Originally Posted by HarryT
1. It doesn't affect the use of the Kindle; it's a background activity. Not like the old Sony firmware where it would just freeze up while it was indexing.
2. The results are worthwhile. Indexing gives you the ability to carry out almost instant searches within your entire library.
Well, it seems to have affected the the battery life of the Kindle when 1000 PDF were placed on the Kindle.