If the book file has been successfully uploaded to Amazon, you’ll see the following message:

Success!

You may also see a message saying that the spell checker has found some errors. The message will look like this:

Spellcheck Errors

You can click the “View them” link to view the potential spelling errors, but it probably won’t be very helpful if you’ve already proofread your book and done a spell check in Word. If you do click the link, a new box will pop up, and you’ll be able to view the potential spelling errors. This is what the box looks like:

Viewing spell check errors

Note that Amazon has a 50 MB upload size limit. If the ebook file that you’re uploading to Amazon is more than 50 MB, it will not upload.

 

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