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How to find Kindle email address

If you are asking yourself a question What is my kindle email address? this tutorial is for you. I will show you how you can quickly check your kindle email in less than two minutes ๐Ÿ™‚
Many people want to email books to Kindle device but are not sure which email address to use it and are looking for this information online. Let’s help them out! Today a really quick tip where to find Kindle email address.

By the way, on my website there are two tutorials how to upload files to Amazon Kindle if you are not sure how to do it. You will find there clear, step by step instructions, please read: How to send PDF to Amazon Kindle via email or How to upload PDF ebook to Amazon Kindle via USB.

But now let’s go back to our main topic and quickly find this email address.

How do I find my kindle email address

#1 On your Amazon Kindle

I think the easiest way to find your Kindle email address is to check it on your device (I assume you have Amazon Kindle with you, if not use other method). So open your Kindle, go to the home screen, tap three dots in the top-right corner:

Find Kindle email address

Then tap Settings from a menu list that appeared.

Amazon Kindle settings

Then tap the first option from the top My Account:

My Account settings

At the very bottom of the next screen, you will see Send-to-Kindle E-mail. This is the email you need to use when sending books to Kindle.

Send-to-Kindle E-mail

All you have to do is to send your file in the attachment to this address, and after a few minutes they will be automatically uploaded to your Kindle. You do not have to put anything in Subject or Body message. I think this is the fastest method to find Kindle email address.

#2 On Amazon website

OK, but perhaps you do not have your device with you and you still want to upload some files. It is possible to find this address on amazon website. Head to amazon website and add /myk to the address (so the whole url address for customers in the US will be , customers in the UK , customers in Germany and so on).

You will be asked to log into your Amazon account. Once you log on, click on the Settings tab on the right-hand side. You will find your Kindle email address in Personal Document Settings.

Amazon website

Click the link Personal Document Settings and you should see something similar to this:

Personal Document Settings

If you like me read e-books on multiple devices or on different Amazon Kindle apps, you will find multiple email addresses, each for the corresponding device or app. Use the address of the device you want to send your book to. That is all really, once you send an email with your document in the attachment to the correct address, the document will be uploaded to the device.

By the way, it might be a good idea to edit and change these email addresses to some more memorable ones. You can do it as well. Just click the Edit link in Actions column and type your new address.

That is really all, I hope you now know how to find your Kindle email address and to transfer some files to the device. I use this option all the time and it works perfectly ๐Ÿ™‚

Thank you very much for reading. As always I encourage you to ask a question or leave a comment below.

11 thoughts on “How to find Kindle email address

  1. Thanks, I’ve managed to find the address. When sending pdf to kindle, what is the maximum size of the file I can send?

    1. Hi Toby, on Amazon website I have found some information:

      To be delivered successfully, an email can contain up to 25 attachments. It can be sent to up to 15 distinct Send to Kindle email addresses. The total size of your documents should be 50 MB or less.
      Tip: If the total size of your documents is greater than 50 MB, they can be compressed into a ZIP file. ZIP files are automatically opened by the conversion service, converted to Kindle format, and stored in your content library.

      Also, you need to remember that many email service providers limit the size of the attachment you can send. For instance, with Gmail, you can send attachments up to 25MB.
      If you have bigger files, try to send it to your device via USB cable. I have a tutorial on how to do so here: How to upload PDF ebook to Amazon Kindle via USB.

    2. Thanks for your info. Iโ€™m not sure you mentioned this: ** if you DO NOT USE SAFARI for your browser (search engine), Amazon will not sell you a down loaded book to the kindle app. I switched from a traceable safari to a different search engine as my default/ primary search engine. Amazon will not allow the buy option for any selected ebook to appear. Only a free sample is offered as an option. Yes I did get my free sample but canโ€™t finish the book unless I switch back to Safari.

  2. A couple of questions. Can you have multiple Kindles on one email and how do you find the email address for the PC app? I can’t that on the list.
    Thanks, Paul

  3. No 3 dots on my home screen

  4. To find more information about how to use your Send-to-Kindle e-mail address, please visit our Help Page .

  5. Note: As far as I can tell, this K\’Kindle email address’ is NOT available for Kindle on a PC, or probably, a Mac.
    I suppose this is understandable, as you can already send email to one, but it would be nice to have a direct-to-Kindle-library capability on my PC, rather than then jumping through the hoop of importing the file, or going to my Kindle Library on Amazon to pull it down.

  6. i took every thing off my kindle but i can not regeriist it i have tried all that i know but with any luck can you please help

  7. Thanks but this doesn’t addess when there is no kindle address open showing for a pc. what then? this is maddening. Do you know what this issue is? I want to transfer a pub book from a non-kindle source and it needs the email but there is no email for my pc. Thanks for any help. betsy

    1. Hi Betsy, thanks for your question. Maybe try to find your Kindle email using the first method, in other words, please go to Settings and see if the address is there.

  8. Nice tutorial, I’ve managed to found my kindle email address in one minute, good job Pawel!

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