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Initial post: May 14, 2011 7:38:26 AM PDT
Can I change the language from English to Spanish? Thanks for any input.

Posted on May 14, 2011 7:43:10 AM PDT
I am not aware of any options to change the language from English into any other language.

Posted on May 16, 2011 1:11:41 AM PDT
krystalspin says:
Not for menus, etc. You can read Spanish books; get them here:

http://www.amazon.com/gp/search?node=154606011&redirect=true&p_20=Spanish

However if you try to use TTS, it will pronounce the words as if they were English.

Posted on Oct 29, 2011 5:27:51 PM PDT
Gene Payne says:
While famiarizing myself with the controls on my new Kindle, I accidentally changed the language to Italian. How do I change it back to English.

Posted on Oct 29, 2011 5:30:02 PM PDT
The Artist says:
You can change the language on the new Basic Kindle ($79). I'm not sure about the Touch. You'll have to read the product page.

In reply to an earlier post on Oct 29, 2011 5:49:02 PM PDT
The Artist says:
Gene, from the user's manual, Chapter 4:

Customizing your Kindle settings
To go to the Settings page, select Settings from the Home screen menu. Use the Next page and Previous Page buttons to view all the options. The available settings are:

...

Device Language: Shows the current language for menus, alerts, and dialog boxes, and allows you to change to a different language.

In reply to an earlier post on Nov 4, 2011 1:02:00 PM PDT
R. Gomez says:
Hi, which version of the software has this feature? I have a Kindle 3rd generation and I just downloaded firmware version 3.3.
And I can't change the language.

Thanks

In reply to an earlier post on Nov 4, 2011 1:02:00 PM PDT
R. Gomez says:
Hi, which version of the software has this feature? I have a Kindle 3rd generation and I just downloaded firmware version 3.3.
And I can't change the language.

Thanks

In reply to an earlier post on Nov 4, 2011 1:04:08 PM PDT
It's the $79 basic one that has the option to change languages. As far as I can tell, it's the only one.

Posted on Nov 4, 2011 6:21:19 PM PDT
B. Gonzalez says:
I don't think that you can change the K3 into Spanish, but you can buy a Spanish dictionary from the Kindle store and change it to be the default dictionary. Also, here is a link to the Kindle Spanish help section:

http://www.amazon.com/gp/help/customer/display.html/ref=hp_sn_espanol?nodeId=200576860

You can get a copy of the User's Manual here: http://kindle.s3.amazonaws.com/Kindle%20User%27s%20Guide%2C%205th%20Edition_Spanish.pdf

Saludos!

Posted on Dec 6, 2011 6:18:32 AM PST
A friend of mine has the next gen problems is . It was bought in U.K everything is in english until they try the shop on amazon then its Amazon.es how do we change that to dot com or dot co.uk??

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 6, 2011 6:30:10 AM PST
Last edited by the author on Dec 6, 2011 6:30:37 AM PST
T. Cook says:
You use a British or American Credit Card with a British or American billing address.
British for co.uk, American for .com

Posted on Dec 6, 2011 6:32:41 AM PST
B. Gonzalez says:
They should try updating the country: http://www.amazon.com/gp/help/customer/display.html/ref=hp_k4land_country?nodeId=200730090#countryupdate

Posted on Dec 6, 2011 1:03:33 PM PST
@ T.Cook sorry that make no difference i used a spanish credit card with a spanish address and still mine shopped on amazon.com or uk

Posted on Dec 19, 2011 7:34:54 AM PST
I have bought a Kindle but caught wrong buttons & now it is in German! Help please.

Posted on Dec 27, 2011 3:42:08 AM PST
D. Singleton says:
I too have done the same, any replies?

Posted on Dec 27, 2011 3:52:17 AM PST
CBRetriever says:
menu -> Einstellungen -> go to page 2 -> Gerätesprachen -> Einstellen and click on english

Posted on Jan 18, 2012 4:52:18 AM PST
I. D. Shin says:
Is there a way to read Korean on Kindle Keyboard?

In reply to an earlier post on Jan 29, 2012 12:39:46 PM PST
Hi, I did the same but Portuguese, can anyone help to get back to english?

Posted on Jan 29, 2012 12:48:32 PM PST
CBRetriever says:
google translator (google - language tools) works well - hit your menu button then look for the one that's the closest to settings as far as translation goes and click it, then go to page two (it's always on page to of that choice) and find the one that translates as language

sorry, but for the others, I knew a bit of the language so browsing the help files wasn't too hard, and I could easily find the choices, but I know no portuguese

In reply to an earlier post on Jan 29, 2012 1:33:19 PM PST
Gene Payne says:
1. Press Menu button.
2. Select settings (9th opption in the menu).
3. press the "next page" bar on the side of the Kindle two times.
4. the second option is "Device Language" press enter to select desired language.

Posted on Mar 28, 2012 8:50:31 AM PDT
this is a nightmare. I think it is completely impossible to change the language on a Kindle touch. I have an English version and need to put an Italian dictionary on it. I believe it just cannot be done, yet it was possible on the older or cheaper versions??? What were they thinking???!!!

Posted on Mar 28, 2012 11:03:34 AM PDT
Last edited by the author on Mar 28, 2012 11:04:27 AM PDT
CBRetriever says:
the new kindle touches (wifi and 3G/wifi) that were released to the other kindle stores ( amazon.es , amazon.it, amazon.co.uk , amazon.fr and amazon.de ) have the languague options - maybe an update will give that to the first kindle touches that were released and maybe not.

In reply to an earlier post on May 4, 2012 7:01:34 PM PDT
I have the same problem , but I can`t solve it because I can`t reach page 2!!! And I don`t now why?

Posted on May 4, 2012 9:06:30 PM PDT
Last edited by the author on May 4, 2012 9:24:14 PM PDT
Tom Lucente says:
so far i purchesed 2 solitaire games and i see nothing but words, where are the games
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