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Amazon Kindle for PC

The beta released by Amazon on November 10, 2009.

Application Details:

Version: Beta
License: Free to use
URL: http://www.amazon.com/gp/featu...
Votes: Marked as obsolete
Latest Rating: Garbage
Latest Wine Version Tested: 1.3.33

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What works

The fonts for the menus are missing until you set the application up as a "Windows 98" application - and then everything works perfectly.

 

Install it, use winecfg to have Kindle for PC run as a "Windows 98" application.

What does not

Haven't found anything that doesn't work.

 

Workarounds

What was not tested

All the features were tested

Hardware tested

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Additional Comments

Set the application to run under "Windows 98" settings, and everything works perfectly.

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Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
Workaround?
RatingSubmitter
ShowUbuntu 10.04 "Lucid" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Nov 30 20111.3.33N/A No Garbagean anonymous user 
ShowUbuntu 10.10 "Maverick" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Feb 14 20111.3.13Yes Yes Platinuman anonymous user 
ShowUbuntu 11.04 "Natty" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Dec 12 20111.2.2Yes Yes Goldan anonymous user 
ShowUbuntu 10.10 "Maverick" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Feb 14 20111.2.2No, but has workaround No Garbagean anonymous user 
ShowUbuntu 10.04 "Lucid" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Aug 28 20101.2Yes Yes GoldKevin Soulsby 

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