We have two sniper versions. Desktop Bidder places bids from your computer, and Server Bidder places bids from our machines. Both work great and you can check them out for yourself!

  Ace Sniper Server Bidder
Bids originate from Our servers
Must the program be running for the bid to be made? No
Can the program wake the computer from sleep / hibernation? Not needed
Cost Subscription
Watch lists Yes + add notes, click directly through to eBay
Bid Groups Yes
Import watch lists from Prospector
Navigation tree to organize all your bookmarks Yes
Quick Search search saving toolbar Yes
File archiving Yes
System time sync Not needed
Unique features Set it and forget it bidding
FREE snipes Yes, 5 per month.
Upgrades are available for more.

Installation Requirements

One of the following Windows operating systems:

  • Windows 8, any version (please see note below)
  • Windows 7, any version
  • Vista, any version
  • Server 2003, 2008
  • XP Professional / Home
  • Windows 2000
  • Windows NT4 (SP 6a)
  • Windows Me, 98SE, 98

Internet Explorer 7 or newer.

Broadband internet connection recommended for installing Microsoft .NET.

We recommend disabling any antivirus programs prior to installation as some of these programs can slow installation of Microsoft .NET significantly.

Installation on Windows 8 and 10

Please take these steps before running the installer on Windows 8 and 10:

a) Press “Windows Logo” + “R” keys on the keyboard.
b) Type “appwiz.cpl” in the “Run” command box and press “ENTER”.
c) In the “Programs and Features” window, click on the link “Turn Windows features on or off”.
d) Check if the “.NET Framework 3.5 (includes .NET 2.0 and 3.0)” option is available in it.
e) If yes, then enable it and then click on “OK”.
f) Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the installation and restart the computer, if prompted.

The installer can be run after this.

If the the program does not show on the tile screen, please do the following:

  1. Start Windows Explorer.
  2. Navigate to C:\Program Files(x86)\AceSniper
  3. Navigate into the Desktop Bidder or Server Bidder folder depending on the program you installed.
  4. Right-click on DesktopBidder.exe or ServerBidder.exe and click Send to, then click on Desktop as Shortcut.

Installation on Macintosh

AceSniper does not run natively on Macs but we've tested it on VMWare Fusion as well as on Bootcamp running Windows with no problems.

Updating Ace Sniper

You won't lose any of your settings if you install an update or reinstall the software.

Please do the following:

  1. Uninstall the current version. (All your settings will remain unchanged).
  2. Use the download link to obtain and install the latest version.