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#1 ~A2~

Posted 10 April 2012 - 08:16 PM

Hi all

Just wondering when you purchase a kindle book through Amazon can you download it to two sites at once.

I am thinking of purchasing an ipad and this would be handy as DD and I often want to read the kindle at the same time.

Just wondering how you get the books on both without paying twice and how hard it is.


#2 Cheryl_v

Posted 10 April 2012 - 08:29 PM

It's very easy.  I have an iPad for me, a Kindle for my oldest son and my older daughter has the Kindle app on her iPod.  All I have to do is select which of them I want it sent to when I click the purchase button.  If I want it sent to more than one device I can do it from the Amazon site as well, from "My Account" select "Manage Your Kindle" then all the books I've purchased are listed with "Actions" and that is where I send it to another device.

#3 Oriental lily

Posted 11 April 2012 - 03:34 PM

I think I read somewhere that you can link up to six devices to one amazon account.

I have an iPad and a kinde and it's very easy to manage.

One thing I love about kindle and amazon is it almost self manages.

It's great for a techno illiterate fool like me lol.

#4 lindasjc

Posted 11 April 2012 - 04:10 PM

Out of interest, I am looking to order a Kindle from Amazon, is there any extra adaptors we need for our power? or are they ready to plug in and go?


#5 heffalumpsnwoozles

Posted 11 April 2012 - 04:14 PM

Not sure where DH got mine, but it doesn't come with an AC adaptor, it charges via a USB cable to the computer, which is provided with the Kindle.

#6 lindasjc

Posted 11 April 2012 - 10:04 PM

Thanks, looking at the Kindle Keyboard 3G  for $139. L

#7 ~A2~

Posted 12 April 2012 - 11:42 PM

Thanks for the info girls, and I agree that the Kindle itself is awesome for the techno illiterate ones such as I original.gif

lindasjc - The kindle will come with everything you need and that sounds like the same price I paid for mine.

I recommend you get a cover as well (I got one with a light) and get them sent at the same time.


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