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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by anna12345, Oct 24, 2012.

  1. anna12345

    anna12345 New Member
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    Dear all, I am brand-new to the tablet (Samsung tab) and I have downloaded Kindle app yesterday and it shows that my device has been registered with Amazon (at least the only option I am getting is to deregister it, thus assume it is registered). Amazon shows that the book has been sent to my device, however all I am getting on the app is the black screen (showing only a list of potential books (all books, archived books etc with zeros everywhere).
    Can you please share some tips/ideas?
    Thanks!
     

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  2. DoctorCAD

    DoctorCAD Well-Known Member
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    The 3 dots on the "library" screen, pick that and pick "sync and check for items"
     
  3. AnciusD

    AnciusD Well-Known Member
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    I remember being a bit puzzled too by the Amazon Kindle app. Can't remember what i did exactly but check the settings (far right) of the app on the Tab. As I recall, it initially shows only downloaded books. Try the Settings>Sync and Check for Items.
     
  4. jpaskell

    jpaskell Well-Known Member
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    On my Tab2, all the books on my Kindle showed up and I just touched the book I wanted to read, the cloud downloaded it and I started to read away!!!
     
  5. jradicle11

    jradicle11 That Guy
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    If you can, use the task manager to kill the Kindle app. Reload and see if your book is there.
     
  6. Mackinon

    Mackinon Well-Known Member
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    I downloaded some books from torrent just to try the app and copied the mobi files in the kindle folder on the internal memory and i got the books in kindle app.

    Make sure you copy the books in kindle folder directly. The mobi files should not be in folders inside the kindle folder.
     

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