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Is there a way to use the NOT operator on Amazon?

As of Feb 2021 Amazon still does not regard the NOT operator. Workaround: use Google Search with e.g. site:amazon.com lightbulbs -led Of course, you don't have the sorting-order of Amazon's search ...
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Why is "Amazon" written with strange characters in this URL?

Using special characters is a method to tell the browser to use UTF8 encoding, and this probably is Amazon engineers putting in a bit of an easteregg instead of a dull utf8=✓ thing. For the record, ...
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Filter Amazon by products surpassing X number of reviews

Append the following to the end of the URL in order to have the items with the most reviews at the top: &s=review-count-rank It doesn't give exactly the behavior you are requesting, but it should ...
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How do I check my promotional credit with Amazon?

You can tweak the other answer's link to get directly at the promotional credit. (You must be signed into your Amazon.com account first.) Just append to the link https://www.amazon.com/gp/feature....
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Is there a way to use the NOT operator on Amazon?

As of July 2015, at least there is no reliable way to use a NOT operator. At least on Amazon.de searching for hard drive -usb will reduce the number of USB drives, but already the last result on the ...
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Is there any way to force Amazon Instant Video into High Quality?

Add /?forceBR=5 to the end of the link in your browser.
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How do I check my promotional credit with Amazon?

If you're looking for a more stable link, I recommend you use: http://www.amazon.com/mp3redeem Amazon publicizes this URL in emails as follows: For redemption instructions and additional ...
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How do I check my promotional credit with Amazon?

Reposting something stated in the comments: Use https://www.amazon.com/norushcredits
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How can I view my reviews on Amazon?

You can view your reviews from your profile go to your profile by clicking on your name click on Profile under Ordering and shopping preferences section find the review you want to view and view it,...
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How do I check my promotional credit with Amazon?

I'm curios why Lam Chau's helpful answer in the comments to the OP is not listed as an answer: amzn.to/mp3-balance easy to remember short link: amzn.to/mp3-balance :) – Lam Chau Oct 6 '12 at 3:...
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How do you reply to a seller on Amazon?

Here: https://www.amazon.com/gp/communication-manager/inbox.html Note also that Amazon has some aggressive code to hide your attempts to include your email addresses within the messages.
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How can I view my reviews on Amazon?

Click on "Accounts and Lists" near the top right-hand corner Click "Your Account" Look at the "Ordering and Shopping Preferences" box and click on "Your Amazon Profile" Click on your review under "...
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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?

In case anyone is still looking for a solution to this problem, I created a browser extension called "All Prices" that lets you easily see all the price options for each color, style, etc. of an item. ...
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How can I share my shopping cart with someone else on Amazon?

Had the same issue recently and didn't find a solution. So, I made a cart sharing extension for Chrome browser. Here you go: https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/amazon-share-a-cart/...
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Filter Amazon by products surpassing X number of reviews

Old question, I know, but I was looking for an answer myself and found that you can do exactly this when you search Amazon via http://so.cool. It has a Kayak-like slider to the side of search results ...
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Can I block a seller on Amazon?

Try including -metatex in your search terms.
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How do I add all my Amazon Kindle purchases to Goodreads?

I found the button class for the 'Want to Read' button and looped through and clicked them all by running this Javascript in the console. var buttonArray = document.getElementsByClassName('w-button-...
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Is there a way of having Amazon automatically buy an item when it hits a certain price?

Now you could do this with https://waatcher.com. You just search for the item you want to buy, set a target price and Waatcher will buy it for you when the price drops below your set price. Waatcher ...
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How do I see my Amazon view history?

This isn't visible in my Account menu. There is a Tab in the .com version called My browsing history, but not in the .co.uk implementation of the site. In neither case could I find what I know I have ...
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How can I filter Amazon.com results to exclude 3rd party merchants?

The easiest way is to add &emi=ATVPDKIKX0DER to the end of your search. Just perform your search, then click in the address bar and paste that at the end and hit enter and you'll get only items ...
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Is there a way to see all Amazon reviews across its international sites?

Amazon Product Advertising API License Agreement prohibits use of the Reviews data for any purpose other than driving sales on the Amazon Site. So I doubt if any site can lawfully provide the ...
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How can I view my reviews on Amazon?

Here is the correct order of steps with accurate menu labels as of Feb 2020: On the upper right hover (don't click) on "Hello USERNAME". It will open a menu. Select "Your Account". This will open a ...
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How can I view my reviews on Amazon?

Just click here, it's under "Community activity". You can also filter using the combo box that says View: All Activity, change it to View: Reviews to see only your reviews.
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How do I see my Amazon view history?

Ah! I was wondering the same thing and finally found it: Go into "Your Account" --> bottom box called "Personalization" there is a section called "Personalized Content" and in there you'll find "View ...
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How to securely share your Amazon wish list with only certain people

https://www.amazon.com/gp/help/customer/display.html?nodeId=501094 Public: Anyone can see it. Shared: Only people with a url/link to your list can see it Private: Only you can see it
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Is there a way to sort by per-volume or per-weight price on Amazon?

Directly from the Amazon web site it's not possible but you could create your own front end by using the Amazon Product Advertising API. It requires the following knowledge and skills: XML (For ...
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Can I share my files through Amazon Cloud Drive?

The actual "share" button is not easy to spot. Drive is not a "consumer-ready" product, so very bare bones, but does the job. Suggest putting the files into a zip.
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How do I mark an item as owned in Amazon?

I created a bookmarklet based on Tahg's answer: https://tslivede.github.io/Amazon_I_own_this_Bookmarklet Just drag the "I own this" link on that page into your browser's "favorites/bookmarks toolbar"...
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Will rental expiration on Amazon Instant Video interrupt movie playback?

I haven't tested this hypothesis enough to confirm it: but there was at least one time when I resumed a rental which had more than an hour left on it with the ticker telling me I had 20 minutes or so ...
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