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"Buy Now" Link Does Not Work


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Initial post: Nov 15, 2012, 7:16:13 AM PST
Why does the "Buy Now" and "See Details for this Book" links not work when viewing a sample book in Kindle for iPad? With all of the updates that have been done, you would think this would have been fixed by now.

In reply to an earlier post on Nov 15, 2012, 7:25:08 AM PST
You can't buy from the Amazon store from within the iPad app. Apple wanted a 30% cut of the sale, so that ability was removed. You have to buy from the browser.

In reply to an earlier post on Nov 15, 2012, 9:00:15 AM PST
quilt lover says:
It's an apple feature, you have to go to the browser.

In reply to an earlier post on Nov 15, 2012, 9:02:32 AM PST
Last edited by the author on Nov 15, 2012, 9:03:22 AM PST
Deleted because Meya already mentioned the 30% cut that Apple wanted.

Posted on Nov 15, 2012, 9:07:46 AM PST
You apparently haven't updated your apps in quite a while.

Posted on Nov 15, 2012, 9:50:02 AM PST
I update the app every time it is available.

In reply to an earlier post on Nov 15, 2012, 10:08:07 AM PST
There is nothing to fix. Its working as it is supposed to work. App makers like Amazon are not allowed to have any feature in their app that links to an external site to sell digital goods to be used in the app. So Amazon had to make an update months ago that disables the links that are in the samples.

In reply to an earlier post on Nov 15, 2012, 11:14:55 AM PST
But, sadly, you insist on doing business with Apple so enjoy.
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