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I put a password on my kindle and when I opened it up it

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I put a password ***** my kindle and when I opened it up it turns on but it has like a square box around it and I cannot get it to swipe open to the password ***** If I touch the date the square moves to the date...
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: E-Readers
Expert:  info tech replied 2 years ago.
Thanks for the Question
Please try a reset of the kindle hold down the on/off switch for 40 seconds then release your finger after 40 seconds the kindle will reboot and reload its operating system (you will see it do that)you may need to do this 3 or 4 times both on and off the charger, please use a watch to make sure you hold the button for 40 seconds ignore any messages you may see.
Let me know if you need more info
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Customer: replied 2 years ago.
I tried that several times and it still is the same.
Expert:  Josh replied 2 years ago.


How old is the Kindle?

Customer: replied 2 years ago.
I got it fixed through another website for free. I accidently turned on accessability... voice command.. Thanks anyway.
Expert:  Josh replied 2 years ago.

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