Downloading books to your Amazon Kindle is easy. In this short tutorial, you'll learn how to provide your Kindle with the unprecedented range of books, magazines, newspapers, and comics Amazon provides, as well as e-books and other documents you may have on your computer You can read and enjoy them.
When You Buy a New Book from Amazon
If you own a Kindle, you obviously buy a book from Amazon's Kindle Store to read it. If you're buying a new book or magazine to read on your Kindle with your computer, follow these steps to make sure it's instantly transferred to your device.
After signing in to your Amazon account and navigating to the Amazon page Kindle Store for the book you wish to purchase, you will find on the right side of your browser window:
Just below the button Buy Now / Buy With One Click you will find a drop down menu labeled Deliver to . All Kindle e-readers or Amazon Kindle apps on your smartphone, tablet, or computer that are linked to your Amazon account are listed in this menu.
To select the target device for the new book you want to buy, click the menu to open it. Select the desired device or app. Now you buy one. The book or magazine you just purchased will be instantly sent to your device of choice via Amazon's Whispernet. If you've accidentally sent your new purchase to a wrong device, or decide to read it on multiple devices, such as your iPhone and Kindle Paperwhite, continue with the next section of this guide.
Reading a Book from Your Existing Kindle Library
If you want to read a book, magazine, or other magazine you've previously purchased, your Kindle's operating system is that easy. The following instructions also apply if you want to download a new book or magazine for simultaneous reading on multiple devices or Kindle apps.
To start the Kindle, turn it on by turning on the power or, if equipped with a cover, opening the cover. If necessary, navigate to your Kindle Home screen by tapping the top of the device's display and then tapping the Home icon at the top of the screen.
When you return to your Home screen, you should see two words on your Kindle's screen that are directly below your Kindle Home icon in the upper left corner of the display: All and Downloaded .Tap the word All .This will display a list of all books, other publications, and Open audiobooks purchased from Amazon or Audible to use with your Kindle, then browse the list and tap the item you want to download to your Kindle if your device is connected to a Wi-Fi or cellular connection , the content becomes downloaded immediately to your Kindle.
Now tap Downloaded : If you do, you can see all the local content currently being downloaded to your Kindle. The book or magazine you just downloaded should be there waiting for you.