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USB Transfer Instructions at Mrs. Wizard

Comprehensive and clear instructions on downloading and transferring a book to your Kindle (for PC users).

Quick Instructions - USB Transfer

This method can be used by Mac or PC users. (see Amazon's page on Using Kindle with your Computer for more information.

  1. Download a Kindle or Mobipocket formatted file to your desktop computer.
  2. Connect your Kindle to your computer with a USB cable.
  3. Transfer the downloaded ebook file to your Kindle. (detailed instructions)

Quick Instructions - Direct Download ("Whispernet")

A walkthrough written by "iamnohs" in the Amazon Kindle users forum.

  1. Open up the BasicWeb browser.
  2. Enter the url http://mnybks.net
  3. At this point you can search, browser, or enter a Book ID. Find a book you want.
  4. KEY STEP: Click on the Mobipocket version of the book for download. ONLY THE MOBIPOCKET VERSION WILL WORK.
  5. A pop-up screen will open on your Kindle. You supply the confirmation for the book to be downloaded, and in a few seconds it should appear in your home screen.

"Kindle" format (.azw) is also available as a desktop download from manybooks.net, to be transferred to your Kindle via USB.

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