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Amazon Questions and Answers - does Amazon email owners of the product?

For some products on Amazon, there is a "Questions and Answers" page that allows people to ask a question about the product and then other people can answer them. Here is an example. I have asked ...
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Corporate account ordering

When ordering from Amazon on a corporate account and there are multiple items from multiple suppliers, does one bill come from Amazon or each supplier?
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On Amazon, how do I set specific text notification message number for each shipping address?

Currently I have two shipping addresses, how do I set specific text notification message number for each of these addresses? I do have paid for Amazon Prime, so I don't want to open another account ...
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Amazon - how to search within a product's reviews

When looking at a product's customer reviews on Amazon, there used to be a search box on the right side of the page that allowed you to search for keywords within only that product's reviews. Amazon ...
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Amazon shipping courier names by shipping methods

Amazon sometimes provides a way to ship the packages Standard International Shipping (averages 18-32 days) Expedited International Shipping (averages 8-16 business days) Priority International ...
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Are Amazon Prime memberships per region or do they share across all of Amazon?

I signed up for the free trial of Amazon Prime on amazon.it (Italy). For a price of 10€/year I would get free 2-3 days deliveries on eligible items, and I've successfully used it once. Now there is ...
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How can I get a list of all Amazon Instant movies?

In Germany we can finally see movies online with Amazon Instant Video but they can only be ordered by Amazon user rating which is quite useless especially when the number of votes is low. IMDB and ...
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Amazon Cloud: how to deliver my books to amazon cloud drive / local computer

How to deliver books from amazon books library to amazon cloud drive or to local computer? Is it possible?
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How can I share my shopping cart with someone else on Amazon?

Do I have to click on "save for later" and create a wish list, which I know I can share, or is there a more direct way to share my shopping cart?
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How to get “word count” of a book?

I came across a thread in AskVille that claims we can get the word count of books on Amazon which have the "Look Inside" label. Yet no matter how I search, I couldn't find the "Text Stats" link. Did ...
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What happens to reviews on products that are later removed?

I wrote a few Amazon reviews: What happens to reviews on products that are removed? Can I still access them?
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How to move the content of my Amazon.com cart to an international Amazon website?

It happens to me all the time: I follow a link on the web to purchase a book on amazon.com, add the book to my cart, and at the moment I want to checkout I realize I was on amazon.com when I should ...
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Is there a way to see the total cost including shipping in Amazon?

For my purchases the shipping often makes a big difference. I only see the total on the very last step, when everything is being confirmed. Is there a way to see the shipping cost much earlier, for ...
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What kind of links are accepted in an Amazon review?

I wrote an Amazon review, and the two links I had added in the review were replaced by [...]. What kind of links are accepted in an Amazon review?
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On what products can I ask question to other customers on Amazon US?

Amazon has a Customer Question & Answers feature: on what products can I ask question to other customers on Amazon US? Some products don't seem to have this feature enabled.
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How to “fix” Amazon Developer Account?

I've tried asking on Amazon forums, but no one seems willing to help there... I signed up for the free developer account a while ago but I never used it. Last night, I signed up for Amazon's S3 ...
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How to remove personal documents from Amazon?

I got hundreds of personal documents in my Amazon cloud. They were sent to me few times a day from some site which created e-books basing on RSS content. Removing them through Amazon's personal ...
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How to remove local songs (on your computer) which have been deleted from Amazon Cloud Player?

I deleted some local mp3 on my computer. They still show up in my Amazon cloud player. How can I remove them so that cloud player shows only the files I still have locally? There are different ...
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New “View Order” button in Google Mail

Just checked my email after making an order at Amazon.com and saw a small "View Order" button in the subject line. I tried to look up whether this is a new feature or not but couldn't find anything. ...
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What does Amazon.com's “Kindle Edition” actually mean?

I understand Kindle to be a brand name of a tablet computer. Does this mean that if I buy the "Kindle Edition" of a book I won't be able to read it on my PC or Samsung tablet? Sometimes a book in ...
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How do you upload product photos to Amazon?

I bought something from Amazon that came malfunctioning in certain areas. I would like to upload a photo depicting this malfunction to the product's page to warn other users of this problem. I read ...
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What does the billing address do in Amazon.com?

I noticed the billing address is different than the shipping address for orders off Amazon.com. When I asked what gets sent to the billing address they kept saying The billing address will reflect ...
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Why does Amazon sometimes say there are no customer reviews when there are?

For example; at the top it says "Be the first to review this item" but lower it says "Amazon.com: 4.5 out of 5 stars 47 reviews". What's the deal? This is a problem because if I selected to show ...
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How to fix choppy streaming in Amazon Instant Video?

About a month ago we started having issues with Amazon Instant Video on our home entertainment PC—the videos it streams end up being choppy and stutters. For the most part it's not that bad but still ...
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How Do I Edit The Keywords on an Amazon.com Search Without Affecting the Other Search Filters?

On Amazon.com, if you start a search by putting in keywords in the search bar and then proceed to add some filters using the left sidebar (e.g. prime only, 4 stars or more), there is no obvious way to ...
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How do you reply to a seller on Amazon?

I sent a seller a message, they replied asking me something, I wanted to reply. But I see no link to do so in the email, and I cannot see where to on Amazon's site Where is the option?
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Is it possible to host in the cloud but have email in Gmail?

Is it possible to host a website for example in Amazon Cloud and have my domain point there, but have the same domain installed with Gmail for mail support?
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Amazon wishlist shows my basic address

I've made a wishlist on Amazon but when using the "show my wishlist as seen by others" feature, I get to see my own address. Not only that, it also shows my name and last name. My real name is not an ...
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Two versions of the same book without differences?

On Amazon, the book Worlds of honor 6 (which hasn't been released yet), has two "formats" listed, they're both hardback but have different prices, how can I tell what the difference is?
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How do I mark an item as a duplicate in Amazon?

Amazon often has two items with vastly different prices. Is there anyway to mark the two items as a duplicate or to inform Amazon of this? Heil Sound RS-1 12" Riser for PL-2T Overhead Broadcast Boom ...
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How to display all of my running EC2 instances

I switch to different regions frequently and sometimes I forget to turn off my running instance from a different region. I there a way (a website provided by Amazon?) to display all the running ...
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How to resurrect one's Amazon Reading List data in Shelfari?

As some of you may know, Amazon Reading List was a LinkedIn app that disappeared from LinkedIn recently (early 2013, I think). (The app page still exists, but if you try to "add" the application, ...
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What's different about add-on items?

Today I noticed that Amazon now has add-on items: How is this any different from the normal Super Saver Shipping? They both just seem to say that shipping's free on orders over $25. Is there a ...
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Browse only free streaming Amazon Prime videos?

I've got a subscription to Amazon Prime, which gives me some selection of their videos streaming for free. I'd like to be use this like I do Netflix--search for a movie I'm interested in and see if I ...
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How to remove columns from the list of instances in Amazon AWS EC2

I have started to use Amazon EC2 service and the problem I am trying to solve is as follows: in the list of instances I have a lot of columns (most of them are the same) and I would like to ...
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What is the difference between Amazon MWS and Amazon AWS?

I have confusion in understanding the Web services provided by Amazon site. I want to know the difference between Amazon MWS and Amazon AWS web services. Does anyone knows the difference and can ...
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When Amazon gives me an item's price as a range like “5-10” how do I get the lower price?

Amazon will often list an item's price as a range. As an example, I just searched for "tshirt" and the first item was a Russell Athletic shirt (ASIN is B0007IBYO6), with a price range of $4.99 - ...
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Filter Amazon by products surpassing X number of reviews

What do you do to filter Amazon by products surpassing X number of reviews? What do you change in the URL (or any other place) to do this? (Any method that works is good.)
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Filter Amazon by 4.5 stars

What do you do to filter Amazon by 4.5 or higher stars? What do you change in the URL (or any other thing) to do this? (Any method that works is good.)
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Chat application for Amazon Mechanical Turk

(I hope this is the right place for the question. If not, please fill free to migrate it.) I would like to collect logs of chats in a specific subject (namely, negotiation between an employer and an ...
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Is Amazon music cloud the salvation? Do I “own” the music afterwards?

As far as I understand, at Amazon music cloud for 30 dollars a year you can upload all your mp3 music that you have. Even if you never payed for some of the mp3s, after those uploads, they are ...
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How can I send a Kindle book to the Amazon cloud reader?

How can I send a book to my Amazon Cloud reader from the Amazon page? I remember being able to do that before, but know, I can only do 'Deliver to:' my Android device, my PC or my Mac, but the cloud ...
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Amazon website not loading completely

For the last few months now, I've been having problems with the (German) Amazon website. One day, the website stopped loading correctly. Since that, my browser (Firefox as well as Internet Explorer) ...
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Amazon MP3 Credits, how do I find out if I have them remaining and how many I've got?

Amazon has lots of items that claim bonus dollars for Cloud purchases. Take for instance Fabled City by the The Nightwatchman. Special Offers and Product Promotions Buy a CD, get $1 in Amazon ...
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Does Amazon charge less if you spend more? [closed]

Is there any benefit to buying more things on Amazon at once than seperatly? For example do they charge less for shipping?
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Cannot login into amazon.com

I have bought a laptop on amazon a couple days ago. I would like to login to check my order. But I cannot login into amazon.com or amazon.fr What I have tried: Tried to change password (click ...
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Will rental expiration on Amazon Instant Video interrupt movie playback?

When renting a movie from Amazon Instant Video, it says you have 24 hours to finish watching it. If I start watching a 2 hour video at the 23 hour mark, will it let me finish watching, or will it ...
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Amazon Android Deals [closed]

Amazon has a page for Android app deals. Seems like you can only "buy" free apps if you've got a credit card from a supported country, which is very limited nowadays. Two questions here: Did I do ...
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2 Amazon accounts supporting 1 Kindle

My family just recently purchased a Kindle. Both my wife and I have separate Amazon accounts. Can we connect both Amazon accounts to the same Kindle so that I could make whatever purchase I want from ...
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Is there a way of having Amazon automatically buy an item when it hits a certain price?

I've got a few things in my Amazon wishlist that I'd like, but are too expensive right now. The prices tend to fluctuate, and I'd like to buy it once it's below a certain price. Can this be done?