Is there a classifieds forum/Marketplace here? [Merged]

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  1. ROGERWILCO357, Apr 30, 2013
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    ROGERWILCO357
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  2. maflynn
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    The marketplace forum is open to members who have been here for 6 months and have 250 posts, those that don't qualify do not see the forum - its hidden from view for them.
     
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    Counting down the months until I can get into the Marketplace, eager to check it out! Damn time going slow...
     
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    Just curious - why is there a 6 months/250 post requirement to see the marketplace?
     
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    Basically it's to ensure people who use the marketplace have some rep of sorts.

    Also it's both 6 months and 250 posts minimum.
     
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    It gives a bit more confidence for buyer and seller ... Not a bad thing and a good differentiator to eBay and others ...
     
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    When posting items for sale, is there a requirement to provide links to feedback, such as from eBay, Amazon, Heatware, other forums, etc, in the listing? Naturally, I'd check myself, but I don't have access to that forum yet. ;)
     
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    Nah, most don't do it.
     
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    Where is the MarketPlace?

    I can't find the Market Place. How does one get access to the Market Place?

    Thanks!
     
  11. maflynn
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    You need to be a member for 6 months and have 250 posts to access the marketplace.

    Please see the FAQ
     
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    ^^ this
    This is to reduce scams etc and give people a bit of confidence in the seller. Although you meet the time criteria, your 63 posts is a good way short.
     
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    Question for Newb

    Question I was trying to put my macbookpro for sale, does mac runors have a market area?

    Thanks in advance
     
  15. GoCubsGo
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    Your answer is listed in the FAQ and also, searching the forums will give you tons of threads on this.

    In short, no, no marketplace for new members.
     
  16. joeynym
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    I consider myself a senior member... But i guess i dont have enough posts...:confused:
     
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    Seniority is based on time you have been a member and how many posts you have made, not your age!
     
  18. joeynym
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    yea i understand... I just dont post a lot... will post more often know..:)
     
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    Not sure where this goes but - can i sell on here?

    i just had my entire motherboard replaced along with the keyboard and front plate and was wondering if it was sale-able or not...i have NO IDEA on specifics so im looking for help on where and maybe the price

    came from my 2011 macbook pro...was completely updated

    help lol i owe $500 to the repair guys lol
     
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    Yes, members can sell here, but before they can they must meet certain requirements.
     
  21. Coltstrong12
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    where do i go to sell?
     
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    Only users with a history of 250 posts (user title 6502 or higher) and membership for at least 6 months can access the Marketplace forum.

    You do not qualify and therefore do not have access to view it.
     
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    I am not seeing the marketplace for some reason. I must be blind!
     
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    The forum you posted this in? One up from that on the list :D
     
  25. bk123
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    Does this site have a marketplace? or anyone know any site?Want to Sell iPhone Screen

    Hey so I'm looking for a website where I can market my iPhone 4/5 LCD Digitizers... Obviously with Admin permission but Im looking for sites I can post since I just bought a wholesale lot of over 500 Brand new screens.


    Please let me know what sites have a marketplace forum.. Im already lowest price on ebay and amazon and trying to move more

    Thanks!
     

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