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Using My eBay
What is My eBay?
My eBay lets you track your buying and selling activity, send and receive secure emails, and update your account information. If you buy or sell on eBay regularly, you'll want to go to My eBay when you sign in.
To go to my eBay, click My eBay at the top of most pages.
Track what you buy and sell
On the Activity tab, use the links on the left to track your buying and selling activity.
Tip: The Shortcuts list, which appears on the bottom left side of the page, lets you go to other eBay pages quickly. You can edit the Shortcuts list to include the pages you use most by clicking the Edit Shortcuts button.
Customize what you see in My eBay
Want to add or move sections around? Change the header color? Delete items in your watching list? Learn how to customize My eBay to fit your needs.
View or update your account information
To see or change your account information, click the Account tab in My eBay. You'll see your financial and billing information.
In the Account section of My eBay, you can also view and update your other account areas:
Learn more about changing your account information.
The Messages tab displays messages you've received from eBay or other eBay members.
If you receive a message from eBay at your registered email address, you'll also find a copy of it in your messages in My eBay. This duplicate message in My eBay verifies that the email is authentic and not a spoof (fake) email.
To see your messages:
We recommend that you check your messages frequently.
You can reply to messages up to 90 days after a transaction.
Add an email signature
An email signature adds a personal touch to your outgoing emails. Adding an email signature can help promote your business and give customers easy access to your contact information. If you have an eBay Store, you can also add your eBay Store logo to your signature.
To add a signature and Store logo:
To remove your signature:
Sending out of office replies
If you're going on vacation or not planning to check your email for a while, use the out-of-office reply to notify others who try to contact you. When you create an out-of-office reply, your message is automatically sent in response to any incoming email.
To turn on your out-of-office reply:
When the out-of-office reply is on, you see an alert when you visit your Messages inbox.
To turn off your out-of-office reply:
If you have an eBay Store, you can place your Store on vacation while you're away. Learn how to use Store vacation settings.
Use applications to help you manage your selling activities
If you sell on eBay, you have access to third-party applications that help you with your selling activities.
To see which applications you're subscribed to:
Contact Customer Service
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