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How to Leave Absentee Bids &
Phone Bids Online

Step 1: type in www.wsmithauction.com into your web browser.

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Step 2: Welcome to our home page! You will see that our upcoming auction is featured.

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Step 3: To the right of the rotating images, and next to « More Details », Click on « View Lots »⬇

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Step 4: You are now on the Auction Catalogue page, where you can scroll through all of the lots in the sale.

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Step 5: When you would like to leave a Phone or Absentee Bid on a lot, click on « Place Bid » (shown below) ⬇

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Step 6: If this is your first time leaving a Phone/Absentee bid on our website, you will be directed to the registration page.

Returning clients please proceed to step 7.

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Step 6A: For new users, provide your email, create a password and Register.

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Step 6B: to complete your registration click on « Click Here to Log In » and you will be directed back to Log In for this auction.

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Step 7: Enter your Email and Password to Log In.

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Step 8: You will now be directed back to the Item you were interested in, to place a bid.

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Indicate whether you are leaving a Phone Bid or an Absentee bid, by clicking the bubble beside your choice.

  • For Phone Bid, leave the amount box empty.
  • For Absentee Bid, leave your high bid for this item.
  • All bids are executed competitively by our staff.

Step 10: Before clicking "Submit" please scroll to the right and read the Terms and Conditions, and click the box to indicate you accept them. Now Please click "Submit" to place your bid.

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Step 11: Congratulations! You have now successfully placed your bid. On this page you will see all placed bids, current and past, plus all inquiries.

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Step 12: To return to the catalogue to continue to view lots and place any subsequent bids, click ‘Return to Auction"

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Another way to log in or register is to press the "Login or Register" button bellow the the upcoming auction schedule.

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We hope this helps in the bidding process and please Do Not Hesitate to contact us at 603-675-2549 or info@wsmithacution.com for assistance with placing bids or any other inquiries!