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Manage Your Kindle on Amazon.com

After you register your Kindle from the device, you can use Manage Your Kindle to view and change your account information, check the status of orders, manage your subscriptions, and download Kindle content you've purchased from Amazon.com.

From the Manage Your Kindle page, click the options listed on the left side of the page to manage Your Kindle Library items or Your Kindle Account.

Your Kindle Library

View and manage all your Kindle content, including subscriptions, audiobooks, active content and more.

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Filter view

Under Your Kindle Library, click the arrow to reveal all View options and narrow your results to only display books, newspapers, magazines, blogs, audiobooks, active content or personal documents. You can also filter to show only book loans.

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Search your library

Enter search terms in the search field at the top of the screen to search your entire Kindle library.

Actions

Click the "+" symbol next to a title to reveal all information and options.

Use the Actions dropdown menu to deliver a title to your Kindle device or Kindle app, download and transfer via USB, loan a book (if eligible for lending), or delete an item from your library.

Use the Actions dropdown menu for any Kindle subscription content to deliver a past issue to your Kindle, download and transfer a past issue via USB, or cancel a subscription.

Click the "Order Details" link to view the Order Summary in Your Account, or the "View Product Page" to see the product detail page on Amazon.com.

Delivering a title

Locate the item you wish to download from the Your Kindle Library list. Filter your view or search your library to quickly find the item.

  1. Click the Actions button and choose "Deliver to my …" from the dropdown menu.
  2. A pop up box appears. Select which Kindle device or Kindle app to send the title to.
  3. A confirmation message appears above the title on the Your Kindle Library page.

Permanently remove an item from Your Kindle Library and Archived Items

Locate the item you wish to download from the Your Kindle Library list. Filter your view or search your library to quickly find the item.

Click the Actions button and choose "Delete from library" to permanently remove the title item from your account and Archived Items.

Note that after the title is removed from your account, you will no longer have access to re-download this title unless you re-purchase it. Existing copies of this title already on your device will not be removed unless you choose to delete them. For more information on removing content from your device please see Removing Kindle Content.

Pending Deliveries

Use the Pending Deliveries page to view your Kindle content that is queued for delivery, pre-orders, gift orders, and any orders with payment issues.

Manage Your Devices

The Manage Your Devices page lists all of your registered Kindle devices and Kindle apps and allows you to update or change the name and Kindle e-mail address of your Kindle device. The page also lists the Send-to-Kindle e-mail address for each device which enables you to send personal documents to your supported devices. You can also deregister a device or app on this page, view warranty information, and manage Whispersync syncronization. Click the "+" icon next to the device name to display all options.

If your Kindle is lost or stolen, or you transfer ownership to another person, you will need to deregister your Kindle from your Amazon.com account.

To change your Kindle's name and e-mail address:

  1. Locate the device and click the "Edit" link.
  2. Enter a new name and/or e-mail prefix.
  3. Click the Update button when finished.
  4. A confirmation message appears above the device name on the Manage Your Devices page.

Learn more about your Kindle's e-mail address.

To deregister a Kindle:

  1. Locate the device.
  2. Click the "Deregister" link..
  3. Click the Deregister button in the pop-up window.
  4. A confirmation message appears above the device name on the Manage Your Devices page.

Kindle Payment Settings

Amazon Kindle uses the 1-Click Payment Method, which requires a debit card or credit card as payment method. When you enter a 1-Click Payment Method on the Manage Your Kindle page on Amazon.com, any purchase you make from your Kindle devicewill automatically be charged to that payment method.

To add or change the default Kindle 1-Click Payment method:

  1. Scroll to "Kindle 1-Click Payment."
  2. Click "Edit Payment."

Note: Changing your default 1-Click payment method on Manage Your Kindle will change your 1-Click payment method for all Amazon.com transactions you make going forward. See the Ordering via 1-Click Help page for more information about using 1-Click ordering on Amazon.com.

To edit payment for current subscriptions:

  1. Scroll to "Current Subscriptions" and locate the title you want to edit.
  2. Click "Edit Payment."

Subscriptions Settings

The Subscription Settings page lets you make changes to your Kindle subscription content.

Click the "+" icon next to the device name to display all options. Click the "Edit" links to manage your payment information and to determine where all future editions should be delivered.

Use the Actions dropdown menu to deliver a past issue to your Kindle, download and transfer a past issue via USB, or cancel a subscription.

Click "View inactive subscriptions" to view and manage just this content.

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Downloading Back Issues

Only recent issues of magazines and newspapers and recent blog entries will be available for re-download from your Kindle through Archived Items or through the Manage Your Kindle page. Older issues of newspapers and magazines and older blog entries are automatically deleted from your Kindle to make room for additional content.  If you need access to a back issue of a newspaper or magazine, please keep the issue on your Kindle as described in Keeping Subscription Content below.

To download available issues from Amazon.com:

  1. Visit the Manage Your Kindle page.
  2. Locate the ubscription Settings page and click the "+" symbol next to the publication title to view subscription details.
  3. Choose "Deliver past issue to my …" from the Actions dropdown menu and choose your preferred device.

Keeping Subscription Content

Older issues of newspapers and magazines appear inside a grouping called "Periodicals: Back Issues." Selecting the grouping takes you to a screen that displays the back issues you have on your Kindle.

Your Kindle device automatically deletes issues that are more than seven issues old to free up space for new content. An exclamation point next to an issue indicates that it will be deleted soon. If you'd like to keep a copy of an issue, follow these steps:

  1. Open the specific issue from the Kindle Home screen.
  2. Press the Menu button and select "Keep This Issue."

You will then see the word "keep" to the left of the issue title in Home.

Personal Documents Settings

Maximum Personal Document Charge

You can set the maximum charge allowed for a single personal document sent wirelessly to your Kindle. Any personal document exceeding this charge will be sent to your @free.kindle.com address and a notification will be sent to your Kindle. We will also attempt to send the document to your Kindle for free via Wi-Fi. To learn more, see Transferring, Downloading, and Sending Files to Kindle.

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Note: The free Kindle application for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch interacts with Amazon.com and your Kindle Library using your device's wireless data service or a Wi-Fi connection. Your wireless carrier or network service provider may charge a fee for these services. Delivery of Kindle content to these device from Amazon.com is always free.

Approved Personal Document E-mail List

Your supported devices can only receive e-mailed attachments from e-mail addresses authorized on the Manage Your Kindle page. For a detailed description of how to send files to your Kindle via the wireless connection, see Sending Personal Documents to Kindle.

To add or edit an approved e-mail address:

  1. Scroll to "Approved Personal Document E-mail List".
  2. If the desired e-mail address is not listed, click the "Edit" link to add an e-mail address you wish to use for sending content to your Kindle.

You can also use the "Edit" link to remove an address from the list.

  1. If you wish to authorize multiple senders from the same domain, enter a partial address, omitting the user name: @youremailservice.com.

Country Settings

We'll display your country or region at the top of the Kindle Store so you know you're browsing the catalog of titles available for your country or region.

To select or change your home country:

  1. Click the "Change" link if the displayed country is incorrect.
  2. Choose an existing home address from your Amazon.com account or enter a new one.
  3. Click the Update button when finished.

International Roaming Settings

Fees for some wireless services downloaded using 3G may apply. Please see Wireless on Your Kindle for more information about available services.

Your Individual Charges

If you are a U.S. customer traveling internationally and have accepted International Delivery Fees for services such as wirelessly receiving periodicals or personal documents, the fees for those services will be displayed on the Manage Your Kindle Page. Personal documents fees are listed on the Personal Documents Settings page and charges for subscriptions delivery can be found on the Subscription Settings page. Please see Wireless on Your Kindle for more information about available services.

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