Kindle Registration FAQs

Below are the most commonly asked questions on how to register or deregister your Kindle, how to reset your password and how to find your serial number.

I don't know how to register my Kindle

To register your Kindle on the device:

1.From the Home screen, select Menu and then select Settings. Confirm that Aeroplane Mode is off and your Kindle is connected to a wireless network.

2.If you received Kindle as a gift, and the person who gave it to you is listed as the "Registered User," select "deregister."

3.Select "register."

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.From the Home screen, select Menu and then select Settings. Confirm that Aeroplane Mode is off and your Kindle is connected to a Wi-Fi network.

2.In Settings, next to Registration, select "deregister."

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:

1.From the Home screen, select Menu, and then select Settings.

2.Navigate to Device Info. The serial number starts with "B00E"

I forgot my Amazon.co.uk password.

You can change or reset your password here

I forgot my Kindle device password.

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

To reset your Kindle if you don't have the password:

1.Press and hold the power button to turn on the device or exit sleep mode.

2.Enter "resetmykindle" in the password field and select submit using.

3.Wait several minutes while your Kindle restarts.