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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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Good app for a wishlist?

I love Amazon's wishlist, but I have a few items I want to record that aren't available on Amazon. Is there another app that does something similar and/or a way to add items that aren't listed on ...
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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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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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Can I borrow an E-book via my Amazon Prime membership without a Kindle reader device?

So I have an Amazon Prime membership which includes one borrowing one E-Book from the Kindle shop per month. I don't have a Kindle reader, however since there are several other options to read kindle ...
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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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Search only in the product title on Amazon

I use Amazon a lot, but its search facilities are poor. Today's example is that I'm looking for a 3TB internal disc drive. Virtually every drive on the market gets a hit because 3TB is mentioned ...
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What information is shown to owner of a wishlist from a buyer

I was asked to purchase an item on an Amazon wishlist. My question is what information is shown to the receiver? Will they know who it is from? Will it display my name and address?
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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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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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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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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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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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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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How can I be notified by email when an Amazon package is delivered?

Is there any way to have Amazon notify me by email every time a package is delivered? Notifying via text messaging is not a good alternative since I use Google Voice and I can't specify the correct ...
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Is there a “Last account activity” on amazon.com?

As in topic. I wanted to see what IPs lately accessed my account. It may be on both web and Kindle devices. Is this possible?
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Amazon Market Place item price increases after I place it in my shopping cart — can vendors tell?

I placed an item from Amazon Market Place (i.e. 3rd party vendors selling on Amazon) in my shopping cart. It was a used item and rare enough to cost significantly more than when it was new. 24 hours ...
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Can I reorder “My Library” items in my Amazon Instant Video library?

I have about 20 movies or so in my Amazon streaming video library. By default, in the My Library section of the Amazon channel on my Roku or my Vizio Smart TV, the videos seem to show up - I think - ...
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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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Tracking Amazon associate analytics

I was pleasantly surprised to get about $60 from my Amazon account last week, but I couldn't find anywhere to understand how this amount was calculated. Is there anyway to get good analytics on my ...
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IMPORTXML Google Spreadsheet Amazon review numbers

I am making a spreadsheet which requires me to have the number of amazon reviews of a product. I looked up how to dynamically update the reviews as more came in and came across the IMPORTXML formula. ...
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How can I easily open a specific product on another country's site?

I often browse products on amazon.de, but would then like to discuss a certain product online with an international community. Is there an easy way to open a product page on amazon.com or vice versa?
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Changing account associated with Kindle

I own a Kindle Touch, the 2012 version, and until recently I had it associated with my someone else's account. However, I now want to change it to my own account, but I've obviously bought various ...
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Export Amazon orders

How can I export/download all my Amazon orders? Preferably as CSV file, but any common format is fine. It would be great if it includes: order date product name product URL product price
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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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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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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 hide/...
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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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How to contact seller when there is no Contact option?

I've bought the product which stopped working after few months of using it and I'd like to contact the seller if they can exchange or repair it, but I couldn't find the option to do that. I've tried ...
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How can I export my reviews, votes, questions and answers from Amazon?

I wonder whether there is any way to export my reviews, votes, questions and answers from Amazon.
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Delete archived items in Kindle 4 (through Amazon.com)

I'd like to permanently delete all my archived items (actually purge my Amazon.com account out of all previous content). I have found a dozen of guides on how to do this (which basically narrows to ...
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Does Amazon change previewable pages of a book according to some factors?

I am reading the preview pages of a book on Amazon (www.amazon.com/Elements-Programming-Interviews-Questions-Solutions/dp/1479274836/ ). There are many clickable (i.e. with links to the main text) ...
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Can I filter products with less than n ratings on Amazon? [duplicate]

I do really like the Amazon rating system. This is the reason why I sort the products by rating. However, I don't think it makes much sense to compare two products where one has in average 5 stars (...
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Saving on shipment costs when buying several books

I have a list of 10 books which I would like to buy. In both Amazon.com and AbeBooks.com, when I searched for the books, the site gave me a list of books from different locations in the world, so the ...
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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 sorted by Amazon user rating which is quite useless especially when the number of votes is low. IMDB and ...
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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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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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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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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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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 ...