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Initial post: Dec 23, 2012, 9:03:48 PM PST
Kindle Paperwhite, 6" High Resolution Display with Built-in Light, Wi-Fi - Includes Special Offers ACCIDENTLY SET MY KINDLE WHITE TO SPANISH 1ST TIME I TURNED IT ON AND NEED TO RESET IT TO ENGLISH

Posted on Dec 23, 2012, 9:06:05 PM PST
NEED HELP ASAP~!

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 23, 2012, 9:10:06 PM PST
JES says:
Call customer service then if you are that impatient. Here is a hint. There is a help link at the top of this page.

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 23, 2012, 9:17:30 PM PST
Last edited by the author on Dec 23, 2012, 9:18:04 PM PST
I have done the hold the button down for 20 second and it still does not reset it to factory shipped. It only resets it to after my wrong hit on spanish instead of english. any idea besides calling for help on the telephone?

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 23, 2012, 9:25:01 PM PST
Last edited by the author on Dec 23, 2012, 9:25:28 PM PST
JES says:
You need to go into settings. Press the menu icon. press the 5th option down. press the 4th option down. then press the 5th option down. press the top option. then choose english.

Posted on Dec 23, 2012, 9:25:29 PM PST
🌲Arual says:
Cheryl,

From the Home screen, tap the three horizontal line icon on the upper right.
Tap Settings (the second choice from the bottom).
Tap Device Options (the second choice from the bottom).
Tap Language And Dictionaries (the last choice).
Tap Language (the first choice).
Tap English (the third choice).

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 23, 2012, 9:29:15 PM PST
then what?

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 23, 2012, 9:30:34 PM PST
🌲Arual says:
That should have set it back to English. What are you seeing now?

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 23, 2012, 9:30:51 PM PST
then what?

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 23, 2012, 9:31:21 PM PST
JES says:
Then if you followed the instructions correctly the menu will be in english.

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 23, 2012, 9:33:07 PM PST
nothing after tapping ingles , afraid i configured it wrong right off the bat.

Posted on Dec 23, 2012, 9:34:21 PM PST
🌲Arual says:
Is it still in Spanish?

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 23, 2012, 9:36:11 PM PST
nothing changed tapped wrong language 1st time i turned it on and it configured that .

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 23, 2012, 9:37:12 PM PST
JES says:
Do you understand that the instructions that were given will change the language from spanish to english?

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 23, 2012, 9:37:54 PM PST
yes

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 23, 2012, 9:39:22 PM PST
yes but home button still in spanish.

Posted on Dec 23, 2012, 9:40:17 PM PST
🌲Arual says:
Cheryl, try changing it again. If it doesn't work, then it's time to talk with Kindle Support.

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 23, 2012, 9:41:39 PM PST
JES says:
Call customer service. 1-866-321-8851

If you followed those instructions it should have changed the language.

Posted on Dec 23, 2012, 9:46:30 PM PST
hey ~ might be ok ~ let u know in a moment~!

Posted on Dec 23, 2012, 9:50:06 PM PST
home page still in spanish but the rest is okay. suggestions welcomed~

Posted on Dec 23, 2012, 9:53:17 PM PST
will check back asap to see how to turn my home page into english ~ thank you so much Jes and Arual for your help~! :)
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