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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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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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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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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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Privacy concerns for personal data shared between Facebook and Amazon

I was looking for a tablet from my home PC on Amazon and sometimes I find Amazon ads on Facebook which contain suggestions related to my search criteria; I never worried too much as I thought the ...
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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 do I remove 1 item from an Amazon order?

How can I remove just one item from my Amazon order? I accidentally ordered 2 copies of a book. I find where I can remove the item, but it completely deletes the item. I just want to remove one of the ...
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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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Preventing Amazon from automatically unsubscribing me from my questions

Whenever I ask a question on an Amazon product on Amazon, after one or two days Amazon automatically unsubscribes me from my question, and I get an email about it. Is there any way to prevent Amazon ...
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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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Deleting apps in my cloud

amazon.comelete apps from my cloud on my android tablet? I've went into cloud where some of the my apps are stored. Some apps say "Open", some apps say "Install". I don't know what to do next. I ...
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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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Advanced Power Search & Filter of Amazon product data & description beyond Books?

Any way to do Advanced Power Search in Amazon product data & description beyond Books? There is one for Books: http://www.amazon.com/Advanced-Search-Books/b?node=241582011 Is there anyway to ...
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How do I look at just the reviews of the format I'm buying on Amazon

I just bought a Kindle but when I look at reviews of a Kindle book I see reviews of the paperback and hardbacks. How do I filter the reviews so I just see reviews specifically of the Kindle copy? ...
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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 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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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 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 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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See Amazon shipment cost without disclosing personal information

Why does Amazon.com require me to enter my financial information before letting me see shipment costs? Attaching some screenshots for those who do not believe.
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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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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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How do I add all my Amazon Kindle purchases to Goodreads?

My ultimate goal is to export a list of my Kindle purchase history. It doesn't look like that is possible on Amazon's site. Amazon has an integration with Goodreads and Goodreads allows you to export ...
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Is there a way to see all Amazon reviews across its international sites?

Say a book has 10 reviews on amazon.com and 2 reviews each on amazon.co.uk, amazon.it and amazon.in, is there a way to aggregate all 16 reviews?
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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?
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How do I see my Amazon view history?

I recall a book that I've viewed on Amazon (went to the project page) that I think I dismissed too quickly. I can't recall the name of the book, but is there a way to view the history of the products ...
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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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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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How to deactivate automatic mobile view on Amazon.com?

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. That's really annoying because I need even more clicks ...
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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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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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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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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 - $10....
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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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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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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 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 are Amazon reviews under the wrong product?

When you go to Premium-PC-Steckernetzteil ("Rydges® High-Quality PC Netzteil - by OTB 2A - / 2000 mAh Ladegerät 5V 2000 mAh für Raspberry Pi Modell A und B & Banana Pi - Pi Model B+ (B Plus)" - I'...
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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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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 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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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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Having trouble with with understanding what a kindle copy of a book means

I don't understand what a book in kindle format means. It is listed after the listing of several books in Amazon. Can you please explain?
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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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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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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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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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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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How to link to a specific comment on Amazon

Some Amazon articles have hundreds of comments. How can I create a link to a specific one for sharing?
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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 ...