[LMB] AKICOT:L Transferring a Kindle app to a new computer

Marc Wilson marc.wilson at gmx.co.uk
Fri May 11 10:45:46 BST 2018


On Thu, 10 May 2018 14:14:34 -0600, Howard Brazee <howard at brazee.net>
wrote:

>
>>> Do you have the Kindle application for Windows?   Maybe you need to download it, open it, and configure it for your Amazon account. 
>> 
>> Well, it would be a thing to install that I never use, and would add no
>> functionality to my life. :)
>> 
>> I don't like reading ebooks on a backlit screen- I *vastly* prefer
>> e-ink, so I'll never use my PC to read a Kindle book.
>
>I don’t use it to read on my Mac - what I use it on my Mac is to see my Kindle books, and download the ones I want to load to Calibre.
>
>It might be as useful for you as well for that purpose.

I can just go to the Amazon page, select something I bought, and use the
"Download" option, and then import into Calibre.  There's no need to add
another application into the toolchain.
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