If you are trying to register new affiliate amazon account at https://affiliate-program.amazon.com/signup and get the below error, then you come to the right place:
“Amazon is prohibited from making calls to the number you have entered. Please enter a different phone number and try again”
The reason is that amazon getting a problem to make a phone call to some countries outside US & Canada. This issue occurs for months now and not yet resolved. But this will stop users from registering to affiliate program of amazon, big problem! Till want to register, how to deal with it?
Well there is till a way to work around, first you need a mobile device, I will take android as an example.
Step 1: Go to google play store and searching for Textplus: Free Text & Calls, or you can click to this link
Step 2: Install the app and click on “Get My Free Number”, you can choose United States for Country, New York for State and 718 for area code for example and they will created a new phone number for you
Step 3: You can now insert your phone number (+17189253512 for example). Click on call me now on amazon page and receive the phone call from amazon via TextPlus App, when requested, just use the phone number pad to input your PIN and you are done!
Step 4: Come back to amazon page and continue your registration step
Gud luck, if you need any help just leave the comment here or fill in contact us form, I will try to help as soon as possible!