HOW TO BID / Timed Online Auctions Mac OS 10.10 or later / Windows 7 or later Google Chrome Version 72 or later (current version is recommended) System Requirements
FireFox Version 65 or later Microsoft Edge (current version is recommended) Safari Version 12.0 or later Internet Explorer may work for watching, not recommended for bidding
Go to Doyle.com
Click the red “BidLive!” link at top right
Click “Login to Register”
Login with your email and password If you don’t have a password, click the “Register now!” button to create one.
Once you are logged in, click the “Register to Bid” button next to the specific auction in which you are bidding
Check button to agree to the Terms & Conditions
View the catalogue to bid Make note of the “soft” closing time. Lots close sequentially, one lot per minute, with a “soft” close. Should any bids be placed in the final minute, bidding will remain open on that lot for one additional minute. Place Bids by clicking the “Next Bid” increment button in reaction to real-time bidding. – OR –
Place Bids by entering your “Max Bid” (the maximum amount of your bid). “Max Bids” will be automatically executed if there is bidding competition. You will see the status of your bid • If you are the successful bidder you will see “Your High Bid!” in green. The “Next Bid” button will be inactive. • If you have been outbid, you will see “You have been Outbid” in red and the bidding options will be available. You will also receive emails with the status of your bids. Make note of the bidding time left on your lot. This number should be actively changing. Refresh the page to update this information.
After the auction, you will receive an email with your invoice and information on payment options. Online bidding is subject to the same Buyer’s Premium and applicable Sale Taxes as our saleroom auctions, as stated in the Terms and Conditions. If you have any questions, please contact us at 212-427-4141, ext 203 or BidLive@Doyle.com
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