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How do I download the kindle book app onto my Kobo ?

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How do I download the kindle book app onto my Kobo ?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: E-Readers
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Customer: replied 2 years ago.

 

I have not yet received an answer-still waiting-please advise if the question is too

difficult.

Regards L.

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Expert:  Engineer John C. replied 2 years ago.
Hello, I am Engineer John C., I will be your expert today.

Unfortunately Kindle and Kobo are not friends. They compete with each other, so there is no way to download the Kindle app into your Kobo, unfortunately.

If you want to use the Kindle app then you will need to buy a Kindle device like this one for $79 -----> http://goo.gl/AiZoH <===== CLICK HERE

Or the Kindle Fire for $199 -----> http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0051VVOB2/ref=famstripe_kf <===== CLICK HERE

Or the Apple Ipad for $499.

If you would like any additional information or have more questions please don't hesitate to ask!

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Customer: replied 2 years ago.

 

I disagree it is possible to have the Amazon Kindle App on a Kobo.

Please see on youtube the reviews of the Kobo and they clearly show the app on the

download screen

Your further thoughts please.

Len

Expert:  Engineer John C. replied 2 years ago.

Thank you Len. Can I have the link of the video, please?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NT78N0nX8Ow

 

John,

 

Try this

many thanks Len

Expert:  Engineer John C. replied 2 years ago.

Thank you Len. Do you have a Kobo Vox tablet? Or the original Kobo reader?

Please check the model number and let me know.

Please click the "Reply to expert" button below to let me know.

Thank you.
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

John

 

Kobo Vox

Regards Len

Expert:  Engineer John C. replied 2 years ago.
OK, my bad. As this was listed on the "e-reader" category I thought you were talking about the regular Kobo reader.

I apologize. Please follow the steps below from the Kobo VOX:

1- Tap the Home button on your Kobo Vox

2- Tap "All Apps"

3- Tap the "Get Apps" icon

4- Tap the white search bar near the top of the screen and enter the name of an app. (Here enter the word kindle)

5- Then when you see the Kindle app listed, tap it

6- Tap Download. The download will begin automatically

7- Open Notifications by swiping downwards from the top of the screen

8- Wait till the app has downloaded before completing the next step

9- Tap the app. The app installation options display.

10- Tap Install


More info clicking here -----> http://goo.gl/GSA6r

If you would like any additional information or have more questions please don't hesitate to ask!

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Customer: replied 2 years ago.

So sorry John but you have descirbed the standard way to download apps

on the Kobo Vox. This was the first thing I tried.

Unfortunately the Amazon Kindle app does not appear as it is not in the Kobo store-

thats the problem.

Is it time to throw the towel in ?

Regards

Len

Expert:  Engineer John C. replied 2 years ago.
It should be there, are you searching for Kindle or for Amazon Kindle?

Please type Kindle only and let me know what do you see there.

Also, if you open any website from the Kobo VOX, like cnn.com or fox.com, do they open?

Expert:  Engineer John C. replied 2 years ago.

Please follow the steps below:

Download the Soc.io Mall application from your VOX.

Then open the Soc.io Mall application and download Kindle from it.

Does it work now?

If you would like any additional information or have more questions please don't hesitate to ask!

Please remember to press the ACCEPT button when we are finished, it is the only way I can get credit for helping you. I want you to be 100% satisfied so please, by all means ask any questions you might have on this subject. Positive feedback is always appreciated.
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

John,

 

I have downloaded Soc.io Mail but it will not accept my data to register at the moment

I will try again tomorrow and let you know.

Whatever happens I will be releasing you payment.

Regards

Len

Expert:  Engineer John C. replied 2 years ago.

Thank you Len, please keep me posted tomorrow.

Customer: replied 2 years ago.

Hi John,

 

I have now registered with Soc.io Mall and unfortunatley the Amazon Kindle app is not

available from their store either.

I wiil accept your answer on your next response so payment can be made for your efforts.

Any final ideas ?

Many thanks and regards,

Len

Expert:  Engineer John C. replied 2 years ago.

Probably Kobo is asking the other markets to remove Kindle from the available downloads.

I will try to find a market that is able to do so.

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