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Jailbreak Your Kindle for Dead Simple Screensaver Customization. If you’re less than delighted with the default screensaver pack on the Kindle relief is just a simple hack and a reboot away.

Jailbreak Your Kindle for Dead Simple Screensaver Customization

Read on to learn how to apply a painless jailbreak to your Kindle and create custom screensavers. Note: We originally published this article last year, but we’ve updated it to work with the latest version of Kindle, so we’re republishing for everybody. Unlike jailbreaking other devices like the iPad and Android devices—which usually includes deep mucking about in the guts of your devices and the potential, however remote, for catastrophic bricking—jailbreaking the Kindle is not only extremely safe but Amazon, by releasing the Kindle sourcecode, has practically approved the process with a wink and a nod.

Installing the jailbreak and the screensaver hack to replace the default screensavers is so simple we promise you’ll spend 1000% more time messing around making fun screensaver images than you will actually installing the hack. MobileRead Forums. Comprehensive List of Kindle Hacks/Modifications. This thread is mainly for Kindle Keyboard (Kindle 3) hacks.

Comprehensive List of Kindle Hacks/Modifications

There's a whole wiki page for Kindle Touch hacks! Check it out ->here! <- I noticed that there seems to be no thread that compiles all the hacks into one topic. So, to make things easy to find, I've decided to make this list of all the Kindle hacks I could gather. Kindle Wallpapers. A collection of custom screensavers for the Amazon Kindle.

Kindle Wallpapers

All images are 800x600 and usually under 100 kb (unless otherwise noted and/or user submitted). Select the "view large" button at the bottom-right of each post to display the image in 800x600. For info on how to change the screen saver on your Kindle, select software version 3.1, version 2.5 or version 2.3. E-book Screensavers. Book Review of Kindle Screensavers – Vintage Pin-ups on Ruled By Books.