Don’t panic. You’re not alone when it comes to being unable to create new listings on eBay. It is possible to have this happen due to various reasons. In this article, we are going to help you understand what the causes are, and how you can prevent them in the future.
How To Cancel/Retract A Bid On An eBay Auction
Why can’t I create new listings on eBay?
- If you use a private or incognito browser window and still can’t create new listings, try manually wiping your eBay cookies.
- Also, try turning off that option if you block third-party cookies or use Enhanced Tracking Protection.
- If not, you might want to try modifying your security code before retrying the listing.
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The limit to how many times you can bid on eBay
You can bid on eBay as many times as you want, as long as your startup balance has enough money for at least one bid. Your bids will be processed sequentially no matter how many items you bid on simultaneously.
Enabling Automatic Bidding on eBay
You can enable automatic bid functionality on your next item listing by turning on the eBay Automatic Bidding option. It allows you to set a maximum bid on an auction you’re selling and then lets eBay automatically increase the bid price of your item, if necessary, to make sure it does not end starting at a very low price.
Reaching a temporary buying restriction on eBay
You may have reached a temporary buying restriction on eBay. This means you’re temporarily prevented from buying items on the site. To check whether this is the case, look for a message in your account details – or contact eBay directly to resolve the situation
eBay daily transaction limit
eBay does not limit the number of transactions a seller can complete in a day, although there is a rule against “buying or selling too many items in 24 hours.” Items must also be shipped within 7 days of the listing end date.
Can’t buy anything on eBay
If you’re having trouble buying items on eBay, there are a few possible reasons. You may have been temporarily blocked from buying. This happens when someone has reported your activity to us, or we’ve noticed unusual activity from your account.
Removing restrictions on eBay
To remove restrictions on eBay, you must be an adult, at least 18 years of age. You can verify your age by entering a valid form of identification in the box at the bottom of the page.
When eBay restricts your account
When eBay restricts your account, you’ll still have access to some of the basic features. Your listings will be saved but won’t be visible to buyers, and you won’t be able to list new items until the restriction is lifted. To lift your restriction, you’ll need to get in touch with eBay Support.
Losing money bidding on eBay
If you lose money on eBay, it’s often because your listing price is too high. An easy way to make sure you don’t lose money on eBay is to use fixed prices that are lower than the retail value of your item.
The lowest you can bid on eBay
The lowest you can bid on eBay is one cent. Keep in mind that the lowest possible bid amount is 10% of the current value and all bids higher than this amount will be ignored.
The length of a suspension on eBay is based on the action taken against an account. It can be anywhere from 3 days to 18 months, depending on your account’s activity and history.