# Auction Setup

Some basic details about your auction/event would have been entered as part of your account setup. You can update these details by clicking on the Auction link in the main Auction Dashboard menu to open the Auction Details page.


# Auction Details

The Auction Details page lets you modify the information about the current Auction. Also, see Add New Auction for more details about modifying and/or adding an auction.



The SUMMARY tab lets you modify some basic information about the event.

# Auction

The Auction panel lets you modify the "Auction Name", the "Event Date", the "Archive Date", and the "Fundraising Target".


  • Auction Name
    The name of the auction/event.
  • Event Date
    Enter the date the event is taking place. If there isn't a single day then use the first day of the event.
  • Archive Date
    Enter the date after which you do not want this event to be visible to Bidders.
    This does not affect the Organization User Accounts.
  • Fundraising Target
    This is the amount of money you hope to raise in this event.

# Notes

The Notes panel is used as an internal reference.

# Advanced

The Advanced panel lets you modify the "Next assigned item#", "Item# template", "Next assigned bidder#", and "Bidder# template". Generally, there is no need to modify these.


See Advanced Options under Auction Details in the Running Your Auction section of the User Guide for more information about this feature.


You can upload an auction logo to help customize your event website & emails. Click on the IMAGES tab, then click the Upload New Image button. See Add An Image under Images in the Using Auctria section of the User Guide.


For more additional information and details see the following:

Last Updated: 3/30/2020, 3:30:57 PM