moderated Re: Downloading and using Kindle books with JAWS

Panagiotis Antonopoulos

Hi Gezim/all,

If installed, then just go to your download link and press it for the book to download. Then find the kindle icon on your desktop or whatever and press it. You should ideally land on your title, which you can press on. Tabbing once, you will get to the table of contents from where you can select the part, chapter you need. Once you get more books, these will appear and I have found that right-arrowing is more handy then down-arrowing if you have many book, as I do have.

                                                            Hope this helps,



From: <> On Behalf Of Gezim Rexha
Sent: Saturday, March 21, 2020 2:32 AM
Subject: Re: Downloading and using Kindle books with JAWS


I installed it both on my iPhone and PC, but I don’t know how to read books at any.


Any suggestions?




From: <> On Behalf Of Richard Turner
Sent: Friday, March 20, 2020 12:39 AM
Subject: Re: Downloading and using Kindle books with JAWS


If you have a smart phone, the Kindle app works fine with either Talkback on Android, or VoiceOver on an iPhone.

Or, search for Accessible Kindle for PC, and install it.

You will need to login with your Amazon account, or create one.

Sighted assistance is helpful for that login screen, as it does not read right with JAWS.





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On Mar 19, 2020, at 4:25 PM, Gezim Rexha <gezim_rexha@...> wrote:

Hi list,


Someone sent me some Kindle books, but I can’t open them, probably because Kindle is not installed on my PC. I would appreciate if you could instruct me ho to download  and how to use it with JAWS 19.




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