How To View Your Archived Orders On Amazon

Your Quick Answer: 

To view your archived orders on Amazon USA, you need to use a web browser on your computer to get to the official website of Amazon which is www.amazon.com. 

Next, you need to log in to your account. Then, click on Accounts & List from the top panel. 

It will take you to the Your Account page. Click on Archived Orders under Ordering and shopping preferences

It will take you to the Archived Orders page where you’ll be able to see all the orders that you’ve archived. Click on the Unarchive Order button below any order to unarchive that particular order. 

To archive orders on Amazon, log in to your Amazon account from the official site of Amazon and then click on Returns & Orders from the top panel.

It will take you to the Your Orders page where you’ll be able to see all your orders. Click on the Archive order button below in order to archive that particular order. It will get hidden from the order history and will be taken to the Archived Orders section. 

How to View Your Archived Orders on Amazon:

There you have many things:

1. From Accounts Settings:

Follow the below steps:

Step 1: Open Amazon.com & Login

On Amazon, you can see the orders that you’ve archived. Amazon allows you to keep track of the orders or separate them that have or have not been delivered yet by archiving them. You can see the archived orders from your Amazon account settings.

If you have archived an order by accident, you can undo it too. Here are the steps you need to follow to see the archived list of orders and to unarchive it. You need to use a desktop to perform these steps. 

You need to use a web browser and then in the URL box enter www.amazon.com  and then click on enter to visit the webpage. It will directly take you to the home page of Amazon. You need to log in to your Amazon account by entering the login credentials correctly. 

Step 2: Click on Accounts & Lists from Top Bar 

After logging in to your Amazon account, you’ll be taken to the home page. On the top of the homepage, you’ll find a search bar. On the right side of the search bar, you’ll get the language option and the Account & Lists option. You need to click on the Account & Lists option from the top panel to proceed with checking the archived orders. It will immediately take you to the Your Account page. 

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There’s no possible way to archive orders from the official Amazon app on iOS or Android devices. It can be only done using the desktop by getting into the official site Amazon. 

Step 3: Click on ‘Archived orders’

After you’ve been brought to the Your Account page, you’ll be able to see numerous options. On the page, you’ll get a header that says Ordering and shopping preferences. Under it, you’ll get many options related to your orders. You’ll need to click on the fourth option which is Archived Orders.

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As soon as you click on Archived Orders, you’ll be taken to the Archived Orders page, where you’ll be able to see all the orders that you’ve archived on your Amazon account. The newer ones will be at the top of the list. As you scroll through the list to go down, you’ll be able to find the older archived orders. 

Step 4: Now you See List & Unarchive order

On the Archived Orders page, you’ll get to see the orders you’ve archived. Now if you need to unarchive any previously archived order, you can do that too. Below each order you’ve archived, you’ll get an Unarchive Order button. You need to click on it to unarchive that order to bring it back to the Orders page.

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Archiving an order hides that particular order from the order history of your Amazon account which will prevent it from showing up on the Orders page. If you want to hide an order from the actual list of orders on your account, an archive that orders quickly. Below are the steps you need to perform to archive an order on Amazon. 

2. Archiving an Order & See the List:

Follow the below steps:

Step 1: Open Amazon.com & Login

If you’re looking to archive orders, you can’t use the Amazon app to do that. You’ll need to use the website of Amazon to archive orders.  Open a web browser and enter www.amazon.com in the URL box and then press enter on the keyboard to get into the official website of Amazon.

After getting to the official website, the first thing that you need to do is log in to your Amazon account.

Make sure that you’re entering the correct password or login credentials or else you won’t be able to enter your Amazon account. While you’re about to perform these steps, you need to make sure that you’re connected to a stable internet connection, or else the web page won’t be able to get loaded. 

Step 2: Go to the Order Lists

After logging in, you’ll be able to see the homepage on Amazon. From the homepage, look at the top right corner. There you’ll find the Returns & Orders option. You need to click on it to get the list of your orders. You’ll be taken to The Orders page of your Amazon account. 

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You should know that Amazon only allows you to archive a maximum of five hundred orders. Therefore, while you’re choosing to archive your orders to separate them, do it wisely. You don’t need to archive all your orders but just some selective ones. It’s a personal choice to decide which orders you need to archive and which orders you want to keep in your order history. 

Step 3: Choose an order to Archive

After you’re taken to the Your Orders page, you’ll be able to see the whole list of your orders. This list includes all the orders that you’ve placed from your Amazon account. Scroll through the list to choose which order you want to Archive. Choose the order that you want to hide or separate from the order history. 

You’ll find that the newer orders are placed at the top of the list. Therefore, to find the old orders that you’ve placed previously, you need to scroll down the list. The more you scroll down, the older orders you’ll be able to see. 

As you can’t delete your order history, archiving orders is a way to hide them from the order history of your account. 

Step 4: You will see ‘Archive orders’ Link & Click on it

Below each order in the order history, you’ll be able to get the Archive order button. After deciding which order you want to archive, you need to click on the Archive order button below that particular order to archive it. You’ll be asked to confirm your action. Click on the Archive order button on the confirmation box to archive it. 

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You’ll get a confirmation message after the order has been archived. The message will say Your order has been archived in green. Below that, you’ll also get the Archived Orders to link that you can click to check the archived orders. 

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The order that you’ve archived will be taken to the Archived Orders section and it will no longer appear in the order history until you unarchive it. 

Frequently Asked Questions:

1. How to Delete Archived orders on Amazon?

There’s no way to delete archived orders. If you want to unarchive the previously archived order, you need to click on the Unarchive Order button below that particular order to remove it from the Archived Orders section. The particular order that you unarchive will be brought back to the Your Orders page. You can only add a maximum number of 500 orders to the archive section of Amazon.

2. What Happens to Archived Orders on Amazon?

When you archive an order on Amazon, it doesn’t show up on the Your Orders page.  As it gets hidden from the order history, you need to get into the Archived Orders section to check the archived orders or to unarchive those. Archiving orders doesn’t delete them from your account permanently. Only from the official website of Amazon can you archive and unarchive orders. 

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