Update to AMM Amazon plugin (4 posts)

  1. mat8iou
    Posted 5 years ago #

    If like me you use the AMM plugin in WordPress: http://www.sozu.co.uk/software/amm/ , then you will have noticed that due to changes in Amazon's policy, searches made to add new items to your lists within the plugin stopped working a few days ago (existing items on your lists should still work fine).

    The reason for the plugin not working is that all requests made to Amazon's API now need to be signed using a secret key.

    The other problem that this raises is that to stop one user's secret key from being revealed, every user of the plugin now needs to sign up as a developer with Amazon to obtain their own secret key. I have checked & other WordPress Amazon plugins also now have this requirement.

    I've been in touch with the plugin's author & worked out a quick fix to this problem which I have running now on my site with no major issues.

    It should be incorporated into an updated plugin release soon - if anyone needs the revised code urgently let me know & I'll send it to you by email.

  2. philipewen
    Posted 5 years ago #

    Thanks for this. Yes i would love the revised code if possible. I couldn't see where your email address was to email you directly!?

  3. mat8iou
    Posted 5 years ago #

    If you want to get in contact with me, there is a contact form on my website & I will then email you back the updated files.


  4. mat8iou
    Posted 5 years ago #

    The updated version is now also available on the original author's website if anyone else needs to download it.

    Information about it here:

    Download it here:

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