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dylancarver
Community Member
Posts: 1
Registered: ‎05-17-2012
Listing not showing up in search results

A few hours ago I posted an item and it still isn't showing up in the search results. Why?

 

Other Answers: 11
Community Member
Posts: 1
Registered: ‎11-10-2010
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in reply to dylancarver

Ebay can't guarantee that the listing will be searchable for up to 24hrs yet they don't refund us the amount for that time period. 

 

That isn't right. 

jenny_lake
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Posts: 914
Registered: ‎02-17-2003
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mr_lees_deals
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Posts: 7,569
Registered: ‎12-06-2005
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in reply to dylancarver

Indexing can take several hours as it is, BUT you have already revised it twice and that just puts it back in queue to start all over again.

 

Leave it alone.

 

LC

“Every sale has five basic obstacles: no need, no money, no hurry, no desire, no trust.” Zig Ziglar
gearcomp33
Community Member
Posts: 2
Registered: ‎01-29-2014
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in reply to dylancarver

I have been using ebay for quite a while but now my posting will not show up in a search, what the hay are there upgrades blocking my progress? Since today i have ended all ebay auctions and are ready to quite i hate it, it makes me mad-angry-upset-whatever...fix it fix it fix, I am not a wiz but, jeez really. I like Ebay please fix the problem at hand>>> thanks A. Pineda<<< call or text 9093316619

ruths_dream
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Posts: 3,754
Registered: ‎07-25-2011
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As it stated when you listed it  your listing may tkae up to 24 hours before it posts

Life Is A One Time Offer,
Use It Well.
kraloe
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Posts: 37,095
Registered: ‎05-11-2005
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Third Man Records Jack White Blunderbuss Lightning Bolt LP

You have revised it twice, so it is still in the indxing queue.

If your item sells make sure you have a real PayPal payment in your PP account before shippig. and require Signature on delivery (since transaction > $250).

silverstrad
Community Member
Posts: 13,415
Registered: ‎03-11-2003
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in reply to dylancarver

Did you read this - just above the "List your item" button  on the SYI page ?

 

"Your listing will be posted on eBay and can be viewed in My eBay.

Your listing may not be immediately searchable by keyword or category for several hours (or up to 24 hours in some circumstances), so eBay can't guarantee exact listing durations."

 

Community Member
Posts: 2
Registered: ‎03-31-2014
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in reply to dylancarver

Hello all 

I have the same problem 

as i have listed a 5day listing and it been 4 days and the item is yet not available in search :smileysad:

I dont know y i have been losing my profit in the last item sold also :smileysad:

i dont know what to do now as if i get a loss on this item then it would b a bad experience with ebay 

 

Please help as only 24hr left for the bid to end 

 

Thank You for reading

Community Member
Posts: 1
Registered: ‎03-15-2014
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in reply to dylancarver
I am having same problem even when I am doing search for exact title. Have a feeling it is due to shipping details to certain countries not matching with shipping choices for this specific listing.
Community Member
Posts: 1
Registered: ‎01-26-2011
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in reply to dylancarver

Patience :manvery-happy: I know its hard... but it takes about 24hrs. If still not finding it then consider changing the category, title, or both. Goodluck! 

Community Member
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Registered: ‎04-23-2014
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Ive had multiple items listed fir weeks and they do not show up in search. Patience is not the issue