Chapter 3

Kindle Fire HDX Settings

In This Chapter

arrow Opening your Kindle Fire HDX's settings

arrow Working with Quick Settings

arrow Delving into all the settings Kindle Fire HDX offers

When you first take your Kindle Fire HDX out of the box, Amazon has provided you with default settings that will work for most people most of the time. However, we've all gotten used to being able to personalize our experience with phone and computer devices, so you may be curious about the various ways in which you can make Kindle Fire HDX work uniquely for you.

A tablet device such as Kindle Fire HDX has dozens of settings that help you manage your tablet experience. Some of these settings are discussed in the chapters that cover individual apps, such as the Amazon video player (Chapter 8) and Contacts (Chapter 9). But you may need to review other settings when you start using your Kindle Fire HDX. I cover those more general settings in this chapter.

Opening Quick Settings

In this fast-paced day and age, quick is the name of the game for most of us, so Amazon has provided you with Quick Settings to streamline your settings experience.

You access both a short list of commonly used settings (Quick Settings) ...

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