Books & Videos

Table of Contents

  1. Getting Started and Reading

    1. Chapter 1 Out of the Box: Setting Up, Taking a Tour

      1. Parts and Ports
      2. Turning the Fire On, Making It Yours
      3. Rotation and Orientation
      4. Turning the Fire Off
      5. The Home Screen
      6. Prying Eyes and Controlling Kids
      7. Tapping, Touching, Typing
      8. Installing Apps
      9. Cloud vs. Device
    2. Chapter 2 Reading (and Listening to) Books

      1. Grab a Book
      2. Page Turning and Navigation
      3. Search…and Research
      4. Playing Page Designer
      5. Notes and Highlighting
      6. Bookmarks
      7. Reading on Multiple Devices
      8. Audiobooks
      9. Browsing and Buying
      10. Borrowing and Lending
    3. Chapter 3 The Newsstand

      1. Apps vs. Kindle Editions
      2. Reading and Navigation
      3. Browsing and Buying
    4. Chapter 4 Documents and Spreadsheets

      1. The Built-in Docs Library
      2. Third-Party Apps
  2. Watching and Listening

    1. Chapter 5 Watching TV and Movies

      1. Browsing and Downloading
      2. App Spotlight: Netflix and Hulu
      3. Syncing and Sharing
    2. Chapter 6 Photos and Home Videos

      1. Getting Pictures and Videos onto the Fire
      2. Browsing Photos
    3. Chapter 7 Listening to Music

      1. Getting Music onto the Fire
      2. Browsing and Searching
      3. Listening
      4. Playlists: Be Your Own DJ
      5. Browsing the Store and Buying
  3. Communications and Browsing

    1. Chapter 8 Email, Contacts, and Calendar

      1. Email and Address Book Setup
      2. Checking and Reading Email
      3. Composing a Message
      4. The Contacts App
      5. Keeping Your Calendar
    2. Chapter 9 Browsing the Web

      1. Visiting a Website
      2. Navigation and Viewing Basics
      3. Favorites and Recently Visited Sites
      4. Searching
      5. Copying Text and Images
      6. Sharing and Saving Web Pages
      7. Security and Other Advanced Settings
  4. Kindle in Appland

    1. Chapter 10 Playing Games

      1. Making Shapes
      2. Finding Paths
      3. Falling Objects
      4. Quizzes and Brain Teasers
      5. Word Puzzlers and Number Boards
      6. Driving and Flying
    2. Chapter 11 Creative Corner

      1. Painting and Drawing
      2. Photos
      3. Music
      4. Cooking and the Kitchen
    3. Chapter 12 Managing Time, Tasks, and Travel

      1. Clocks
      2. To-Do Lists and Notes
      3. Dining Out
      4. Travel
      5. Bills and Banking
  5. Appendixes

    1. Appendix Settings

      1. Help and Feedback
      2. My Account
      3. Applications
      4. Parental Controls
      5. Sounds & Display
      6. Wireless
      7. Device
      8. Location-based Services
      9. Language & Keyboard
      10. Security
      11. Legal & Compliance
    2. Appendix Troubleshooting and Maintenance

      1. WiFi Not Working
      2. Unresponsive App
      3. App Installation Problems
      4. Out-of-Date Apps
      5. System Software Updates
      6. Battery Draining Too Quickly
      7. Sharing or Selling Your Fire
      8. Where to Head for Help
    3. Appendix 8.9-inch Model Special Features

      1. Activating 4G/LTE Service
      2. Keyboard Extras
      3. Accessibility