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Retrieve ASIN from MPN through Amazon [migrated]

I operate out of a motorcycle dealership and started an Amazon Marketplace Store. I've run into an issue where a lot of my product does not have conventional UPC codes so uploading the product to ...
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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 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 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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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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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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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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How do I check my promotional credit with Amazon?

I'm trying to figure out how much promotional credit I have before I make a purchase (stupid 1-click for digital purchases). I do not want to check my gift card balance. I want to know how much ...
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Resetting Amazon Sessions for lost computer

Many websites let you clear all or certain sessions you have. We recently lost our laptop, and had been on Amazon on it, is there a way to clear it's logins to Amazon? It's probably the only one I ...
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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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Using IE & Silverlight with Amazon Prime Instant Video

I know that Prime Instant Video will use Silverlight when run in Google Chrome. Strangely, when I try to use IE11 it wants me to install Adobe Flash. I won't install Flash, but it'd be nice to get ...
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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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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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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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Can I block a seller on Amazon?

I just wanted to find the cheapest matress on amazon.de. To do so, I chose the category "matress" and adusted the filter to "90x200" (the size). Then I got this: pages over pages with the same ...
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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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Combine user ratings from Amazon.co.uk & Amazon.com

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 does Amazon know what I have been searching on Google?

I was just browsing at some products on Amazon, without being logged in to Amazon, and then I noticed at the bottom the 'Recent Searches' box - which showed searches I had made from Google and had ...
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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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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 to deactivate automatic mobile view on amazon?

I'm using latest Opera Mini on an Nokia E61i and when visiting amazon it stubbornly persists to switch automatically to a reduced mobile version. Thats really annoying because I need even more clicks ...
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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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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 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 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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How to save HQ book cover images on Amazon

Amazon.com shows the book covers in high quality but I couldn't manage to save those images in my computer. Is there a way to save those images in high resolution?
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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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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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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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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 ...