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Get all your questions about digital music and digital music downloads answered in this Howcast video series.
You Will Need
- Amazon Kindle
- USB cable
- Headphones (optional)
Turn computer on
Turn your computer or laptop on and wait for it to boot before connecting your Kindle.
Connect the Kindle by plugging one end of the included USB cable into the bottom of the unit and the other end into an open USB port on your computer.
Locate the Kindle in your computer, which will appear as a Mass Storage Device, and open the Music folder.
Drag and drop music
Drag and drop your MP3 music files, which are the only supported file type, into the Music folder on your Kindle.
Disconnect the Kindle from your computer and then access your music by hitting the Home key, then Menu, and then selecting Play Music.
Plug in headphones
Connect your headphones to your Kindle to get some privacy while you play a soundtrack to your favorite book.