How to Add a PDF to a Kindle. This wikiHow teaches you how to move a PDF file onto a Kindle eBook reader or the Kindle mobile app. You can use a registered. But reading PDFs on a Kindle requires a little help. Portable Document Files ( PDFs) are static images, boasting exactly the same dimensions. Luckily, it only takes a few easy steps to move a PDF file from your PC or Mac to your Kindle. Locate the PDF file either on your desktop or within the file browser.
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Some of your personal documents that you load on your Kindle Paperwhite may be PDF documents. The Kindle Paperwhite can read PDF documents natively. Send documents to your Kindle as an email attachment PDF). PDFs can be converted to the Kindle format so you can take advantage of functionality such as . The Kindle can read any kinds of PDF documents natively, that means, without converting them. Moreover, you can read PDF on Kindle very.
That will maintain the formatting and graphics, but the font size may be too small to read. If you're okay with this kind of formatting, you can also drag and drop the file onto your Kindle if you attach the device to your PC with a USB cable.
Your other option is to attach the PDF file to an email, and make the subject line "Convert"—just that word. Send it to your Kindle email address and your PDF will be converted into a Mobi file, where you can control the font size and formatting. The graphics will still be in there as well, but you'll lose the layout of the original PDF.
That's okay; you can convert. The key is a free piece of software called Calibre. Calibre can reformat almost any kind of ebook for almost any ebook reader, although cracking the copy protection on books downloadd from site or certain other stores is forbidden. Calibre is available for Windows and Macs.
When you set up the software, it asks you for your model of ebook reader, and a pop-up suggests sending the books by email. Fill in the email address for your Kindle and the authorized email address that you've set to send documents to your Kindle with.
Once you set up Calibre, click on Add Books and pick out any free ebook files you've downloaded. Open the book in Stanza and plug in your Kindle to your computer using the USB cable provided with the wireless device.
Kindle will appear in the list with the name you assigned the first time you registered it at site. Once the AZW file is created, select and copy it to the Kindle device.
Open MobiPocket Creator and on the right side of the main screen you should have the Import from existing file options, one of them being the PDF format. Choose the files you need and import them. After importing the files, select Build from the top menu.
This will create the file with the. After it is finished search for the Kindle compatible format on the local computer and transfer it via USB to the Kindle device. Now, tap the one from which you want to receive your PDF documents and also, note the email address.
Step 2 - Choose Your Own Sending Method: Once you are well-aware of your individual Kindle email address, you can perform the step number 2.
You can actually send your PDF files to your Kindle through several ways. This feature works similar to any other email.
Next, it will show up under the Kindle library section on your devices. Not only, it's the fastest way to use this feature, but also you have the enough flexibility to do it from anywhere, hence it's pretty convenient too.
Also, site offers a desktop application for both Windows Platform and Mac OS X which permits you to send the compatible files to your Kindle pretty easily. Just by right-clicking on the documents and Clicking on "Send to Kindle" option, you can send a document from your desktop to Kindle merely within a matter of few seconds.
Again navigate back to site's Kindle settings page, now click on "Personal Document Settings" located in the left sidebar, then, scroll down to the "Approved Personal Document Email List" section.
Here, you can add any new email address. Depending on the type of service you're going to use from step number 2, you need to type the email address here, for example, if you're using the document for Readability, you'll add kindle readability.