For individuals experiencing trouble in reading typical book-sized font, eBooks comes across as a more flexible option. eBook Readers can enlarge the font size to make the texts look more readable and easier on the eyes. Moreover, eBooks feature certain multi-media elements that are not available with traditional books. Amazon offers the biggest selection of eBooks and Audiobooks from Kindle in Literature, Fiction, Religion, and others. Simply download Kindle for PC app and use it for reading e-books!
Kindle app for PC
To download and install the Kindle for PC app visit amazon.com and hit the Download button. If prompted, choose the option to save the file to your computer. Once the download is complete, follow the on-screen installation instructions
After you finish installing the Kindle for PC app, register the app to your Amazon account.
When done, launch the app. If you would like to view all the eBooks that are associated with your device, click or tap the All section from the left pane.
You can find the desired copy by typing its name in the search bar placed at the top of the window. This function is useful especially when there are dozens of books featuring in your collection.
By default, all your books are available in online mode. If you want to continue reading them offline you will have to download your eBooks to your Windows 10 PC. For this, right-click any book in the All section and select Download from the displayed menu. Also, you can double-click to download it to your PC.
For purchasing a new copy, connect your PC to the Internet and click on the ‘Kindle Store’ button visible in the top right corner of the window. After few seconds time, the Amazon website will be loaded in your default browser. Browse for your favorite titles and when found, click the “Buy Now with 1-Click” button. The book will automatically be delivered to all your devices.
In addition to the above options, the Kindle app enables you to customize your reading experience just to make it as comfortable as possible for you. So, to customize your reading experience, click the ‘Aa‘ button. This opens a customization menu. Here you can set the following,
- Font size
- Page columns
- Page width
- Brightness and
- Color mode
All the settings are readily applied once you select them.
The Kindle app has one more utility feature – bookmarks. It allows a user to set bookmarks so that he can start right from the place he last left. To place a bookmark, tap the Bookmark this page button from the top right corner of the window. Also, you can tap the top right corner of the page to perform the same action. When you do this, the corner of the page will become blue, indicating the page is marked. To remove a bookmark, you can press the top right corner of the page again or the “Bookmark this page” button.
To view all the bookmarks you created, click or tap the Notebook button from the left menu. Here, in addition to the bookmarks, you can see the texts you highlighted, alongside notes.
Hope you enjoy using the Kindle app.
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