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Old 09-22-05, 04:52 PM
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Does this sound right? (Amazon related)

I ordered an item from amazon.com today and the after doing some research the item they have pictured isn't complete. (they show a wireless adapeter and even say that it has the ability.) So I tried to cancel the order, and for the first time in the history of Amazon they shipped the item within an hour of me placing the order. So I called and asked what I can do to get a refund, and the guy on the phone said to refuse shipment and we will get a full refund. Does that sound right? Plus, it was shipped usps how do you refuse a mail package? I am usually not home when the mailman gets here so should I leave them a note?

Thanks in advance,
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Old 09-22-05, 06:12 PM
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I'm pretty sure if it's unopened you can take it to the post office and say you want to return it to sender.
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If you have a tracking number, you can try calling your local PO and have them intercept and return it for you. I had to do that recently with a shipment from buy.com. If that fails, doing as Quatermass suggests should also work.
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As long as you don't open the package you can take it to the Post Office and have them send it back. Otherwise it would require you to get a return label from Amazon.

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