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Amazon Error Messages / Solutions

If a barcode is used incorrectly on amazon's platform it can create an automated error message, here we break down what they mean since amazon does not.

Adding a Product | The value '' specified cannot be used as it conflicts with the value ''
Amazon Error Message: "The value '' specified cannot be used as it conflicts with the value '' for ASIN '' in the Am...
Thu, 27 Jun, 2019 at 4:44 PM
Error Code 5461 | You are using UPCs, EANs, ISBNs, ASINs, or JAN codes that do not match the products you are trying to list.
Amazon Error Message: "You are using UPCs, EANs, ISBNs, ASINs, or JAN codes that do not match the products you are trying to list." Amaz...
Wed, 26 Jun, 2019 at 2:35 PM
Error Code 5461 | You may not create ASINs for this brand. Please review our ASIN Creation Policy here: https://sellercentral.amazon.com/gp/help/201844590 .
Amazon Error Message: "You may not create ASINs for this brand. Please review our ASIN Creation Policy here: https://sellercentral.amazon.com/gp/h...
Wed, 26 Jun, 2019 at 2:35 PM
Adding a Product | Manufacturer Part Number : The value '' specified cannot be used as it conflicts with the value 'MPN#' for ASIN 'ASIN#' in the Amazon catalog.
Amazon Error Message: "The value '' specified cannot be used as it conflicts with the value 'MPN#' for ASIN 'ASIN#' ...
Thu, 27 Jun, 2019 at 4:45 PM
Error Code 8556 | Sorry, this product is ineligible for Amazon Marketplace selling at this time.
Amazon Error Message: "Sorry, this product is ineligible for Amazon Marketplace selling at this time." or "SKU [%s] cannot be created b...
Wed, 26 Jun, 2019 at 2:05 PM
Adding a Product | Product ID : The value specified is invalid.
Amazon Error Message: "Product ID : The value specified is invalid." Amazon Error Code: When Adding a Product on Amazon Amazon...
Wed, 26 Jun, 2019 at 2:04 PM
Adding a Product | The validity of a Product ID is checked against the GS1 GEPIR and ISBN.org databases.
Amazon Error Message: "The validity of a Product ID is checked against the GS1 GEPIR and ISBN.org databases. If your Product ID is not registered ...
Wed, 26 Jun, 2019 at 1:56 PM
Error Code 8542 | The SKU data provided conflicts with the Amazon catalog.
Amazon Error Message: "The SKU data provided conflicts with the Amazon catalog." Amazon Error Code: 8542 Amazon Screenshots: ...
Thu, 27 Jun, 2019 at 4:45 PM
Error Code 8541 | The SKU data provided is different from what's already in the Amazon catalog.
Amazon Error Message: "The SKU data provided is different from what's already in the Amazon catalog." Amazon Error Code: 8541 ...
Thu, 27 Jun, 2019 at 4:45 PM