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How Do I Send Documents To My Kindle Wirelessly?

Last Updated Oct 5, 2022
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The Amazon Kindle is a tablet that is also the most popular e-ready for ebooks available. What happens if you want to send documents to your Kindle? How do I send documents wirelessly?

You can wirelessly send documents to your Kindle either using the official Amazon Send to Kindle app or send the file to your Kindle via the Send-to-Kindle e-mail address.

The Send to Kindle app is the better option because it doesn’t have file size limits like e-mail. It is also available for Android, Windows, Mac, and a Chrome extension.

How Do I Send Documents to my Kindle Wirelessly?

It is possible to use a Google Chrome extension, a PC or Mac program, or even an Android device to send documents wirelessly to your Kindle.

Using the official Amazon Send to Kindle app is the quickest and easiest way to send documents to your Kindle wirelessly. It is available on PC, Mac, Android, and Chrome.

It’s possible to send all sorts of content to your Kindle wirelessly. Content such as news articles, blog posts, web content, text documents, or anything else you might need is possible.

Send Documents to Kindle Wirelessly with a Windows PC

  1. Go to the Amazon Send to Kindle for PC website
  2. Click the Download Now button to download and install the Amazon Send to Kindle Program
  3. Wait for the installation to complete

Send Documents with the Right-Click Menu on Windows

  1. Right-click on the file you want to send to your Kindle
  2. Select the Send to option from the right-click menu
  3. Select Kindle from the list under the Send to options
  4. The document(s) will now be sent to your Kindle and be available the next time your Kindle is online

Send Documents with Drag and Drop Option on Windows

  1. Open the Send to Kindle app on your Windows PC
  2. Click and drag any file onto the large arrow on the Send to Kindle app
  3. The document(s) will now be sent to your Kindle automatically and be available the next time your Kindle is online

Send Documents to Kindle Wirelessly with a Mac

  1. Go to the Amazon Send to Kindle for PC website
  2. Click the Download Now button to download and install the Amazon Send to Kindle Program
  3. Wait for the installation to complete

Send Documents with Drag and Drop Option on Mac OS

  1. Open the Send to Kindle app on your Mac’s dock
  2. Click and drag any file onto the large arrow on the Send to Kindle app
  3. The document(s) will now be sent to your Kindle automatically and be available the next time your Kindle is online

Send Documents with the Print Function on Mac OS

  1. Go to any document you want to send to your Kindle and select Print
  2. Next to the Printer option – Select the Send to Kindle option as your printer
  3. Send to Kindle will pop up a box where you can add Title, Author, or other relevant information to your document
  4. Click Send
  5. The document(s) will now be sent to your Kindle and be available the next time your Kindle is online

Send Documents to Kindle Wirelessly with an Android Device

  1. Go to the Amazon Send to Kindle for Android website
  2. Click the Get Kindle for Android Now button to download and install the Amazon Kindle app
  3. Wait for the installation to complete

Send Files with the Amazon Kindle app on Android

  1. Download the latest version of the Kindle app for Android
  2. Go to the document you want to send to your Kindle and click the Share icon (3 dots in the shape of a V or a small box with an arrow in it)
  3. Select Amazon Send to Kindle from the options in the Share menu
  4. The document(s) will now be sent to your Kindle automatically and be available the next time your Kindle is online

Send Documents to Kindle Wirelessly with E-Mail

You need to find your Kindle Email address to send documents to your Kindle with E-mail.

Find your Kindle E-mail Address

  1. Sign in to your account on Amazon.com
  2. Go to the Manage Your Kindle website
  3. Select the Kindle device you want to send documents to from the list
  4. There should be an e-mail address that ends in @kindle.com in the device summary
  5. Send any documents attached to an e-mail to that address 
  6. The document(s) will now be sent to your Kindle automatically and be available the next time your Kindle is online

If you’re having trouble finding your Kindle email, don’t worry; we have a more in-depth article to help you.

Only e-mail addresses on your Approved Personal Document E-Mail List will be able to send documents to your Kindle.

Supported File Types to be Sent Via E-Mail to Kindle

.bmp.doc.docx.epub
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.mobi / .azw.pdf.png.rtf

Send Web Content to Kindle Wirelessly with Google Chrome

  1. Go to the Amazon Send to Kindle for Chrome website
  2. Click the Download Now button to download and install the Amazon Send to Kindle extension
  3. Wait for the installation to complete

You can now use the Google Chrome extension in your Chrome browser’s toolbar to send web content to your Kindle.

Conclusion

The official Amazon Send to Kindle app is the best way to send documents to your Kindle wirelessly. This will allow you to send whatever documents you need to your Kindle.

It is also possible to use a Send to Kindle e-mail address for your Kindle to e-mail documents to your Kindle tablet.