Wednesday, August 1, 2012

Quick Kindle Tip: A Kindle Clippings File converter

A tool to convert your Kindle Clippings file into Word, Excel or PDF files

I ran across the free tool described below while reading a comments area a couple of days ago.

ClippingsConverter tool at

  The site's conversion tool has been described in the useful and well-regarded makeuseof site.

This would be only for those who don't mind uploading a clippings file to an unknown website owner for conversion but is probably not a great idea for someone who may not want their personal highlighting and notes in someone else's temporary care even if the file is submitted for automated conversion.

  I've not tried it, but I like the makeuseof site and if you haven't tried yet that really informative site with a focus on how to do things, I think you'll enjoy it.

  Otherwise, I like the convenience of Amazon's annotations webpage for Kindle owners.  But the ClippingsConverter tool does the added step of putting the annotations into a separate file, in a popular format.  If you do try it and either like it or not, please let us know.

Current Kindle Models for reference, plus free-ebook search links.
NOTES on newer Kindles.
Updated Kindle Fire Basic  7" tablet - $159
Kindle Fire HD 7" 16/32GB - $199/$249
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 16/32GB - $299/$369
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 4G 32/64GB - $499/$599
Kindle NoTouch ("Kindle") - $69/$89
Kindle Paperwhite, WiFi - $99/$139
Kindle Paperwhite, 3G/WiFi - $179/$199
Kindle Keybd 3G - $139/$159, Free but slow web
Kindle DX - $379, Free, slow web
Kindle Basic, NoTouch - £69
Kindle Touch WiFi, UK - £109
Kindle Keyboard 3G, UK - £149
  Keybd: w/ Free, slow 3G WEB
OTHER International
Kindle NoTouch Basic - $89
Kindle Touch WiFi - $139
Kindle Keybd 3G - $189
  Keybd: w/ Free, slow 3G WEB

Check often: Temporarily-free recently published Kindle books
  Guide to finding Free Kindle books and Sources.  Top 100 free bestsellers.  Liked-books under $1
UK-Only: recently published free books, bestsellers, or £5 Max ones
    Also, UK customers should see the UK store's Top 100 free bestsellers.

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