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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 elsewhere) 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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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 do i tell Amazon that a seller betrays the customers?

I found some sellers that betray their customers. I ordered a router at each of them: TP-Link TL-WR841ND but they are all sending another revision of the same router instead, that costs a few dollars ...
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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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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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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?
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Is there any way to force Amazon Instant Video into High Quality?

I'm watching a movie that is very dark, and it looks awful in low quality. Is it possible to force Amazon Instant Video into high quality? I am ok with long buffering times.
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I can't create a new item to sell on Amazon.co.uk

I've just subscribed to Amazon.co.uk and I would like to sell an item. I noticed that if the item already exists in the lists and someone is selling it, I can easily click on "Sell yours here". ...
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How can I read an updated book version on Amazon Cloud Reader using Firefox?

I got an email that an e-book I purchased from Amazon was updated. I logged on to Amazon, found the book in my Kindle library, and clicked the link to update the book. I figured out how to update the ...
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Combine user ratings from Amazon.co.uk & Amazon.com [closed]

Does anyone know of a website (probably using Amazon's AWS web services) that will allow searching for a product (mostly books, so searching by ISBN is sufficient) and then displaying a combined view ...
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How do I delete documents from the Amazon cloud?

I used the Mac Amazon 'send to Kindle' application to send a few text files to my iPad. This works, except there's no way to delete files. The iPad's Kindle app's delete button only deletes files ...
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Amazon AWS Free Usage Tier after first year?

The whole Free Tier offer isn't totally clear to me. For the first 12 months I get free limited use for most of the Amazon services. But what happens after the 12 months? Do I need to pay something ...
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How do I get my Amazon mp3 purchases prior to Cloud Player into Cloud Player?

I have numerous mp3 purchases form Amazon prior to Prime & cloud player coming online. They are shown in my digital purchase library, but not in Cloud Player. How do I get those mp3s into my Cloud ...
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Kickstarter and Amazon Payments: “functionality has been disabled”

So, Double Fine's Kickstarter effort is about to come to a spectacular end. While they clearly do not need my help, I have been trying to fund the project. Kickstarter uses Amazon Payments to process ...
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How do I mark an item as owned in Amazon?

I'd like to improve my Amazon recommendations and special gold box deals by marking items that I own. I've done this in the past, and they've changed the item page so I can't find the "I own this" ...
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Backup services on Amazon S3 [closed]

What backup services are there that run through AmazonWS accounts? I see ImageCloudLock, but the 'solution url' for this service leads to an error page, so I guess this product is not current. Are ...
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Amazon signed me up for almost all Amazon Web Services. Is this usual?

I wanted try Amazon SNS, so I clicked the Sign Up button on its tab on the managament console. Amazon approved my signup and in my account under "Services You're Signed Up For" I see almost all Amazon ...
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Alternatives to Amazon SES [closed]

Not sure if there are other alternatives to Amazon SES...I have tried google but most I got are "Email Marketing or Campaign" services, but what I am trying to look for is something similar to Amazon ...
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On Mechanical Turk, how do you see the results of auto-graded qualification tests?

When you go to Manage-->Qualification Types, you can see how many workers have your qualification. But, is there some way to see a breakdown of the actual scores by person? Also, is it possible to see ...
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How much stuff can I send to my email@Kindle.com, and for how long will Amazon.com keep it?

I often send mobi files to my Kindle using the email and I also use Instapaper to send myself links weekly. Till now I only used this feature with my Kindle connected to the Wi-Fi. I guess that if ...
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Is there a way to sort by per-volume or per-weight price on Amazon?

I'm looking to compare prices on Amazon to some local retailers for protein supplement powder. However, ideally an answer would work for any product that is sold in bulk by volume or weight. There ...
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How do I search the Amazon Kindle lending library through my browser?

I can't figure out how I can search the subset of books available for lending. Amazon's website search appears to only have a "Kindle Store" option. And on this help page I can see how one can ...
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Is there a way to use the NOT operator on Amazon?

Is there a way to use the NOT operator on Amazon? I'm trying to find books, and am finding it very frustrating to be unable to filter out books I don't want based on author or subject.
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How to search for words in amazon reviews?

I want to search for certain words/phrases in all book reviews on amazon. Is there any way to achieve it? may be something like: inreview:layman
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How to download all songs from an Amazon cloud drive

How can I download all songs from my Amazon Cloud Drive? The web interface doesn't provide a Select All feature, and there isn't an Amazon Cloud API like the S3 API. There is the Amazon MP3 ...
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How to export/download my Amazon wishlist?

How can I export/download my Amazon wishlist?
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Can I share my files through Amazon Cloud Drive?

I don't have Amazon Cloud Drive but I think of having one. My question is if I can share my files on Amazon Cloud Drive with others. Let's say give them a URL or something like that.
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Display the current track playing in Amazon Cloud Player in Pidgin?

Is there a way to display the current track playing in the Amazon Cloud Player in a tool like Pidgin or Digsby?
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Where do I run ec2-authorize? Locally or on my AMI VM?

To open port 80 on my Amazon AMI VM, I need to do "ec2-authorize default -p 80". Should I do this on my home machine or on the VM itself? Since running ec2-authorize requires a private key, I'm ...
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Burning money on Amazon EC2

Where on the AWS Management Console can I see how much money I'm burning per hour with my Amazon EC2 service?
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Amazon EC2 Free Tier Usage

I signed up for Amazon free usage tier where i get a micro instance free for a year. If i terminate the free instance and start a new micro instance, will i be charged for the new instance or will it ...
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Easy way to do international Amazon Wishlist orders?

I sometimes want to buy something from someone who has an Amazon wishlist published, for example when I want to donate a gift to someone who works on an open source project or something. The problem ...
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Is it possible to receive donations via Amazon?

I'm creating a mobile app that I'd like to have the ability to receive donations to my Amazon account. Say, like $5 to my account to spend. Is this possible, and if so, could someone direct me to the ...
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What timezone does Amazon's “Kindle book release” follow?

I'm trying to buy a book that goes on-sale tomorrow. Does the sale start at midnight where I live or does it start at midnight PDT where Amazon HQ is located?