Kindle registration FAQs

Below are the most commonly asked questions on how to register or deregister your Kindle Fire, how to reset your password and how to find your serial number. Click below to get started:

  • I don't know how to register my Kindle

  • How do I deregister my Kindle

  • How do I find the serial number on my Kindle

  • How do I reset my password

  • I don't know how to register my Kindle

    You can register your Kindle Fire from your device:

    1.With your Kindle Fire HD connected via Wi-Fi, tap the Quick Settings icon.

    2.Tap the More icon.

    3.Tap My Account.

    4.Tap the Register button and enter the e-mail address and password of your Amazon account. Tap the symbol keyboard button to switch to the numbers and symbols keyboard. Tap the shift key to switch to the uppercase character keyboard. Tap the box next to Show password to display your password as you type.

    5.Tap the Register button when finished.

    If you have an Amazon account:

    Enter the e-mail address and password of your Amazon.co.uk account.

    Navigate to "submit" then press to select. Your name will appear as the "Registered User" when registration is complete.

    If you do not have an Amazon account:

    Navigate to "create account" then press to select.

    Follow the instructions on the screen. Your Kindle will be automatically registered.



    How do I deregister my Kindle

    You can deregister your Kindle online or straight from the device itself.

    To deregister your Kindle online:

    1.Go to the Manage Your Kindle page and select Manage Your Devices from the left side.

    2.Click on "Deregister" under the Actions heading.

    To deregister your Kindle on the device:

    1.With your Kindle Fire connected via Wi-Fi, tap the Quick Settings icon.

    2.Tap the More icon.

    3.Tap My Account.

    4.Tap the Deregister button.



    How do I find the serial number on my Kindle

    The 16-digit serial number is located on the Settings screen on your device.

    Here's how to find the serial number:

    Open the Quick Settings from the top of the screen, then More.

    Tap on device Device, then about to view your 16-digit Kindle Fire serial number.



    How do I reset my password

    I forgot my Amazon.co.uk password.

    You can change or reset your password here

    I forgot my Kindle Fire device password.

    If you cannot remember the password for your Kindle Fire, you can reset your password to regain access. Resetting your password will delete all content on your Kindle Fire and you'll need to register your Kindle Fire again before downloading items from your Kindle Library.

    After four failed attempts at entering your password, you'll be directed to restore your device to factory default settings. This will delete all content on your Kindle Fire and you'll need to register it again before downloading items from your Amazon account. You can then create a new password for your Kindle Fire.