How can you update your Kindle version?

If you are one of the Kindle owners, then keep updating your Kindle version is an important aspect. Here are the facile steps to update your Kindle version easily.

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How is it going with your Kindle version? Since a long time, the Amazon’s prime Kindle tablet has marked its supreme position in all the reading tablets category in the market. Well, there is no doubt that you must have been doing well with your Kindle version. But, keeping the Kindle updated is one of the prime aspects which many of the users forget to do or just face difficult in the updating process. That’s why we are here with the facile steps to update any Kindle version easily.

1) Checking out the software version- The first thing you need to do is to check out the software version of your Kindle version. To check, just head to the Home menu and click the Menu icon- Settings- Menu and then Device Info. After tapping on all these options, you will directly get the version of your Kindle version easily.

2) Automatically update- After the Kindle device gets linked to the Wi-Fi, the device automatically gets updated without any involvement of the user.

3) Manually Update- Apart from the automatic update, you can also head for the manual update. For a manual update, just head to the Home menu, then to the Menu icon- Settings- Menu (one more time)- Update your Kindle and then OK. After tapping on all the option to start the update, you will witness a message on your Kindle screen “Your Kindle is Updating.” After the completion of the update, the device easily restarted automatically.

4) Updating by using Mac or PC- If you got PC or Mac on your side, then here are the steps to update your Kindle with them.

  • Firstly, head to the Fire and Kindle Software Updates page. Then, just find out your Kindle version, tap on it and then head to download the update available on the page.
  • Now, you will require to link your Kindle device to the PC with the use of a USB cable, then head on to drag and drop the previously mentioned update file on the Kindle drive. After dropping the file, you will require putting the file in the root directory, apart from the other folder on the drive.
  • Once the transfer gets completed, head on to unlink the device from the PC. Now, just head on to the Home screen of your Kindle device, then click the Menu icon- Settings- Menu icon- Update your Kindle and then OK. After tapping on all the options, you will witness a message “Your Kindle is Updating,” and then the device should get a restart and also apply the latest update. In the case of any difficulty, just head to kindle help for better assistance.

  5) Fixing the Kindle update-

  Bug: There is an error message or the option of the “Update Your Kindle” gets disabled.

    When you go for the option of updating the Kindle manually, or after the moving of the update file, if the Update option gets disabled, or if there is an error message after clicking on Update. Here are the solutions.

    Solutions:

  • It can be a situation, where your device has got the updated software version. Head on to check the firmware and software version of the device to ensure whether the device has the updated OS version or running on the previous version.
  • There can also be a situation where the update file put at some other location on the drive of the Kindle device, or there could be an issue with the transferring of the file. You can ensure about the root directory of the file by just linking the Kindle Fire Support or Fire HD to the computer. If you find it at the wrong place, just remove it and placed at the right location.

     Bug: Update failure

     There are instances when you kick start the update process and get the failure before the completion of installation. Get these solutions to fix out the bug.

      Solutions-

  • The reason behind the problem is caused basically due to the renaming of the update file in a wrong manner, or there could be the same number of update files existing. Head on to remove all the update files from the computer. Now, again go for the installation process and be careful regarding the renaming of the update file. Well, according to the Amazon Kindle Support, there could be “no trailing spaces or characters,” like the (1), after the name of the file”.

  Still, if you get any update query, just navigate to kindle com support for expert assistance and solutions.

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2 Common Kindle Fire issues, and How to Fix them.

Being a user of Kindle Fire, if you’re struggling with these two common Kindle Fire issues then instead of roaming here and there, you can follow these facile steps. . For more, you can visit Kindle Fire support.

We all are familiar with Kindle e-readers, if you’re a book lover then we no need to give any explanation. Book lovers just need to put their suitable credentials into Amazon Kindle Login and can grab their favorite books from the library and those who are using Kindle Fire tablet they can also contact professionals, in case they find any trouble on their device. Below we have two most common issues, most of the users are facing. Well, we also grasp the fixations, you just need to follow these steps or simply get in touch with professionals.

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Problem: App won’t load or keeps crashing

This problem has cropped many times in forum posts like this one. If you have a chronic issue with a particular app on your Kindle Fire tablet — Possibly it won’t load, or it keeps freezing or crashing — then you need to follow these steps

Potential solutions:

  • Navigate to Settings > Apps & Games > Manage All Applications and find the issue app. Then, make a tap on Force stop and Clear cache.
  • If that doesn’t work, then try to uninstall the app through Settings > Apps & Games > Manage All Applications > [App name] > Uninstall. By holding down the Power button for 40 seconds restart your device, and then install the app again.
  • You can find some extra advice in the help section of Amazon or you can take Kindle Help by contacting professionals.

Glitch: Stuck on “Optimizing system storage and applications”

Some of the readers have found that their Fire HD gets stuck on message, “Optimizing system storage and applications”, or keeps showcasing the message frequently. This is a fairly general issue, which has been raised in the Amazon forums here and there.

Potential solutions:

  • Plug it into the wall using your authentic cable and charger, and provide it half an hour or so to finish.
  • If it’s still not functioning, then try holding down the Power button for 40 seconds approx. to force a restart.
  • There’s also a chance that this issue is linked to your MicroSD card. If you have a MicroSD card in your tablet, then turn the tablet off and remove it, and then check to see if the problem is fixed. If your MicroSD card is causing the issue and try plugging it into your PC or another device, copy your files, and wipe it. Later, copy them back over before reinserting it into your Fire tablet. For more, you can visit www Kindle Com Support.

Know how to share your Kindle content via Kindle Family Library

Amazon will now allow family members to share their ebooks, games, apps with each other with Family Library feature. Here in this blog, we will discuss the whole process in detail.

 Amazon Kindle is so popular that you, your children and your spouse each might have a separate Kindle.  If you’re already using the Kindle device, then you can visit Www kindle com support, in case if you scuffle with any technical mess or error. What if you will be able to share ebooks , audiobooks, apps and games with your spouse and children as sharing is caring.

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New Kindle offers this chance to share your content with your near and dear ones with this Amazon Family Library feature. If you haven’t brought this device then purchase it today. Rest for any kind of Amazon Kindle Support you can get in touch with professionals.

  1. First of all, you need to check Amazon’s Family Library compatibility page to see if your device is new as some models can only manage Family Library settings whereas, others can only access the shared content. You need at least one Kindle that supports this feature otherwise, you won’t be able to share files.
  2. Ensure that your Kindle has the latest software. If you have set the setting to automatically sync then probably updates have been already installed and downloaded. You can check this by locating your device on the Amazon’s Kindle software updates page and check that your device setting to see is your device on the latest version or it needs to get updated to a new version. Sometimes updating your device occurs very smoothly but sometimes you get stuck then Kindle Support is there to get you out of the technical mess.
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  3. On your Kindle device that you are going to use to manage Family library settings just swipe down from the top and tap setting and then Profiles and Family Library.
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  4. Now you need to tap Adult, after this, hand over your Kindle to your spouse, your partner or any other family member who is willing to share your account. There is no need to hand over your Kindle device to the person as you can also fill in their account info yourself. Just input the required email address and password of their Amazon kindle account and this is required for kindle Sign in and then continue.
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  5. Now follow the remaining steps which are required for approval of the account sharing, payment authorization etc. You can also choose whether you want to share all content or just books.
  6. After this, head towards the Books section on your Kindle device and then access sort option. Now you should be able to see a new entry i.e your family member’s books. You will also receive a confirmation e-mail which will verify newly joined “Household”.
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That’s all now you will be able to share your Kindle content with each other and will be able to increase your collection. For any Kindle Help you can get in touch with Kindle professionals.

IHG Rewards Club members get free Kindle Singles and Kindle books

IHG Rewards club members grants its exclusive members like Gold, Spire, Platinum access to Kindle Singles and Kindle Books from Amazon Publishing.

Amazon Kindle immense popularity is not limited to its users who thinks Amazon Kindle support is the thing which helps them to get out of any technical mess. This time, we have InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) one of the world’s leading hotels companies has recently, announced that they will giving new benefit to the member of its loyalty program, IHG Rewards Club, through an industry-first agreement with Amazon.

 InterContinental Hotels Group PLC is the Group’s holding company and it is incorporated in Great Britain and registered in England and Wales.

Now, IHG Rewards Club member will get access to the curated list of Kindle books from Amazon Publishing and Kindle Singles.

So, what are Kindle Singles well these are essays, memoirs, narratives and short stories which are offered to educate, entertain readers in a short period of time. If you don’t have a Kindle device yet , then no need to worry as Kindle Singles and Kindle editions of Amazon Publishing books are available to Club member via IHG app and in addition to this, you can read your Kindle books on any device which includes your smartphones, tablets through the free Kindle app But for that you need Amazon Kindle account so, just create your account and enjoy the benefits of Kindle.

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Liz Crisafi, Head of Loyalty and Partnerships said “IHG Rewards Club is always expanding and evolving to recognize our members’ loyalty with not just points, but with unique experiences and rewards from leading companies, like Amazon .Their guest needs are constantly changing and they will try to deliver the most relevant and rewarding experience for their IHG Reward Club valued members.

However, Kindle Singles and Kindle editions of Amazon Publishing books will be offered to the members as per their membership level like whether they are Gold Elite, Platinum or Spire.

Moreover, Club members will receive one Kindle Single or Kindle ebook from Amazon Publishing bi-annually.

Gold Elite members will receive one Kindle Single or Kindle book from Amazon Publishing per quarter whereas, Platinum Elite members will be eligible for two Kindle Singles or Kindle books from Amazon Publishing per quarter.Lasly, Spire Elite members will be eligible for three Kindle Singles or Kindle books from Amazon Publishing per quarter.

Jeff Belle, Vice President, Amazon Publishing said that they are delighted to offer Kindle singles and Amazon Kindle Publishing books to IHG Reward Club members. He also said that novels and children book to short fiction essays and stories it has it all and will be beneficial for travellers to read while they are on the go.

Kindle Single and Amazon Publishing books are just one of the benefit of being an IHG Rewards Club membership. Additional IHG Rewards Club member benefits include more savings when booking direct through Your Rate, no blackout dates, extended check-out times, free Internet and access to exclusive, member-only events.

 

Take Kindle help to resolve Password issues

Sometimes your Kindle device don’t work when you use the wrong password. If you are not able to figure out your password then these troubleshooting steps can facilitate you to get you out of password issues.

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Kindle is a revolutionary device for passionate readers and Kindle support provide them with best assistance regarding battery issue, download, issue etc. Kindle device is easy to access but sometimes it encounters some technical problem but you can always ask for Amazon Kindle support. For instance, if you forget your password and not able to use your Kindle device then follow these steps to resolve problems related to password.

1. Forgot Amazon.co.uk account password

In case you change or reset your Amazon.co.uk account password then you can easily restore it by visiting http://www.amazon.co.uk/password and follow the instructions to restore the password.

2. Password doesn’t work when registering

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If your password is not working with your Kindle device then make sure that the password you are using is same as your Amazon.co.uk account and not of your Wi-Fi network. Also, make sure you are using correct case and symbols while typing your password.

3. Forgot Kindle Paperwhite passcode

This password is not same as your Amazon.co.uk account password. In case you forget your passcode for your kindle then you can restore the Kindle device to factory defaults and this will gain you the access again.

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Remember, while restoring the device to factory defaults, all the content on your Kindle Paperwhite gets deleted and gain you have to register your Kindle again for downloading content from the Kindle library.

After all, if you want to restore the Kindle to factory default then enter 111222777.

If nothing is working in your favour then trek to www kindle com support and take the advice from the professionals.

The Best Cheaper E-Reader Device Is Here Amazon Kindle (2016)

Amazon Support  kindle devices are out of range for an average person to purchase. £110 is a lot to spend on a single kindle Paperwhite and even £170 and £270 for kindle voyage and oasis doesn’t make a sense. It’s simply a wastage of money on buying a high end device when the basic is also performing the same functions for £60.

Amazon 2014 kindle was made up of cheap and hard plastic that can be afforded or in a budget of an individual. Now amazon kindle update to 2016 with everything changed than the earlier models

 Design of new kindle:

It is also cheaper and made up of plastic that is little thinner and lighter than the older one. It is just 9.1 mm deep with slim shape. The weight of this device is just 161 g that makes it easy to hold for long reading periods.

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It’s the first time that you will see kindle in two colors. This has been made keeping in view about the grey marks that appeared at the back of white model due to rubbing with some other objects. This is also recommended by the company itself to go with the black color if you want to have your kindle look cleaner for long time because the marks cannot clean easily with your hand or with some cleaner.

The 6 inch touchscreen display respond at once if touched. For changing the page just tap on the either side of screen. There is no problem if you use it with single hand. The pages keep on changing since you reach in the center of screen.

Design and features:

The 167 PPI density does not match with its rest of kindle device that have min of 300 PPI. The sharpness of screen is as it is no matter about size of font. In terms of design the edges are quite jagged. You can avail the same features on your phone by download kindle app via mobile store.

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Only drawback in choosing a basic kindle is it’s built in light. You will not get this light in basic model. This results in difficult reading at night with this kindle. In this case, the bookworms should definitely consider the higher end models like Paperwhite or other brands like Kobo. If you are using kindle fire tablet then you can also enjoy the latest features by update kindle fire software version.

You can select the kindle with special offer version and without special offer version. Just spend $10 to remove irrelevant ads from kindle while reading. You have to choose without special offer version to stop the ads on home screen while locked.

Amazon provides 4GB onboard storage in basic model for storing books in the e-library. You can delete any time with option available to re-download. The connection available for downloading and buying book is only Wi-Fi. No 3G option is provided. It has good battery backup for a month if you use it for 30 minutes only every day in reading through Wi-Fi.

Interface:

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Basic kindle is up to date with additional features. The recent update includes usual dictionary, translator option, highlights, search ideas, and places mentioned in the book. With page flip option, you can see multiple pages on a screen. You can refer to map for searching a particular place given in the e-book without losing the place from where you left reading. For more guidelines or help you can follow kindle fire support link.

Verdict:

It’s difficult to envy the new kindle due to so many features. The design of new kindle is not so appealing but if you made up a mind to not read at night then new kindle is best for you. It is worth to spend more for kindle 2016 than 2014 model if you get some astonishing features in it. Moreover, Kobo has stopped manufacturing entry level touchscreen e-readers so the kindle remains the only option to buy below £100.