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Initial post: Jan 8, 2012 4:07:27 AM PST
Okay...that might be an idiotic question,but after 1/2 hour if search I have to ask...where are the settings on kindle fire?? I am trying to do the one time download for android apps. I read the forum, and there is an explanation, but it asks to go to the web browser and the applications...when you press 'web'it simply goes to the last web page you naviagated...please advice. Thank you!

Posted on Jan 8, 2012 4:12:39 AM PST
SeaLevel274 says:
From the Home page, you can get into Settings by tapping on the little gear icon at the very top.

Posted on Jan 8, 2012 4:14:29 AM PST
Of course! Thank you!!

Posted on Dec 22, 2012 4:55:41 PM PST
I do not see a 'gear' icon. At the VERY top of my Kindle Fire HD 8.9" there is not a gear icon. There is only :
Shop Games Apps Books Music Videos Newsstand Audiobooks Web Photos Docs

Above that is a speaker and a battery icon

Please help!

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 22, 2012 4:57:05 PM PST
Last edited by the author on Dec 23, 2012 1:47:29 AM PST
CBRetriever says:
use your finger and scroll over to the +More (settings)

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 22, 2012 5:01:57 PM PST
Pull down with your finger from the top of the screen

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 22, 2012 5:36:56 PM PST
Docs is the last one. scrolling to the left or right does not reveal any other choices other than the ones I mentioned

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 22, 2012 5:37:45 PM PST
Scrolling up or down doesn't reveal anything further. Neither does a left/right scroll.

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 22, 2012 5:41:35 PM PST
Last edited by the author on Dec 22, 2012 5:42:41 PM PST
 Ann says:
@Denise - Swipe down from the top of the screen to open the Settings menu on the newer Fires. Only the 1st-generation Fire has a "gear" icon.

ETA: Online documentation for your Fire is here - http://www.amazon.com/gp/help/customer/display.html/ref=hp_200127470_fire_hd_8_9?ie=UTF8&nodeId=201016060
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