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Initial post: Jul 6, 2011 5:47:44 PM PDT
Just want to know, what is a kindle email address, where do i find it and what do I send to it. Thanks

Posted on Jul 6, 2011 6:11:29 PM PDT
Artist says:
If you have a Kindle, you can find your e-mail address two different ways. One is to click Menu, Settings, then find the e-mail section (I can't remember what it's called right now) on your Kindle, or go to, click on Manage Your devices, then look at the Kindle information. The Kindle e-mail is for sending personal docs to your Kindle, which include documents that are converted for you into a Kindle-compatible format. If you want to sent it via wi-fi, you just have to put the word "free" in front of the address, i.e., becomes

In reply to an earlier post on Jul 6, 2011 6:12:47 PM PDT
You can see the email address on your Kindle - press Menu --> Settings --> page 2 of the Settings menu.

You can use it only to send documents to the Kindle, not for sending or receiving emails. Read all about it in the user guide on the Kindle.

In reply to an earlier post on Aug 18, 2011 6:04:31 PM PDT
What if I have only a Kindle App on my Android phone? I can't figure out what my 'kindle' email address is to send the attachment to. ? I pull up the devices registered to my Amazon account & it lists my phone, but no email address is listed. ??

Posted on Aug 18, 2011 7:37:55 PM PDT
T. Moody says:
Usually the address is and

You can send documents that are several different formats...pdf, rtf, jpeg etc...

I send documents that I would normally have to be at a computer to view or that take forever to load and view on my phone. Documents like my son's school lunch menu for the month (handy at the grocery store), times tables (for on the go), son's class schedule, recipes, newsletters, work related documents etc...

In reply to an earlier post on Aug 18, 2011 7:41:34 PM PDT
I don't have a kindle though...just an application for my android phone. ?

Posted on Aug 18, 2011 7:54:17 PM PDT
C. S. Jones says:
Free apps don't have email addresses.

In reply to an earlier post on Aug 19, 2011 7:28:30 AM PDT
T. Moody says:
I'm sorry Grace. I was replying to the OP's post.

You will only have a kindle e-mail address if you have the actual Kindle. It does not work with the app.

In reply to an earlier post on Jan 19, 2012 6:46:00 AM PST
I am also having the same problem, Join you in asking the same question.

In reply to an earlier post on Jan 19, 2012 6:48:03 AM PST
But, I can see Iphone Users having the address and not Andriod

Which is not acceptable?

My friend an Iphone user have Kindle email address and Me being Andriod user, I do not have kindle email address which is not fair?

Posted on Feb 21, 2012 8:00:44 PM PST
I keep sending a doc to my kindle address but it dosent go to my doc folder.... don't know. Where Its going. I even emailed it to yahoo account and was able to down load it but still don't know where it was saved...does anybody know?

In reply to an earlier post on Feb 26, 2012 6:40:18 PM PST
how do i find out what my kindle address is & how do i add addresses to my approved emaillist???

In reply to an earlier post on Feb 26, 2012 6:43:54 PM PST
@Michael: Go to the Manage Your Kindle page on the website at and look at the various menu options there.

In reply to an earlier post on May 23, 2013 12:41:43 PM PDT
Hello Artist. Thank you for your post - I have the same problem as Jeanine. However, when I go to Menu, Settings, My Account, Manage E-Mail settings etc. all I get is a link to my personal email account with NTL. There is no address listed. Do you - or anyone else - have any suggestions about why this might be? Thank you.

In reply to an earlier post on May 23, 2013 12:43:11 PM PDT
No. Manage DEVICES.

Posted on Jul 8, 2013 7:04:53 PM PDT
Marcus says:
This conversion method doesn't work for Kindle apps such as Kindle for PC, Kindle for Android, Kindle for iPhone/iPad/iPod, etc. This is because there are native application for these platforms that support document formats in question and they should be used to access these documents.

Read more:

Posted on Jun 29, 2014 1:15:05 AM PDT
I need to get my e mail ...I had Yahoo and I just can't get no one to help me....can u suggest what I can do ?????

In reply to an earlier post on Jun 29, 2014 3:53:48 AM PDT
CBRetriever says:
yep, start a new thread about it and someone who knows something about the email app (not the send to kindle email address for documents) will probably help you

In reply to an earlier post on Jun 29, 2014 4:12:12 AM PDT
Last edited by the author on Jun 29, 2014 4:14:35 AM PDT
Same thing is happening to me. Did you figure it out? Would love to know. My docs are going somewhere but I can't find them. I also can't figure out how to send pics from my phone.

In reply to an earlier post on Jul 16, 2014 3:00:51 PM PDT
CKMedina says:
What is my Kindle Email address?

In reply to an earlier post on Jul 16, 2014 3:03:12 PM PDT
Please read the first response to the original post in this thread.

In reply to an earlier post on Jul 16, 2014 3:05:10 PM PDT
CKMedina says:
I purchased three books and now "it" says I have to set up an Kindle email address to download my books to??? Whatever happened to buying a book and it downloads to your Kindle Reader automatically????? I just do not understand why everything has to be so complicated now. Bah Humbug!

In reply to an earlier post on Jul 16, 2014 3:09:43 PM PDT
Did you purchase these books from somewhere other than Amazon?

In reply to an earlier post on Jul 16, 2014 3:10:14 PM PDT
CKMedina says:
Great post Doctor. If you find out, sure would like to hear about it... I have searched EVERYWHERE, but it will probably take 4 ever to find a decent website to go to... I know it was given to me somewhere as I try and try to get my books delivered to my Kindle... what a concept, huh?

In reply to an earlier post on Jul 16, 2014 3:12:57 PM PDT
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