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Old 05-11-2011, 02:01 PM   #8
amir20591
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Originally Posted by stehk View Post
oh amazon,
you can access any dictionary by putting it in the kindle folder on your sdcard and it displays properly
-but you can only make a full text search (no index search)... so dictionaries are pretty useless

Index also doesn't work with the integrated oxford dictionary

I think this might be a legal issue- maybe oxford wanted their free dictionary only usable as an instant lookup service- so they killed the whole index functionality of dictionaries alltogether
Hi Stehk,

I currently have an ipad and as you know you can not change the default dictionary. I was wondering if you can change the default dictionary on kindle for android. I know new kindle for android has instant lookup(oxford dictionary). but were you able to change it?

Please tell me if you have tried it because I want to read spanish books and I have converted my mobipocket dictionaries to .azw and they can be used on original kindle devices but I was wondering if you can use them on kindle for android.
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