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Amazon Assistant for Chrome


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This package was approved by moderator AdmiringWorm on 2/2/2017.

Screenshot of Amazon Assistant for Chrome

Amazon's official browser extension. By installing you agree to the Conditions of Use at

Amazon Assistant helps you make better decisions wherever you shop online by giving you access to:
* Deal of the Day: Never miss a deal. Assistant delivers the best deals every day.
* Product Comparison: Keep an eye out for product and price comparisons that can save time and money.
* Universal Wish List: Save products from any website with the Wish List tab.
* Shortcuts: Save time. Assistant gives you shortcuts to popular Amazon destinations right in your browser.

We offer localized support in all 9 locales, including US, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Japan, and China.

By installing you are agreeing to the Conditions of Use located at

Learn more at

PACKAGING NOTE: This installs no software. It installs a registry key for the extension that Chrome will see and then ask you for permission to enable the extension if you are in Chrome or on the next run. Chrome will install the latest version of the extension. The mentioned version is the version at time of packaging, you can ignore it. Chrome will handle updates to the extension.

To install Amazon Assistant for Chrome, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install amazon-assistant-chrome

To upgrade Amazon Assistant for Chrome, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade amazon-assistant-chrome


  • tools\ChocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    $bits = Get-ProcessorBits
    $packageName = 'amazon-assistant-chrome'
    $extensionID = 'pbjikboenpfhbbejgkoklgkhjpfogcam'
    if ($bits -eq 64)
        if (Test-Path -Path "HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Wow6432node\Google\Chrome\Extensions\$extensionID")
           Write-Host "Extension already installed." -foreground "magenta" –backgroundcolor "blue"
           } else {
             New-Item -Force -Path "HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Wow6432node\Google\Chrome\Extensions\$extensionID" | out-null
             New-ItemProperty -Path "HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Wow6432node\Google\Chrome\Extensions\$extensionID\" -Name "update_url" -Value "" | out-null
             New-ItemProperty -Path "HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Wow6432node\Google\Chrome\Extensions\$extensionID\" -Name "ChocolateyPackageName" -Value "$packageName" | out-null
        } else {
          New-Item -Force -Path "HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Google\Chrome\Extensions\$extensionID" | out-null
          New-ItemProperty -Path "HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Google\Chrome\Extensions\$extensionID\" -Name "update_url" -Value "" | out-null
  • tools\ChocolateyUninstall.ps1 Show
    $bits = Get-ProcessorBits
    $packageName = 'amazon-assistant-chrome'
    $extensionID = 'pbjikboenpfhbbejgkoklgkhjpfogcam'
    if ($bits -eq 64) {
        Remove-Item "HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Wow6432node\Google\Chrome\Extensions\$extensionID" -Force -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue | out-null
        Remove-Item "HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Google\Chrome\Extensions\$extensionID" -Force -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue | out-null

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Release Notes

updated to new install method

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Amazon Assistant for Chrome 10.1610.8.120 222 Monday, November 7, 2016 approved

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