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Initial post: Dec 2, 2013 10:44:35 AM PST
SFarris says:
My old kindle recently just stopped working...so I have gone without, but I am now ready to buy a new one...wondering if my contents of books that I have purchase " go on my new one"?

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 2, 2013 10:45:56 AM PST
Register the new one to the same Amazon account as the old one. Do a sync. The titles will show up on the new one, ready to download.

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 2, 2013 11:18:37 AM PST
SFarris says:
Thank you.....sorry to show my "computer skills" but will there be a "sync" link on the new kindle to allow this action?

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 2, 2013 11:20:29 AM PST
Sync and check for items will be a choice on the menu. You bring up the menu on the Home page, and it will be an option there. You will need to be sure your wireless connection is turned on.

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 2, 2013 12:20:38 PM PST
Same as it was on your old Kindle. Menu > Sync and Check for Items.

Posted on Dec 2, 2013 12:26:38 PM PST
Fwburtons says:
I currently have a Nook tablet, but am changing to a reader and can't decide between the Nook glowlight and the kindle paperwhite. Can all of the books from my Nook tablet transfer to the paperwhite?

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 2, 2013 12:34:30 PM PST
The Nook has different formatting and are not readable on the Paperwhite. You could purchase a Kindle Fire and then add the Nook app to read your Nook books.

Posted on Dec 2, 2013 12:35:28 PM PST
C. S. Jones says:
No. You need to run a Nook app to read B&N books and the Paperwhite is a dedicated ereader. It doesn't run apps. You would need a Fire which could have the Nook for android side loaded to it.

Posted on Dec 2, 2013 12:56:07 PM PST
i am trying to decide weather to get a New Kindle HD or get the Kindle HDX, what is the difference? What would be the advantage of the HDX over the HD?

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 2, 2013 1:03:03 PM PST
 Ann says:
@Randy - In a nutshell, the HDX has a front-facing camera and mic for use with Skype, a faster processor, and a higher-resolution screen. It's also available with more storage space. There's a comparison chart on the product pages.

Kindle Fire HD 7", HD Display, Wi-Fi, 16 GB - Includes Special Offers
Kindle Fire HDX 7", HDX Display, Wi-Fi, 16 GB - Includes Special Offers

Posted on Dec 26, 2013 12:46:35 PM PST
B. A. BAILEY says:
I have a kindle, but got a kindle fire hd, can I transfer my books on my old kindle to my new kindle fire hd? thanks for your help.. Ms Bailey

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 26, 2013 1:25:41 PM PST
J. Donahue says:
Yes.

Posted on Dec 26, 2013 3:30:38 PM PST
technically, you are not transferring the books. The Amazon Cloud stores all the books. When you add a device to your Amazon Kindle devices, that device can access all the same books as the original device. We have 9 kindle/kindle fires, several iphones, several android phones all on the Amazon same account. I buy a book and 5 devices can read that copy at one time.

Posted on Jan 9, 2014 4:26:07 PM PST
GrandM says:
My iPad and iPhone no longer match the page I'm on when going on to my kindle. How do I fix this...
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