How To Cancel Amazon Order After It’s Shipped

Do you want to cancel your Amazon order? This guide explains to you how to cancel Amazon orders after it’s shipped. It covers scenarios where you mistakenly purchase a product and immediately want to cancel or situations where the product has already been received or dispatched, and where you’ve purchased from an Amazon Marketplace seller.

Steps To Cancel An Amazon Order When It’s Not Yet Shipped:

Cancel Amazon Order

The easiest method to cancel an order is to do quickly after placing it when it’s Amazon order status is ‘not yet shipped’. You want to do only a few things:

Step 1:

At first, log in to Amazon.

Step 2:

Then tap the Orders button located on the right-hand side of the menu bar.

Step 3:

Now tap the Cancel items button located alongside the order you want to cancel.

Step 4:

Then pick a Reason for cancellation (mandatory).

Step 5:

Now tap the small checkbox alongside the items you want to cancel.

Step 6:

Now tap Cancel checked items.

Steps To Cancel Amazon Order When Products Are Being Ready For Shipping:

Do you want to cancel an Amazon order that’s being ready for shipping? Well, it depends on the situation. The process itself is quite similar to the one mentioned above, but rather than being able to cancel an item you should place a cancellation request, which might or may not be accepted.

Step 1:

At first, log in to Amazon.

Step 2:

Then tap the Orders button located on the right-hand side of the menu bar.

Step 3:

Now tap the Cancel items button located alongside the order you want to cancel.

Step 4:

Then pick a Reason for cancellation.

Step 5:

Now tap the small checkbox alongside the items you want to cancel.

Step 6:

Tap Request cancellation.

It’s difficult to say what exactly decides whether Amazon will accept the request or not. Also, it depends mostly on how close the product is to being dispatched. If it’s ready to be dispatched, then your request might be declined.

Cancel An Amazon Marketplace Order

Amazon Order

If it’s been >30 minutes when you ordered a product through a Marketplace seller. You can now cancel an order as soon as possible, following the instructions mentioned in the first section of this guide.

However, if it’s been more than half an hour as you put an order, you must send a cancellation request, following the same instructions given in the section above.

Keep in mind whether or not your request is accepted it fully functionally depends on the seller. For instance, you place the cancellation request just a few minutes before they ship the item (it means that, cancellation should be possible). However, by the time they check the notification of your request, it could be the scenario that they have already dispatched the package.

Steps To Cancel Amazon Order Once It Has Been Received Or Shipped

In some situations where canceling an Amazon order before shipment is not possible. So the only thing that customers can do is return the item and request a refund. Amazon provides you the choice of refusing delivery of the package that you’re sent, in which situation the courier is forced to return to Amazon on your behalf. However, if you accept the delivery package, then you should send back the item to Amazon yourself (find “Amazon Returns Center” for guidance on how to do this).

Or else, you should take the following instructions, which apply to both replacing or returning items.

Step 1:

At first, log into Amazon.

Step 2:

Now tap the Orders button located on the right-hand side of the menu bar.

Step 3:

Now find the order you want to return (or replace) and then tap Return or replace items.

Step 4:

Select a reason for why you’re replacing or returning the item. Now leave a Comment if required (mandatory).

Step 5:

Tap Continue.

Step 6:

At last, review the return info and then tap Submit return request.

The process itself is very easy or simple enough. But make sure that lots of rules apply. The first is that Amazon offers full refunds when the item you return is unopened. Secondly, You must return to it within 30 days of delivery. Another situation is relaxed for holiday shopping, however, when Amazon enables any unopened item bought between November 1 or December 31 to be returned by January 31.

Alternatively, a product can’t be returned once you open it. You must know that you don’t specifically want or like it anymore, and plan to push for a refund. However, you can still return opened items within 30 days if they’re damaged or faulty.

How Much Time Does Amazon Take To Refund?

Amazon said, when you can cancel an order, it takes few minutes to refund to be applied to the buyer’s credit card. However, it might take a few days for the required sum to appear on his/her credit card statement. But it can take up to 10 business days for debit cards.

Conclusion:

So, you must try to cancel an already shipped order. You’ve got almost nothing to lose. I hope you’re as lucky as me. So if you want any help then let us know below!

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