|02-25-2012, 12:22 PM||#1|
Join Date: Feb 2012
Device: Kindle Touch
Kindle Touch, can't get rid of the ads.
Recently I've jailbreaked my Kindle Touch 3g using data.tgz method (unfortunately I used the one without an uninstaller).
After that I've used the following method to get rid of the ads and install my own screensaver: [Ad removal link removed by moderator.]
Everything was fine for a while, but then, suddenly ads came back again.
So I turned UN on again and for another time deleted the ads. It was fine for some time and then the ads came back once more. I've realized that it happened when Kindle got 3G or WiFi connection, so it probably has downloaded the ad files from the amazon.
I was wondering if there is a way to get rid of the ads permanently.
Thanks in advance.
Last edited by WT Sharpe; 02-26-2012 at 01:39 AM. Reason: Removed ad removal link.
|02-25-2012, 01:04 PM||#3|
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Vancouver, BC
Device: nook*, nexus 10
|02-25-2012, 01:22 PM||#4|
Join Date: Aug 2010
Device: Kindle 3
The Kindle Touch has adds? I assumed it was just the lower priced keyboard model?
I was thinking if my K3 fell apart sometime I'd get the Touch. Don't mean to hijack this thread!
|02-25-2012, 01:44 PM||#5|
Join Date: Nov 2006
Device: Kindle PW2, iPad Retina Mini, iPhone 4, MS Surface Pro
Amazon provide you with a perfectly legitimate way to get rid of the ads. You appear to be implying that, having voluntarily accepted a $40 reductiOn in the price of your Kindle in exchange for accepting advertising, you now wish to break the terms of the contract that you freely and willingly entered into.
Do the right thing: if you want to remove the ads, do it the legal way.
|02-25-2012, 01:51 PM||#6|
Join Date: Feb 2011
Device: Kindle Fire HD, K3 WiFi Also K3-3G that makes 3 LOL
Go to you Kindle Account & Turn them OFF
|02-25-2012, 02:15 PM||#7|
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: Land of the Loonie
Device: Kindle Paperwhite and Keyboard, Kobo Aura, iPad mini, iPod Touch
|02-25-2012, 09:31 PM||#8|
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Chesapeake, VA, USA
Device: Kindle Paperwhite & iPad Air. Other devices gathering dust.
To remove the ads, go to Amazon.com > Your Account > Manage Your Kindle > Manage Your Devices > and fork over the difference in price between what you paid and the ad-free price.
Last edited by WT Sharpe; 02-26-2012 at 08:54 AM.
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