Why can't I delete books from my Kindle library?

If Kindle won't let you delete books, press and hold the Power button for 40 seconds to restart your device. Then, delete the problematic books from your Amazon account, and sync your device to your Kindle account. If the issue persists, reset your Kindle device.

Can you remove books from Kindle but keep in library?

Press and hold the title to remove. Select this item from the list by tapping on it. Tapping "Remove from device" will delete the book from your Kindle device. Keep in mind that after you remove an item from your Kindle device, the item will still remain in your Cloud.

How do I delete multiple books from my Kindle Paperwhite?

To delete multiple books, tap or click the checkboxes beside each one. On a computer, click the Delete button at the top of the screen. On a smartphone or tablet, once you've selected the books using the checkboxes, tap the three vertical dots above the book list, followed by Delete.

How do I manage my Kindle library?

In your web browser, go to Hover over the Your Account drop-down menu. Choose Manage Your Kindle.

What happens if I delete a Kindle book?

You should see a warning box asking you to confirm your decision, as deleting the book here permanently erases it from your cloud library and you will have to buy it again if you want to read it again.

Do I own my Kindle ebook?

You do not own the ebook, as you would with a print book. You are only paying license to read the content. In 2019, technology giant Microsoft finally shuttered its ebookstore, prompting a discussion on digital ownership.

How do you delete a collection on Kindle Paperwhite?

1) While in a Collection, tap the More button on the bottom right corner of the book. 2) Choose Remove From Collection. 3) You won't see the book disappear from the Collection when you do this. But the next time you open that Collection, the book will not be in it.

Where are my collections on Kindle Paperwhite?

From the home screen of your Kindle, select Library. Select the Filter Menu in the upper right-hand corner of your screen, then select Collections.

Where are my Kindle books stored?

After you download a Kindle Book from Amazon's website to your computer, you can find the ebook's Amazon file in your computer's "Downloads" folder. You can transfer this file from your computer to a compatible Kindle ereader via USB.

How many books are in my Kindle library?

Right click the title and choose 'Inspect Element' Look for the id of the span element (i.e. id=title49) Add one to that number and it's the total number of books in your library – 50 in my example.

How do I remove books from Kindle and redownload?

In the upper-right corner, hover your cursor over Account & Lists and select Your Content and Devices. The Manage Your Content and Devices screen opens. Next to the book you want to re-download, select Actions. In the dialog box, select your preferred Deliver to option.

Do purchased Kindle books expire?

The books expire automatically after 2 or 3 weeks, and cannot be renewed. Nor can Kindle books be returned to the library prior to the due date. If you finish a book, you need to wait until it expires to get below 3 checked out books to borrow another one.

What do you do with books you have read on Kindle?

Your digital bookshelf can become packed over time thanks to books you've acquired through the many available Kindle services. Since your digital books are stored in your Amazon account, you can always get them back after removing them. On the home screen, tap the Library tab at the bottom to see a list of your books.

What happens to my books when I buy a new Kindle?

Your Kindle books on your broken device can be accessed by syncing your new Kindle to your Amazon account. Any books present on your old Kindle that were bought outside of Amazon will be lost. It can be transferred to your new device via USB if you have a backup of your books.

Do eBooks expire?

A: Digital license expiration and access varies by publisher and book. Digital rentals (e-Rental) expire after a set number of days from purchase (e.g., 60, 90, or 180 days). Purchased eBooks (Perpetual Offline Access) allows you to own the eBook indefinitely.

How do I edit a collection on Kindle Paperwhite?

Go forward to the Kindle Collections icon–>"Edit Kindle collections manually…". You will see a list of Collections and you can delete/add a collection to the list. And you can rename the collection. Once you have kept your collections in order, click "Save" button and save collections to your kindle paperwhite.

How do you archive on Kindle Paperwhite?

Press the home button at the bottom of your Kindle. Use the up and down directional buttons to highlight the book that you want to archive. Press the left directional button once. Click on the "Remove From Device" button to clear the selected book from your Kindle's active memory.

Can you make folders on Kindle Paperwhite?

Press and hold the cover image of a book. A pop up screen will appear and the first option is “Add to Collection”. Check the box next to the collection where you want the book to appear and hit Done at the bottom of the screen.

Are my Kindle books stored in the cloud?

Kindle cloud library All the books added to Kindle account are stored on Amazon servers, not on the particular device. This remote archive is called the “cloud”, and you can access it from any Kindle device or app, and obviously Kindle Cloud Reader.

Where are my ebooks stored?

google. android. apps. books/files/accounts/{your google account}/volumes , and when you are inside the "volumes" folder you will see some folders with a name that is some code for that book.