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Initial post: Nov 17, 2011 8:45:15 PM PST
Chiefster says:
I am using the Kindle Fire and when I open the App store it loads and the immediately and automatically just closes and goes back to the main homepage. Because of this I cannot buy or browse apps. Any idea what is going on here? This is pretty absurd.

Posted on Nov 17, 2011 8:48:35 PM PST
T. Anderson says:
I'd try the normal stuff like reseting it (hold the power button for 20 seconds) if that doesn't work I guess you're going to have to call support in the morning.

Posted on Nov 17, 2011 8:48:55 PM PST
P. Poon says:
I am experiencing the same problem. I even wiped my device thinking something was wrong with it. :(

Posted on Nov 17, 2011 8:50:20 PM PST
I just started to have that same issue! I have not idea what's wrong!!!!

Posted on Nov 17, 2011 8:50:41 PM PST
Chiefster says:
Wow. Now I can get to the App store but when I click on an App it immediately backs out. What a crap product.

Posted on Nov 17, 2011 8:51:35 PM PST
Eric Wooten says:
Same problem here. Just got my kindle fire and now app tab force closes.

Posted on Nov 17, 2011 8:51:48 PM PST
Its not the kindle its server side

Posted on Nov 17, 2011 8:52:17 PM PST
Cathy Berg says:
I'm also having the same issue. Obviously there's an univeral problem that needs resolved.

Posted on Nov 17, 2011 8:54:13 PM PST
It just started about an hour ago.

In reply to an earlier post on Nov 17, 2011 8:54:20 PM PST
P. Poon says:
It just came out a couple days ago...I'm sure their servers are being hit pretty hard...the Fire is not a crap product.

Posted on Nov 17, 2011 8:54:34 PM PST
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Posted on Nov 17, 2011 8:58:17 PM PST
L. Sedor says:
Yup. Just started having this problem too. Through quick, precision button clicking, you can kind of get around it. Just going to have to wait for a fix.

Posted on Nov 17, 2011 8:58:21 PM PST
Same problem. I can get into the App store, but the moment I tap on an app, it goes to that page and then backs out to the main App store page. If I try to scroll in the App store, it kicks me to the App page on the Device side.

Posted on Nov 17, 2011 8:59:21 PM PST
T. Wisdom says:
Works now!

Posted on Nov 17, 2011 9:00:08 PM PST
Virginia L says:
Love my kindle. Expect a few bugs. Be patient. Amazon wants their customrs happy. It will get fixed. It sounds like a server issue

Posted on Nov 17, 2011 9:02:32 PM PST
P. Poon says:
Back up now!

Posted on Nov 17, 2011 9:06:06 PM PST
roz8194 says:
Having the same problem. Will be patient. Thanks for your posts.

Posted on Nov 19, 2011 10:39:33 AM PST
N. Hines says:
I am having the same problem with the Apps guess we will have to wait and see what happens

In reply to an earlier post on Mar 16, 2012 4:33:34 PM PDT
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Posted on Mar 17, 2012 10:05:22 AM PDT
ghost hunter says:
My kindle wont let me open the appstore or my apps it says unknown error .........my Internet keeps saying the website is insecure what should i do? ....i have strong wifi connection too.

Posted on Mar 28, 2012 7:46:46 AM PDT
I'm having the same problem as ghost hunter. Exactly. Help us please, I need my damn flash player.

Posted on Apr 9, 2012 9:54:20 PM PDT
Go to date/time and change to "automatic"

In reply to an earlier post on Apr 14, 2012 7:07:22 AM PDT
That's what happens to ke

In reply to an earlier post on Apr 16, 2012 7:35:46 PM PDT
Carlotta says:
It worked!! Thankyou (:

Posted on May 21, 2012 6:00:07 AM PDT
l.tocco says:
Yay! I had the same problem and just ran into this discussion accidentally...it worked! Need my Kindle for the 8 hour drive with a 2 1/2 yr old :)
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