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Registering your Kindle without using Wi-Fi


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In reply to an earlier post on Jan 24, 2015 5:28:12 PM PST
A. Dietz says:
Contact customer support:

To chat with customer support: http://amazon.com/clicktochat
To have customer support call you right back: http://amazon.com/clicktocall

Posted on Jan 24, 2015 5:11:08 PM PST
Call Kindle support.

Posted on Jan 24, 2015 4:55:18 PM PST
Fernando says:
I accidentally deregister my kindle and the wifi in my kindle doesn't work, I need to register manualy or undo the deregistration proccess, but there is no manual registration now on amazon. So what can I do????????

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 25, 2012 11:42:14 PM PST
@Jeremy: Is there a free wifi hotspot near you, e.g. Starbucks or McDonalds? I guess that you don't have a wifi network at home?

Posted on Dec 25, 2012 11:26:44 PM PST
C. S. Jones says:
You can't register from the Amazon page any longer. You could at one time but that was removed.

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 25, 2012 11:23:57 PM PST
I am having all sorts of problems registering my kindle-5. It will not connect with any of the available wi-fi networks and I am going nutser by the minute. What can I do? Some say connect via my account on Amazon but I need precise intructions because when it comes to computers I am very good with wheelbarrows!!!
Please help,
Jay

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 25, 2012 11:03:57 PM PST
You have to register from the Kindle itself while connected to the internet.

Posted on Dec 25, 2012 11:00:32 PM PST
C. S. Jones says:
As noted above you must have a wifi connection in order to complete the registration process.

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 25, 2012 10:57:51 PM PST
Thanks but how do I register it online?

Posted on Nov 15, 2012 11:51:25 PM PST
Bixillarla says:
Actually you cannot register it online anymore. You now need to use WiFi or 3G and register it from the device itself.

In reply to an earlier post on Nov 15, 2012 11:34:00 PM PST
Last edited by the author on Nov 15, 2012 11:34:22 PM PST
CBRetriever says:
a basic Kindle which doesn't have 3G?

Can you create Collections?

In reply to an earlier post on Nov 15, 2012 11:32:16 PM PST
kjames says:
That's actually not true... I've had my kindle for over a year and have never connected it via WI-FI

In reply to an earlier post on Apr 14, 2012 6:06:41 PM PDT
Last edited by the author on Apr 14, 2012 6:07:04 PM PDT
Sheila (NJ) says:
What?!? What on earth does a credit union have to do with wifi? Did they give you a router when you opened your account?

If you have internet access at home you have access to wifi by installing a wireless router. If you happen to have FIOS, their modem is a combination modem/wifi router. If you do not have a combo modem/router then you need to purchase a wireless router and install it. You will not incur an additional monthly fee for this access, it is all done under your regular internet access and just needs the hardware.

In reply to an earlier post on Apr 14, 2012 6:00:52 PM PDT
Jazzy_Jeff says:
Huh??

Posted on Apr 14, 2012 5:59:42 PM PDT
O. Evans says:
I received my WiFi as a gift from my credit union, now I find I need WiFI. Yes, I know I can purchase a router, but it is frustrating that I can't do this without extra expense and time.

In reply to an earlier post on Jan 21, 2012 6:15:32 PM PST
S. Ducharme says:
Thanks, John. Useful info. Now I get it! My router is capable of wireless applications. I've just never set it up that way. I guess I can explore making it so.

Thanks again.

In reply to an earlier post on Jan 21, 2012 6:11:55 PM PST
@S. Ducharme: You have to provide the wifi - it is not the same as 3G wireless. You need a wifi router (about $60 or provided by your broadband internet provider) attached to your broadband connection at home, or you need to go to a wifi hotspot at a place like Starbucks or McDonalds or many cafes and libraries.

Posted on Jan 21, 2012 5:58:43 PM PST
S. Ducharme says:
I'm considering buying a Kindle but have no clue if wifi is in my remote rural area. Does that mean I'd have to physically take the Kindle somewhere that offered wifi to connect before it would be useful to me? Thanks for any insights

In reply to an earlier post on Jan 19, 2012 3:39:24 PM PST
Elyse C says:
Okay then, thank you B. Gonzalez for giving me the correct answer.

Posted on Jan 19, 2012 2:52:53 PM PST
B. Gonzalez says:
You can register it online but will need to connect via wifi at least once.

Posted on Jan 19, 2012 10:31:08 AM PST
You can register your Kindle on the Manage Your Kindle page within the Your Account page.

In reply to an earlier post on Jan 19, 2012 10:30:28 AM PST
HJ Leonard says:
You can register it online through 'your account' on Amazon.com.

Initial post: Jan 19, 2012 10:29:10 AM PST
Elyse C says:
I just got my Kindle today and I am trying to register it; can I do this without wi-fi? If I can register without wi-fi how can I?
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