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Yahoo Messenger for Auction

Postby Aikoprod » Fri Mar 26, 2004 3:49 pm

Anyone use Yahoo messenger to do an auction? Does it work okay? Will they allow 12 people into the chatroom?
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Postby Arlo » Fri Mar 26, 2004 9:29 pm

Not sure about the specifics of yahoo, but in general, chat room auctions can work well if everyone is organized. They tend to take a while, though... :-)

In any case, be sure to have some default plan in place in case someone's connection goes kaboom (such as continuing via phone).
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Postby Guest » Sat Mar 27, 2004 2:31 am

We've had 16 owners with AOL IM chatroom the past 2 years with no problems.

Auctions take a while -- Took us about 7 hours for 250+ players up for auctioning.

It's the last time I'll be doing an online one -- unless we extend over a 2 or 3 day period.
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