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In reply to an earlier post on Nov 16, 2012 10:52:35 AM PST
Last edited by the author on Nov 16, 2012 10:52:43 AM PST
Lesley, which Kindle do you have? If it's an e-ink Kindle, you can try a hard reset by holding the power slider for 30 seconds. If that doesn't help, your screen is permanently broken. Call Kindle Customer Service... if the Kindle is still under warrantee, you can get a free replacement. If not, they'll still give you a small discount on a new one.

Posted on Nov 16, 2012 10:09:42 AM PST
Lesley Baird says:
My kindle has lines going down it I can not read it nor am I able to go in to menu can anyone help

Posted on Oct 27, 2012 7:34:14 PM PDT
luvshihtzu says:
First, go to your Manage My Kindle page on Amazon and unregister the Kindle 2 from your account. Use the list on the left that lists Manage my Devices. Find the listing for that Kindle and on the far right it will say deregister. That should change the information on the actual Kindle. Check the actual Kindle to make sure you haven't listed your name and info anywhere else. When I give my Kindles away I just leave the books on it. The new owner will be able to read them if they wish. If you don't want the person to see which books you have, then delete them.

In reply to an earlier post on Oct 27, 2012 7:26:46 PM PDT
 Ann says:
From the Home page, press Menu -> Settings -> Menu -> Reset to Factory Defaults

Initial post: Oct 27, 2012 7:12:06 PM PDT
R. Tapia says:
I need to eliminate my info on kindle 2 as I am giving it to someone. How do I delete my info.
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