Now registered GavelSnipe members can quickly add auctions to GavelSnipe straight from Heritage Auctions, Movie Poster Exchange or eBay auction pages!

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Add the GavelSnipe-It! tool to your browser Favorites
and Links toolbar, view an auction and GavelSnipe-It!

Set Up for GavelSnipe-It!

Disabling Pop-Up Blocker for GavelSnipe-It!


GavelSnipe-It! works from a pop-up window and may be blocked by your browser security settings. Follow the instructions below to allow GavelSnipe-It! to pop-up in eBay, Movie Poster Exchange and Heritage Auctions.
  1. If Internet Explorer Pop-Up Blocker is enabled, GavelSnipe-It! must be added to the Pop-Up Blocker allowed sites list. Click the yellow warning bar under the toolbar for the Pop-Up Blocker settings menu.

  2. Add eBay, Movie Poster Exchange or Heritage Auctions to the allowed sites list by clicking "More Settings..." on the menu:




  3. Add *.eBay.com, *.movieposterexchange.com and *.ha.com to the Allowed Sites list.




  4. You can now use GavelSnipe-It! with the sites you have added to the allowed site list.

Add GavelSnipe-It! to Internet Explorer Favorites


  1. Right click this link, GavelSnipe-It!, and click "Add to Favorites.."




  2. A dialog box will warn you that you are adding a Favorite that may be unsafe. Click "Yes" to continue. GavelSnipe-It! is safe to use, contains no spyware and will not harm your computer.




  3. Go to Heritage Auctions, Movie Poster Exchange or eBay and search for items you want. Open the page for the desired auction and click the GavelSnipe-It! bookmark from your favorites. The GavelSnipe-It! popup window will appear. Just enter your user name, password (if prompted) and maximum bid, then click "Submit". You're ready to snipe that auction with GavelSnipe.

Add GavelSnipe-It! to the Internet Explorer Links Toolbar


  1. Right click this link, GavelSnipe-It!, and click "Add to Favorites.."




  2. A dialog box will warn you that you are adding a Favorite that may be unsafe. Click "Yes" to continue. GavelSnipe-It! is safe to use, contains no spyware and will not harm your computer.




  3. Click on the Links directory to select it and click "OK". GavelSnipe-It! will appear in the Links Toolbar.




  4. If your Links Toolbar is not displayed, right click on the Address Toolbar. Make sure that "Links" is checked and "Lock the Toolbars" is un-checked. You can now click and drag to widen the Links Toolbar or click and drag it to the toolbar position you prefer. You can then relock the toolbar by right clicking on the toolbar and rechecking "Lock the Toolbars".


  5. Go to Heritage Auctions, Movie Poster Exchange or eBay and search for items you want. Open the page for the desired auction and click the GavelSnipe-It! Link on the Links Toolbar. The GavelSnipe-It! popup window will appear. Just enter your user name, password (if prompted) and maximum bid, then click "Submit". You're ready to snipe that auction with GavelSnipe.

Add GavelSnipe-It! to other browsers (eg Firefox, Chrome, Safari)


  1. Drag the following link to your Bookmarks Toolbar: GavelSnipe-It!




  2. If you cannot get #1 to work, alternatively, you can add the GavelSnipe-It Bookmark manually through your browser's bookmark manager. Copy the following code and paste it into the bookmark's URL or Location field:

    javascript:win=window.open('http://www.gavelsnipe.com/quick_snipe.php?url='+location.href,'GavelSnipeIt','width=350,height=310,resizable=0, scrollbars=no, menubar=no, status=no'); if(win){setTimeout('win.focus()',100);}void(0);



  3. Go to Heritage Auctions, Movie Poster Exchange or eBay and search for items you want. Open the page for the desired auction and click the GavelSnipe-It! Link on the Links Toolbar. The GavelSnipe-It! popup window will appear. Just enter your user name, password (if prompted) and maximum bid, then click "Submit". You're ready to snipe that auction with GavelSnipe.