Crucial Replace: Your Kindle Will Lose Web if You Don't Do This At the moment

Kindle customers will lose Web connectivity on their units if they do not set up an important replace earlier than March 22, Amazon has warned.

This may imply providers reminiscent of downloading books, accessing the Kindle Retailer and different Web-dependent duties wouldn’t work.

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Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos walks off after unveiling the Kindle Paperwhite, Kendle Hearth HD eight.9" and seven" throughout Amazon's Kindle Hearth occasion in Santa Monica, California September 6, 2012. REUTERS/Gus Ruelas REUTERS

The Amazon replace applies to Kindles bought in 2012 and earlier than.

If the replace isn’t finished earlier than March 22, customers will obtain the next message on their units: "Your Kindle is unable to attach right now. Please be sure to are inside wi-fi vary and check out once more. If the issue persists, please restart your Kindle from the menu in settings and check out once more."

If customers miss the deadline, they should manually set up the replace by downloading it on a pc or laptop computer, then plugging within the Kindle by way of a USB connection and transferring the software program to the gadget.

Amazon has launched a desk outlining what era units require updating.

The U.S. e-commerce big has additionally outlined directions on how one can replace the Kindle right here.