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Initial post: May 27, 2012 6:52:15 PM PDT
Over and over it happens that I highlight passages in my kindle for iPad app, and return to consult them only to find they have disappeared. Has anyone else had this problem and is there any way to avoid it?

Posted on Aug 21, 2012 11:16:52 PM PDT
On my new iPad I can't drag a highlight, only highlight one word. I can't find a fix. Or other reference to this problem.

Posted on Oct 10, 2012 7:20:29 AM PDT
Paul Bienick says:
I'm seeing this behavior quite often. It's extremely frustrating.

In reply to an earlier post on Oct 10, 2012 8:29:36 AM PDT
S. Kessler says:
No, I haven't had the problem. I love the software update that allows for one-step highlighting on the iPad. It's so easy.

In reply to an earlier post on Oct 10, 2012 10:43:50 AM PDT
Paul Bienick says:
One-step highlighting? How does one do that? In iBooks, you can pinch-out to select an entire paragraph which is lovely, but that doesn't work in the Kindle app.

Posted on Oct 24, 2012 10:17:17 AM PDT
anonymous says:
I have this problem too! i found that if i highlight a section of a book in my Kindle app for iPad and then hit the home button to exit the app, my highlights are saved. If i highlight and then the iPad goes to sleep without me actually hitting the home button to exit the app, ALL highlights from that reading session will be lost! I never notices this problem prior to updating to iOS6. Maybe amazon needs to update their app for iOS6?? Amazon-- please fix!!!

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 16, 2012 3:07:20 PM PST
travelingal says:
Same problem here and only after updating! An Amazon problem that needs to be fixes. very frustrating to do all the highlighting and then zip it's all gone. Makes me not like my IPad anymore, as I do some serious reading!
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