E-Readers

E-reader questions? Ask an electronics Expert.

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

My screen is too dark to see how to adjust the light. This…

Customer Question
My screen is too...

My screen is too dark to see how to adjust the light

Technician's Assistant: When did you last charge your e-reader?

This am - it is fully charged

Technician's Assistant: Have you tried a force reboot (pressing and holding the power button for a minute)?

OK - screen shows fire

Technician's Assistant: Anything else you want the e-reader expert to know before I connect you?

Mainly how to adjust the light

Submitted: 11 months ago.Category: E-Readers
Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own E-Readers Question
Answered in 5 minutes by:
8/6/2017
Electronics Technician: Nathan, Technician replied 11 months ago
Nathan
Nathan, Technician
Category: E-Readers
Satisfied Customers: 30,848
Experience: Nook, kindle & ipad expert
Verified

Hi, I'm Nathan.
Sorry to hear that you're having trouble, but I'll do my best to help you. Please give me a few moments to review your details here.

What is the make/model of the device?

Ask Your Own E-Readers Question
Was this answer helpful?

How JustAnswer works

step-image
Describe your issueThe assistant will guide you
step-image
Chat 1:1 with an electronics technicianLicensed Experts are available 24/7
step-image
100% satisfaction guaranteeGet all the answers you need
Ask Dan T. Your Own Question
Dan T.
Dan T.
Dan T., Master Technician
Category: E-Readers
Satisfied Customers: 142
142 Satisfied Customers
Experience: DoD master electronics technician

Dan T. is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

My Expert answered my question promptly and he resolved the issue totally. This is a great service. I am so glad I found it I will definitely use the service again if needed.

One Happy CustomerNew York

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Dan T.

Dan T.

Master Technician

142 satisfied customers

DoD master electronics technician

Mike

Mike

Technician

418 satisfied customers

6+ years support, troubleshooting, repair, and programming experience.

Steve G.

Steve G.

Engineer

593 satisfied customers

Vice President of an Electronics Repair Company

Dr. Fix-It

Dr. Fix-It

Technician

1,379 satisfied customers

... its a whole library in your hands.

Kriptokrit

Kriptokrit

E-Readers Technician

1,320 satisfied customers

Over 6 years of experience in Electronics support service.

Andy

Andy

Ereader Expert

1,005 satisfied customers

11yr exp. MS Elec Engg, Design Engineer.

Rod

Rod

Engineer

205 satisfied customers

Design Engineer, using E-books in system integration.

< Previous | Next >

Related E-Readers Questions
It is real dark will not lighten up can hardly read it. Last
it is real dark will not lighten up can hardly read it … read more
Richard
Richard
IT Manager
IT Manager, Consultant
3,464 satisfied customers
The screen is dark. I think I dimmed it too far and can't
The screen is dark. I think I dimmed it too far and can't get to brighten again. … read more
Josh
Josh
It Support Specialist
Associate Degree
692 satisfied customers
I have just received a Kindle e-reader - model # GOOO KA05
I have just received a Kindle e-reader - model # GOOO KA05 7312 OVU6 (8th Generation) - please can you tell me how to turn on the screen light for reading at night or dark … read more
Aparna Indresh
Aparna Indresh
Engineer
Electronics & communication engineering
235 satisfied customers
Should be fully charged....unlock screen shows bright,
Should be fully charged....unlock screen shows bright, however when sliding unlock bar to left, the bar slides, but screen remains dark....very darkscreen. … read more
Josh
Josh
It Support Specialist
Associate Degree
692 satisfied customers
The battery in my Kindle Fire 7 doesn't hold power as long
The battery in my Kindle Fire 7 doesn't hold power as long as it used to. I am advised not to replace the battery, but just to buy a new Kindle. I have had my Kindle Fire 7 for years. I am afraid that… read more
Richard
Richard
IT Manager
IT Manager, Consultant
3,464 satisfied customers
I have a Kindle Fire about 5 years old. It has always been a
I have a Kindle Fire about 5 years old. It has always been a little iffy about charging fully when plugged in. But now, when plugged in, the pilot light glows green for a second, goes dark, then orang… read more
Josh
Josh
It Support Specialist
Associate Degree
692 satisfied customers
My fire hd 8 screen is very dark, i can not see things on
my fire hd 8 screen is very dark, i can not see things on the screen … read more
RandyNetwork Tech
RandyNetwork Tech
1,754 satisfied customers
How do you adjust the screen brightness on a kindle, New, I
how do you adjust the screen brightness on a kindle white … read more
Richard
Richard
IT Manager
IT Manager, Consultant
3,464 satisfied customers
While reading my Kindle just froze on a page-type is not even
While reading my Kindle just froze on a page-type is not even (light & dark-will not return to home or turn off… read more
Freddy M.
Freddy M.
IT Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
135 satisfied customers
The screen just froze with one image while in Groupon.No matter
The screen just froze with one image while in Groupon.No matter what I do, nothing happens. It will not even turn off. Any suggestions?… read more
Thomastech
Thomastech
IT Manager
Associate Degree
8 satisfied customers
I got a kindle fire on Dec. 11th i can not get more then 3
I got a kindle fire on Dec. 11th i can not get more then 3 hours of reading time before i have to re- charge the battery i had a regular kindle and did not have to charge sometimes for a month with th… read more
namstech
namstech
Software Development Engineer
Master's Degree
9 satisfied customers
My Kindle Fire is fully charged - the green button is on.
My Kindle Fire is fully charged - the green button is on. However, nothing happens. I turn it on and nothing comes up. My Wi-Fi is also up to good strength. What can I do.… read more
namstech
namstech
Software Development Engineer
Master's Degree
9 satisfied customers
Error message: "Battery too low to power on." Battery has been
Error message: "Battery too low to power on." Battery has been charging over 24 hrs. What's wrong?… read more
Dr. Fix-It
Dr. Fix-It
Technician
1,379 satisfied customers
I have a Kindle Fire which was purchased about 4 months ago.
I have a Kindle Fire which was purchased about 4 months ago. I cannot get it to charge fully. The light is on but the charge indication in the upper right hand corner only indicates charging intermitt… read more
Andy
Andy
Ereader Expert
MS Electrical Engineering
1,005 satisfied customers
On my Kindle fire, the screen starts endlessly cycling with
On my Kindle fire, the screen starts endlessly cycling with the text "Kindle Fire" Then the screen fades and finally goes dark only to start again. What might be causing this?… read more
Dr. Fix-It
Dr. Fix-It
Technician
1,379 satisfied customers
I have received a "kindle fire" for Christmas and have opene
I have received a "kindle fire" for Christmas and have opened and registered it under my name: Robert E. Grochau. Now, several days later I can not get it opened to the face (home) page. The title pag… read more
Dr. Fix-It
Dr. Fix-It
Technician
1,379 satisfied customers
I have been charging my new kindle overnight with the USB cord
I have been charging my new kindle overnight with the USB cord but it has not charged, I have followed the trouble shooting instructions & have held the power switch for 15 sec but the empty battery s… read more
Cris
Cris
60 satisfied customers
I just charged my kindle and the screen is black, though I
I just charged my kindle and the screen is black, though I can see the words faintly. The books come up but I can't read them because they are too dim It appears that the light is gone. Also, there is… read more
Dan T.
Dan T.
Master Technician
Associate Degree
142 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x