Asked by: Evolet Catargiu
technology and computing tablets and e readers

Why does my Kindle keep disconnecting from WiFi?

Last Updated: 31st May, 2020

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It may be possible that your router supplying the wireless connection is the issue. Try restarting your Kindle and your router. If the problem persists, then you may have a damaged wireless board that needs to be replaced, or you have to contact your internet service provider for further troubleshooting.

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Considering this, why does my Kindle Fire not stay connected to WiFi?

Swipe down from the top of the screen and tap Wireless, and then tap Wi-Fi. Next to Wi-Fi, tap Off, then tap On. Restart your device. Press and hold the Power button for 40 seconds or until the device restarts automatically.

Beside above, what do you do if your Kindle won't connect to WiFi?

  1. Restart your Wi-Fi connection on your device. Swipe down from the top of the screen and tap Wireless, and then tap Wi-Fi.
  2. Restart your device. Press and hold the Power button for 40 seconds or until the device restarts automatically.
  3. Move closer to your router.
  4. Use Channel 1-11.
  5. Restart your router and modem.

Beside above, why can't my Kindle Paperwhite find my WiFi?

If your Kindle Paperwhite is connected to your home network but can't connect to Amazon, you may need to reestablish the connection. If you're having trouble connecting to your home network, unplug the Wi-Fi router, wait at least 60 seconds, and then plug it in and wait for the network to restart.

Why does my Kindle WiFi have an exclamation point?

The exclamation mark at the Wifi symbol means that the device is connected to the WLAN but no connection to the internet. First I would recommend to turn off and the on the Wifi on the device. The tablet remains surfing without restrictions on Internet despite saying "Connected, No Internet".

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