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Kindle Personal Documents Service
The Kindle Personal Documents Service can send documents directly to your Kindle device, reading app, and Cloud linked with your Kindle account. Documents can be sent either from the Send to Kindle application or from an authorized e-mail address.
Whispersync automatically syncs last page read, bookmarks, and annotations, with the exception of PDFs and files transferred via USB.
Note: We may limit the number of personal documents you may send, download, or store.
About Send to Kindle
Send to Kindle is a free application that lets you easily send personal documents to your Kindle devices, applications, and Kindle Library.
To successfully send personal documents using your Send-to Kindle
e-mail address, ensure that:
Attach the document to a new e-mail, or forward an existing e-mail with the document attached, to the Send-to-Kindle e-mail address. You can modify your Send-to-Kindle e-mail address at any time.
You can send personal documents to your registered Kindle devices, supported Kindle reading applications, and Kindle Library in the Cloud by e-mailing them to your Send-to-Kindle e-mail address. Your address is unique and is assigned to you when you register your Kindle device or reading app.
Your Approved Personal Document E-mail List
You can only receive personal documents from e-mail addresses you have approved.
Personal Document Storage
When you send personal documents using your Send to Kindle e-mail address, your documents are automatically stored in Your Kindle Library in the Cloud. Your Kindle Library can hold up to 5GB of personal documents.
Manage Personal Documents Stored in Your Kindle Library
You can visit Manage Your Kindle to manage your personal documents in Your Kindle Library.
Transfer Personal Documents Via USB
You can transfer a personal document from your computer to your Kindle device.
Before you can transfer a document from your computer to your Kindle, you need to modify your Send to Kindle e-mail address to use the convention [name]@free.kindle.com.
Kindle Personal Documents Service Fees
There is a document processing fee for the Kindle Personal Documents Service when you do not use Wi-Fi or USB. Fees for the Kindle Personal Document Service via Whispernet are based on the size of the file submitted, your country, and where you're accessing Whispernet. If possible, we will attempt to deliver via Wi-Fi rather than Whispernet, and no document processing fee will be charged.
Note: Kindle Personal Documents Service doesn't charge fees for delivery of personal documents to Kindle devices over Wi-Fi or to Kindle reading apps.
Note: Kindle Personal Documents Service is not available via Whispernet in Canada, Japan, Brazil, Australia, Mexico and certain other countries. Please connect to Wi-Fi to receive your personal documents, or go to Transfer Personal Documents Via USB for information about e-mailing personal documents to your computer for USB transfer to your Kindle device
Supported File Types for Kindle Personal Documents Service
Kindle Personal Documents Service supports the following file types.
These files can be combined into a compressed ZIP (.ZIP) file. ZIP files are automatically opened by the conversion service, converted to the Kindle format, and stored in Your Kindle Library.
To convert your personal PDF documents converted to the Kindle format, type "convert" in the subject of the e-mail when you send your personal documents to your Send-to-Kindle address.
Your Use of Kindle Personal Document Service
You may send personal documents to your supported devices for your personal, non-commercial use only. We may limit the volume or number of documents you may send, download, or store.
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