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  1. #1

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    Nov 20, 2012
    Can you sync PDF files between Macs with Kindle app?
    I have the Kindle app installed on my iMac and Macbook Pro. I created a "Collection" on my iMac. Now in the Kindle app on my Macbook, I click the + next to Collections, and select "Import Collections". I then see "Bernard's Kindle for Mac", check it, then click the Import button. But nothing happens.

    Is it possible to sync pdf files between macs?

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    Oct 01, 2007
    Mac Mini i5 (2014 High Sierra), iPhone X, Apple Watch, iPad Pro 12.9, AppleTV (4)
    I think Kindle only sync items bought via the kindle app. They won't sync content you've added yourself.

    You could always sync using a service like Dropbox but read in them in the Kindle app

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    chscag's Avatar
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    Jan 23, 2008
    Keller, Texas
    2017 27" iMac, 10.5" iPad Pro, iPhone 6s+, iPhone 7+, Numerous iPods, High Sierra
    I think Kindle only sync items bought via the kindle app. They won't sync content you've added yourself.
    That's correct. I use the Kindle app quite often and unless you purchased those items from the Amazon store as Kindle downloads, they won't sync.

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    Wow, really? Score one for iBooks, I guess. That's ... well, dumb. Hopefully Amazon will fix that at some point.

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