Amazon Errors

Error: A value was not provided for "item_type". Please provide a value for "item_type". Please use the Product Classifier or download the category-specific Browse Tree Guide from Seller Help to see a list of valid "item_type" values. This information tells Amazon where your product should be classified and affects how easily customers can find your product. For details, see http://sellercentral.amazon.com/gp/errorcode/99042.

  • What this means: An Item Type was not provided for the product.
  • Potential solutions: None at this time.

Error: Requires field 'Product Type' in order to list when creating a new ASIN on Amazon.

  • What this means: A value for 'Product Type' is missing.
  • Potential solutions: Go to the Product Listing Details page and enter a "Product Type".

Error: Standard product id (UPC, GTIN or Amazon ASIN) is either not provided or invalid.

  • What this means: A standard product id is required to list on Amazon.
  • Potential solutions: Add UPC in Edit a Product.

Error: A value was not provided for "bullet_point1". Please provide a value for "bullet_point1". This information appears on the product detail page and helps customers evaluate products. For details, see http://sellercentral.amazon.com/gp/errorcode/99041.

  • What this means: Bullet points are short, descriptive statements about the product. They are required by Amazon to make your product easier to find. e.g. "The world's most effective vacuum!", "Machine-washable", "Engineered to withstand the most extreme weather".
  • Potential solutions: Go to the Product Listing Details page and provide some bullet points.

Error: Amazon has restrictions on this product that prevent it from being listed. Please resolve in Amazon Seller Central. For more details, see https://sellercentral.amazon.com/gp/help/help.html/ref=ag_200301050_bred_201567350?ie=UTF8&itemID=200301050 and http://sellercentral.amazon.com/gp/errorcode/8026.


Error: Requires field 'Unit Count' in order to list when creating a new ASIN on Amazon.

  • What this means: Requires a value for 'Unit Count' when creating a new listing on Amazon.
  • Potential solutions: Go to the Product Listing Details page and enter 'Unit Count'.

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