Kindle Previewer

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3.27 | Updated: 20 Sep 2018



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Software Author(s):

  • Amazon

Kindle Previewer 3.27

This is not the latest version of Kindle Previewer available.

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To install Kindle Previewer, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade Kindle Previewer, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall Kindle Previewer, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


NOTE: This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Enter your internal repository url

(this should look similar to

4. Choose your deployment method:

choco upgrade kindlepreviewer -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:

choco upgrade kindlepreviewer -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'"

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0

Exit $exitCode

- name: Ensure kindlepreviewer installed
    name: kindlepreviewer
    state: present
    version: 3.27
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

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chocolatey_package 'kindlepreviewer' do
  action    :install
  version  '3.27'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: kindlepreviewer,
    Version: 3.27,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller kindlepreviewer
   Name     = 'kindlepreviewer'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '3.27'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'kindlepreviewer':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '3.27',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install kindlepreviewer version="3.27" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

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This package was approved by moderator gep13 on 24 Sep 2018.


Kindle Previewer is a graphical user interface tool that emulates how books display across Kindle devices and apps. Kindle Previewer makes it easy for publishers to preview the layout of a book and make sure its text displays properly for any orientation or font size to ensure publishers produce and submit the highest quality Kindle books.

As a best practice we recommend you use the Kindle Previewer to review how their books look across all Kindle devices and apps.

Highlights of Kindle Previewer functionality

  • Ability to preview your content across Kindle devices and apps
  • Support for previewing Kindle Text Pop Ups and Kindle Panel Views
  • Accurate rendering of your content across Kindle devices and apps
  • Faster previewing through features like Auto flip mode, Image flip mode
  • Auto updates for future enhancements

Install-ChocolateyPackage `
    -PackageName 'kindlepreviewer' `
    -Url '' `
    -Checksum '66761F4B49535D10F4D0066631AD14ED7F7E729D0401492710944E9F34A84032' `
    -ChecksumType 'SHA256' `
    -FileType 'EXE' `
    -SilentArgs '/S'
Uninstall-ChocolateyPackage `
    -PackageName 'kindlepreviewer' `
    -FileType 'EXE' `
    -Silent '/S' `
    -File (Get-UninstallRegistryKey -SoftwareName 'Kindle Previewer 3').UninstallString

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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Kindle Previewer 3.27 217 Thursday, September 20, 2018 Approved
Kindle Previewer 550 Wednesday, May 25, 2016 Approved
Kindle Previewer 379 Thursday, April 2, 2015 Approved
Kindle Previewer 2.94 347 Friday, March 20, 2015 Approved

This package has no dependencies.

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