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my kindle is stuck on a page which says "Empty Battery" but the charger won't charge it. There is no green light or red light showing (nothing). I have tried sliding the power button along and holding… read more
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My Kindle is one year old this month. This afternoon I wanted
My Kindle is one year old this month. This afternoon I wanted to read and it will not respond to when I slide the power switch. It worked perfectly last time I used it. What's happened?… read more
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I have a washed out screen saver and the inability to turn on or off, reboot, or recharge. I tried three fixes that FAQ recommended: 1) held switch 20 seconds; 2) pushed button on left 20 secs; 3) rec… read more
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my kindle has stopped working ,i charged it last night and went to use it tonight .i held the wake button for 20 seconds and still nothing .it is showing a yellow light where it is usually green(on th… read more
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AnswerManRob
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I have a box at the bottom of my screen. DOnt know how it
I have a box at the bottom of my screen. DOn't know how it got there, but can't get rid of it and want to read 2 new books Ijust ordered. Am leaving town in about 30 mins. PLEASE HELP!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!… read more
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My wifes kindle wont turn on. the off screen is displayed.
My wife's kindle wont turn on. the "off" screen is displayed. It says "slide and release the power switch to wake" at bottom of screen. but when she does that the screen does not change. We tried hold… read more
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Hello My kindle (2nd generation) has been frozen for weeks.
Hello My kindle (2nd generation) has been frozen for weeks. The screensaver is frozen and I cannot get the kindle to wake up despite sliding the tab over to wake it up. On my first kindle there was a … read more
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My Kindle dos not wake when I slide and release the power switch.
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My Kindle will not turn on. I slide the switch but it will
My Kindle will not turn on. I slide the switch but it will not stay on. I have tried to recharge it but it will not do anything. I have had my kindle since November 2010… read more
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Please help!. I charged my Kindle and now it wont wake
Please help!. I charged my Kindle and now it won't "wake" back up. The picture shows on the front with the statement below to "slide and release the power switch to wake" -- but nothings happens when … read more
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my kindle seems to be frozen on a screen saying "slide and release the power switch to wake." it won't wake and the light does not come on when i plug it in.… read more
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I have a kindle that I received as a Christmas gift. It was been working great since I got it and now I have had it charging for several hours and when I went to read, I can't wake it up. Sliding the … read more
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