How to Remove DRM from Kindle on Windows in 2022

Here you will discover the easiest way to remove kindle drm on windows computer no matter your kindle books download via kindle for pc or via usb.

It is not an easy job to remove drm from kindle books since the kindle app upgrading automatically. If you are still having a working windows computer, then you can still remove kindle on it. In this article, I will share the easiest way to remove kindle drm on Windows with eBook Ultimate for Win.

If you are on Mac computer, please read this guide>> How to Remove Kindle DRM Mac.

Method 1: How to remove drm from kindle books downloaded via Kindle for PC?

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Step 1. Get your tools ready

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Download and install imElfin eBook Ultimate for Windows on your computer at first.

Step 2. Install Kindle for PC on your computer.

Since the latest kindle for pc will encrypted the kindle books with tougher kindle drm, it is better to avoid using the kindle for pc later than version 1.32.

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Download and install kindle for pc on your windows computer.

Step 3. Download Kindle books to your windows.

Run your imelfin Ebook Ultimate at the background and then launch kindle for pc.

If you are using the kindle for pc higher than 1.32, there should be a notification at the top left side.

kindle app downgrade notification

Then click "here" in your Imelfin eBook Ultimate to pop up the downgrading window. And then click "Start" button to downgrade your kindle for pc to 1.32.

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Once your kindle for pc is downgraded to version 1.32. Register it again with your Amazon account and download kindle books. During this process, please keep your Imelfin Ebook Ultimate running in the background.

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Step 4. Once your kindle books downloaded successfully, you will see it in the left side of imElfin eBook Ultimate under the "Kindle" tab. Now just drag them to the right column, the kindle drm is cracked.

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If you have kindle eink device, like kindle paperwhite, old kindle keyboard or kindle Oasis, it is also easy for you to remove kindle drm on Windows computer. The following part will teach you how to remove kindle drm if you have kindle eink device.

Method 2. How to remove kindle drm from book downloaded via "Download and transfer via usb"?

First of all, please ensure you have kindle eink device registered with your amazon account.

Step 1. Download Kindle books via "Download and transfer via usb".

Go to "Manage Your Content and Devices" on your

Under "Content" tab, you'll see the full list of your purchased ebooks.

manage kindle content and device

Then click "More actions" and then choose "Download and transfer via usb" to download your kindle books.

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In the pop-up window, choose the kindle device to deliver this book to, and then click "Download" button.

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Wait a few seconds, your kindle books will be downloaded successfully.


Step 2. Find kindle serial number

Go to "Device" tab under "Manage Your Content and Devices". Then find your Amazon kindle device, click your device title to go to the kindle details. Then you'll find your kindle serial number. Just copy it.

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Step 3. Fill in the kindle serial number to imElfin eBook Ultimate.

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Then Launch imeflin eBook Ultimate. Click the user icon at the top right corner>>Setting>Kindle>>then fill in your kindle serial number and click on "Ok" button.

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Note: If you have your kindle device at your hand, you can just plug it to your computer and the imelfin ebook ultimate will detect and load your kindle serial number automatically. This will save your steps on finding and fillin the kindle serial number.

Step 4. Remove kindle drm with iemlfin ebook Ultimate

Just drag the kindle ebook downloaded to your PC to the right column of eBook Ultimate, and the drm will be removed.

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This method also works if you are on Mac computer.

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