Presentation on theme: "A detailed guide on the bidding process for Rihago Timed Auctions."— Presentation transcript:
1 A detailed guide on the bidding process for Rihago Timed Auctions. BID GUIDEPlease view Guide in Slide Show ViewA detailed guide on the bidding process for Rihago Timed Auctions.
2 CONTENTSClick the links below to take you directly to page destinationHOW TO COMPLETE REGISTRATIONHOW TO BIDPLACE A LOT ITEM ON WISH LISTADD A SECONDARY BIDDER
3 How to complete registration Before a user can begin bidding, the registration process must be completed using the Username and Password provided in the received.Step 1 - This involves clicking the direct link in the received for invitation into auction or visiting our website and clicking the login links shown below.LOGIN LINKSBack to Contents
4 How to complete registration Step 2 – Enter the Username/ address and Password provided in the received for invitation into the auction as shown in the picture below.Enter addressEnter PasswordBack to Contents
5 How to complete registration Step 3 – On the ‘My Details’ page, fill out the registration form with your details, set a new password for your account, read and agree to the terms and conditions.All fields marked with asterisks (*) must be filled. Click the ‘Update’ button to save your details.Back to Contents
6 How to bidOnce you have completed the registration process, you can then proceed to an auction sale and start bidding on items.The next few slides will explain the bidding process.Step 1 - you must first log-in (Login) to your user area and select the auction sale you want to participate in.Back to Contents
7 How to bidStep 2 – Enter the Username/ address and Password provided in the received for invitation into the auction as shown in the picture below.Enter addressEnter PasswordBack to Contents
8 How to bidStep 3 – Select the auction sale type that you want to participate in. This is shown in the picture below.Auction Sale TypesBack to Contents
9 How to bidStep 4 – After selecting the auction sale type, you will be directed to the Stock list page where all the items in the auction sale are displayed. This can be seen in the picture below.Bid IndicatorUnique Lot number given to each item on saleBrief description and picture of the itemStock Search – to help find items using specific detailsClick to add an item to your Wish ListClick to bid and/or view more details of an itemBack to Contents
10 How to bidStep 5 – Upon clicking the ‘BID/VIEW’ link, you are directed to a more detailed view of the Lot you intend to view or place a bid on. This can be seen on the picture below.Auction Clock – displays time remaining until Lot sale endsBid Area, enter bid amount and bid typeDisplays the current winning bid amountDisplays the current minimum bid acceptableDisplays number of bids placed on the LotBack to Contents
11 How to bidStep 6 – Enter your desired bid amount, bid type and confirm your bid when prompted as shown on the picture below.Bid Confirmation – involves confirming the bid amount and bid type as correct before the bid is placed.A Hard Bid is a one-time bid for the amount specified by you.An Auto Bid will have the system automatically bid on your behalf, in the particular lot’s increments, up to your maximum Auto Bid amount.Back to Contents
12 How to bidStep 7 – Once you have confirmed your bid, a confirmation will be sent to your address. You can repeat all bidding steps for the lots you are interested in.Bid confirmed and status of your bid is displayedBack to Contents
13 How to bidBack to ContentsIf your bid is not accepted after you have confirmed your bid (as shown in the previous slide), you have either entered an incorrect amount (you must enter a valid amount) or you have been outbid on the lot. The picture below shows the above explanation.Amount entered is valid, but you have been outbid, a new amount must be entered.Incorrect amount entered, as a result the bid is not accepted.
14 Place a lot item on wish list You can place a lot item on your Wish List which will be saved on ‘My Auctions’ area of your ‘My Account’ page.Step 1 – On the stock list page, click the link ‘Add to Wish List’ on the specific lot as shown on the picture below.Click ‘ADD TO WISH LIST’Back to Contents
15 Place a lot item on wish list Back to ContentsStep 2 - the lot item has been placed on your Wish List and is saved on ‘My Auctions’ area of your ‘My Account’ page.‘MY AUCTIONS’The status of both lot items are displayed as ‘Watching’ as they are on Wish List and no bids have been placed by you.
16 Add a secondary bidderThis involves inviting a new bidder to participate in an auction on your behalf.The following steps show how to add a secondary bidder:Step 1 – Navigate to your ‘My Account’ area of the timed auction platform and click the button ‘Secondary Bidder’ as shown in the picture below.‘SECONDARY BIDDER’Back to Contents
17 Add a secondary bidderStep 2 – Fill out the ‘Add a Secondary Bidder’ form on the page and click Save. The address of your secondary bidder will be displayed on the right-hand side of the page under ‘Secondary Bidder Status’. This is shown on the picture below.Confirmation of a secondary bidder added to the accountBack to Contents
18 Add a secondary bidderOnce you have added a secondary bidder to your account, you have the option to de-activate and re-activate your secondary bidder at any point during the auction sale as shown in the picture below. Confirmation s will be sent to you and your secondary bidder when adding, De- activating or Re-activating a secondary bidder.Secondary Bidder status is ‘Active’ and option to ‘De-activate’ is shownSecondary Bidder status is ‘Inactive’ and option to ‘Re-activate’ is shownBack to Contents