Plug in and charge your Kindle. Sometimes all a machine needs is a good restart to get it functioning like it is supposed to. Unplug your Kindle if it is currently charging and reboot your Kindle by holding the power button on the bottom of the device for 30 seconds.How long does it take to charge a Kindle 7th generation?
The Kindle 7th Generation does not come with a battery charger, but if you have not purchased one, any micro USB charger should work. Plug your Kindle in; the Kindle should charge in less than 6 hours according to Amazon. The problem may not be with the Kindle, and instead be a problem with the charging cord itself.Why is my Kindle 7th generation not turning on?
If the Kindle does not turn on after the previous steps, it is likely that the motherboard needs to be replaced. The Kindle does not respond to touch; display remains the same. The Kindle 7th Gen.'s touch capability is made possible by infrared LED lights around the border of the screen.How many volts does a Kindle Fire need to charge?
Most Kindle Fires expect 5 volts at 1.8 amps; if the charging adapter provides less than this, your Fire may charge slowly or not at all. The same can be true if you are connecting the USB cable directly to a computer or other USB charging port; those ports can deliver anything from 0.5 amps and up.