Did you just return from work thinking of spending the rest of your time by reading e-books on your Kindle? But your disappointment goes up when you find that your WiFi isn’t getting connected to it? Without the Internet being connected to it, you will feel cut off from the world. You will also not be able to read the books in it. Instead of getting annoyed and frustrated there are a few things you can do to troubleshoot the problem and find a solution for it. By following these do at home steps you will be able to solve the problem quite fast and then get back to reading.
Things to check before you get down to the process
Before troubleshooting as to why your Kindle is not connecting to the WiFi, you need to make sure that you typed the right WiFi password. Another thing to check is if other devices in your home can connect to the network or not. If other devices are also unable to connect to the WiFi, you will have to contact your Internet Service Provider. Also, make sure that the Aeroplane mode is off. You can do this by swiping down from the top of the screen and tapping the wireless option. If you see that the Aeroplane mode is on, tap the off button to permit the wireless connectivity again.
Steps to get your Kindle back to work
Firstly, try restarting the WiFi connection on your device by tapping the wireless option and then tapping the “Off” and then again the “On” option. If this doesn’t work out then try restarting your device by holding down the power button for 40 seconds and then turning it back on again. Another thing which you can do is move closer to the router and check if the connection is coming or not. If it doesn’t appear, tap on the scan option from the WiFi menu. If it still doesn’t appear, you can go to “Add a WiFi network manually” and add it to your device manually. In most cases, these steps help in solving the problem.
Additional troubleshooting steps to make your Kindle work again
If the above-mentioned solutions do not work, then you can always try restarting your router and modem. To do this you need to unplug your modem and router and wait for about 30 seconds before you plug the modem in again. After the modem turns on plug your router in and wait till it turns on. You can also check if your wireless router is set to use the WiFi channels from 1-11. You can always refer to your internet service provider or provider of wireless router for any excess help if all these options do not work for you.
Hope the above steps will help to solve the problem
Kindle gives users access to a lot of books. It ranges from kids books and nonfictional books to fictional books, books on different subjects etc. With Kindle, users get most out of their reading experience and can also bookmark or highlight important book contents. But sometimes users are unable to read books on their Kindle as it won’t connect to the WiFi. Then users can follow the above-mentioned steps and get their WiFi connection back again.
These steps will solve the WiFi connection problems and they can continue uninterrupted. Get the Kindle Support If you are facing the Issue.