Category Archives: Troubleshooting

Do you have trouble with Amazon Prime? Can you not get Amazon Prime to work, or do you have problems with payments or some other Amazon Prime related topic? In this category we will try answering such questions related to Amazon Prime and watching it from abroad!

HTTP proxies and VPN connections not allowed – Amazon error!

Yesterday I wanted to stream some content on Amazon.de, but I got the following error message: “HTTP proxies and VPN connections not allowed.“ Here you can see the full error message. I am not a big fan of such messages, and especially not if you just want to watch a video on Amazon, but you do not want to jeopardize the safety of your computer or Internet device. After all,… Read More »

Node error 202099750 on Amazon

Recently, as I wanted to watch Jack Ryan on Amazon Prime Video, I got an error message. It said “We’re experiencing a problem playing this video. For assistance, please go to www.primevideo.com/help?nodeId=202099750.“ So, I did as I was told, and visited the article. In the article, I was told that it is probably an old version of my browser or some sort of plugin/extension that makes this error come forth.… Read More »

How long between buy-only and the chance to rent a movie on Amazon?

Would you like to watch a movie on Amazon, but you don’t want to pay the full price for purchase the movie? Does renting the movie sound like a better option? How long time does it take for a movie to change from “buy-only” to “available for rent” on Amazon? This is a question lots of people ask themselves (and others), and even though there is no absolute answer, the… Read More »

What is Amazon Prime Twitch?

I am not much of a gamer, but I once was. I am, however, a big fan of Amazon Prime and I always want to use my Amazon Prime subscription to the max. So, what is Amazon Twitch? I have to admit that I really haven’t heard much about Amazon Twitch before. But, that is probably because I do not play games anymore. And, since I do not play games… Read More »

Up-2-date: How to stream Amazon videos from abroad!

Are you fed up with outdated articles on how to stream Amazon videos from abroad? There are lots of articles out there that was written years ago, and unfortunately, the methods described in those articles don’t work anymore. This article will be “old” in a couple of years from now as well, and for that simple reason, I will not write a working method on how to stream Amazon videos… Read More »

How to watch Amazon Prime in Mexico?

Do you have an Amazon Prime subscription, but cannot use it in Mexico? Do you wonder how to watch Amazon Prime content while in Mexico City? There are so many places and cities to visit in Mexico. Maybe you visit the country to stay in Mexico City for a few days, or have you come to discover the beauties of Oaxaca instead? Other popular destinations to visit in Mexico are… Read More »

Can I watch Amazon Prime abroad with HideMyAss?

Do you have a HideMyAss subscription and would like to use it to stream Amazon Prime abroad? Will it work, or will you get an error message using HideMyAss as well? If you try to stream Amazon Prime abroad, you will get an error message with the error 4601 code. The goal of this error message is to make it clear to us all, that Amazon Prime content should only… Read More »

Are all VPN providers blocked by Amazon Prime (Amazon.com)?

Do you get an error message as you try to watch Amazon Prime videos (Amazon Instant videos) using a VPN? Are all VPN providers blocked by Amazon.com? A law has been introduced in the USA recently, making ISPs allowed to sell your Internet history to buyers across the globe. For this (and many more reasons) lots of people want to use VPN services to encrypt their online activity. There is… Read More »

Can I watch Amazon Prime in Scandinavia (Norway, Sweden, Finland, Iceland, Denmark)?

The Scandinavian countries have for a long time suffered from the lack of a local Amazon Store. But, do the inhabitants of the nations need to suffer form the lack of access to Amazon Prime as well? It is quite strange that no Amazon store can be found in the Scandinavian countries, considering the fact that these are countries with lots of money and people who love buying stuff online.… Read More »

Can’t renew my Amazon Prime subscription with Gift Card balance. What to do?

There is a normal problem on Amazon that people want to pay for services with their international cards, but can not. Amazon will often only let you pay for services with a US based payment card. When you do an international purchase of a book or maybe a DVD this doesn’t really matter. You can pay with cards from all across the world. But, if you want to rent a… Read More »