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Cupid
PostPosted: Sat Nov 09, 2019 5:51 am    Post subject: Re: New 64 bit Desktop Manager

itsme13804 wrote:

Credentials are not remembered even thought the box is checked.


The application requires write access to the working directory before that can work as the details are stored (encrypted) in a file on your hard drive.
itsme13804
PostPosted: Fri Nov 08, 2019 5:49 pm    Post subject: New 64 bit Desktop Manager

I have tried the new version for the last 2-3 days and I offer the following comments:

Credentials are not remembered even thought the box is checked.

Print is very small and hard to read. (I use a 23" monitor.)

Individual lines need to be separated somehow. Perhaps using color on every other line instead of each line.

No item thumbnails. This makes it difficult to locate an individual listing without reading each description.

Most of all, it is very slow to load compared to the original Desktop Manager.
Cupid
PostPosted: Thu Nov 07, 2019 12:06 pm    Post subject: Re: country error again on version 2.0.02

21259006311259 wrote:
"country error"


Is that the only message that you get, and is it in a separate window ?

Can you get to the 'Settings->Username and Password' option ?

If so have you tried changing the credentials via the panel that comes up after selecting that option ?
21259006311259
PostPosted: Thu Nov 07, 2019 6:38 am    Post subject: country error again on version 2.0.02

mario wrote:
32-bit version is now available at:

/gdm/GixenDesktopManager-32bit.zip


hi mario,

this 32-bit version has "country error" on windows 7 ultimate version.

kindly check why GDM has this prob.

Thanks, jfrancis
Paid User
PostPosted: Mon Sep 23, 2019 1:22 pm    Post subject: Re: Scary Notice

clcurrie wrote:
I just signed up and downloaded the desktop app but when I signed in, I got this notice:

Your eBay authorization has expired or expires in less than 10 days. Please renew it on the Gixen settings page or your snipes may fail. Your eBay authorization to Gixen has been revoked. Please renew it on the Gixen settings page or your snipes may fail.

Where is "the page" in eBay?


1) Log in your account (Log in Now)  at Gixen site.

2) On your home main account,  click the Settings button.

3) scroll down a bit until you see "eBay authorization token status" and click "Re-authorize Gixen on your eBay account" link

4) You will be taken to eBay site automatically  Log in your eBay account that you want it associated with Gixen

5) click agree

6) it will go back to Gixen.com automatically with a message saying  "Thank you. Account re-authorized. The new expiry date is: (date here - good for about 18 months)


Do the same thing every 17-18 months  
Cupid
PostPosted: Tue Sep 03, 2019 11:15 am    Post subject:

I guess that the account that you are using to run the application doesn't have update access to the working directory that the application is using.

The credentials would normally get stored in an file called gixen.ini in that directory.
kinggooner
PostPosted: Tue Sep 03, 2019 8:20 am    Post subject: Desktop Mgr doesn't retain my logon id and password

I have to input my login name and password into Desktop Manager every time I open it.
I have ticked the "remember" box on every occasion, however, the next time I use it I always have to input my credentials again.
juangrande
PostPosted: Tue Jul 16, 2019 8:56 pm    Post subject:

Log in to your Gixen account and click the [Settings] button to go to your Settings page.

Follow the Re-authorize Gixen on your eBay account link and carry out the instructions.
clcurrie
PostPosted: Tue Jul 16, 2019 4:41 pm    Post subject: Scary Notice

I just signed up and downloaded the desktop app but when I signed in, I got this notice:

Your ebay authorization has expired or expires in less than 10 days. Please renew it on the Gixen settings page or your snipes may fail. Your eBay authorization to Gixen has been revoked. Please renew it on the Gixen settings page or your snipes may fail.

Where is "the page" in eBay?
Cupid
PostPosted: Tue Jun 04, 2019 3:36 am    Post subject:

bhaktamal wrote:
mario wrote:

I will see if interest for 32-bit app still exists to release it in parallel, but the default distro will now be 64-bit.


32-bit please, thank you.


mario wrote:
32-bit version is now available at:

https://www.gixen.com/gdm/GixenDesktopManager-32bit.zip
bhaktamal
PostPosted: Mon Jun 03, 2019 5:44 pm    Post subject: 32-bit request

mario wrote:

I will see if interest for 32-bit app still exists to release it in parallel, but the default distro will now be 64-bit.


32-bit please, thank you.
Cupid
PostPosted: Sun Nov 18, 2018 4:00 am    Post subject:

Support is being requested here.
jraytay
PostPosted: Mon Nov 05, 2018 5:09 am    Post subject: Mirror Upgrade

Just signed up and won bid by $21 less than my top offer. Even though Mirror may not seem like much value added for $6 I purchased to support this excellent program. Thanks.
Cupid
PostPosted: Fri Oct 19, 2018 3:01 am    Post subject:

Nomz,

Do you know how much a development environment for an Apple device costs ?

It might have to be crowd funded, just to make it an economic option.
Nomz
PostPosted: Thu Oct 11, 2018 9:19 am    Post subject: Any plans for a Mac OS verison?

I was wondering if you planed to release a mac os and/or ios version of the desktop manager. I know I can run the windows version in one of the many different virtual machine software but it would be much more convenient to have a OSX version if possible.

Thank you.
Guest
PostPosted: Sun Apr 15, 2018 2:17 am    Post subject:

Although I don't buy as much from eBay as I used to, I have downloaded the Gixen Desktop Manager and Android app and it has made buying from eBay so much easier.
Thank you for this.

James
ralwine
PostPosted: Tue Apr 10, 2018 6:04 pm    Post subject: Re: GDM and Norton, precision

frichmout wrote:
Precision : Norton report

Scan type: Auto-Protect Scan
Event: Risque de sécurité détecté.
Security risk detected: WS.Reputation.1
File: [local location] GixenDesktopManager.exe
Location: Quarantaine
Rolling Eyes

Norton always considers anything they don't recognize - or that enough subscribers aren't signed on to - something to quarantine. So do a number of other malware bots.
Cupid
PostPosted: Tue Mar 13, 2018 4:55 am    Post subject:

I'm not really understanding this 22dollar,

There is only one Gixen snipe amount for any particular auction, whether you add that snipe via the web interface, via Autosnipe or via the Gixen Desktop Manager, they all access the same Gixen database.
22dollar
PostPosted: Mon Mar 12, 2018 5:02 pm    Post subject: 32 BIT Desktop Manager

[quote="mario"]32-bit version is now available at: ....


Thanks for 32 BIT Desktop Manager ! ! !


Can [32 BIT] Desktop Manager be loaded with Firefox and then have items go to Firefox eBay pages when item clicked on??
To avoid bidding yourself up when forgetting you are using Firefox Autosnipe for your eBay bids instead of Explorer.
Very Happy
mario
PostPosted: Wed Feb 14, 2018 6:54 am    Post subject:

Thank you, I updated the link on the home page. For major GDM updates - I disable the old version on the server side, so you know immediately that you must upgrade. I don't do that always - e.g. not for minor updates, as it's a hassle for users who may not need the update.

I will see that I add another flag on the settings page (e.g. email for GDM updates), as I don't want to email all users about something they may not use at all.
Ramona
PostPosted: Sun Feb 11, 2018 8:45 am    Post subject:

Ramona wrote:
Just to mention that the links to the Gixen Desktop Manager on the main gixen.com home page are currently giving an error "The topic or post you requested does not exist".

Also, is there any way to know when there is a new version of Gixen Desktop Manager (or indeed of the Firefox extension) without having to visit the Community to check? I'd be happy to be on a (low volume) Gixen mailing list that told me about updates, planned outages, etc.

Just to mention that the links are still broken - and I'd still like a way to know when a new version is released Smile
mario
PostPosted: Sat Jan 06, 2018 2:49 pm    Post subject:

32-bit version is now available at:

https://www.gixen.com/gdm/GixenDesktopManager-32bit.zip
Rickajho
PostPosted: Sat Jan 06, 2018 6:46 am    Post subject:

Another vote for a 32 bit release, please and thank you.
gipsy
PostPosted: Wed Jan 03, 2018 10:13 am    Post subject:

Hi,
I would like to have the 32-bit version of Gixen Desktop Manager.
I know that the future is at 64 bits, for questions of organization and computer park, I stay at 32 bits (for the moment).
Thanks
Gip
Ramona
PostPosted: Sun Nov 26, 2017 6:39 am    Post subject:

Just to mention that the links to the Gixen Desktop Manager on the main gixen.com home page are currently giving an error "The topic or post you requested does not exist".

Also, is there any way to know when there is a new version of Gixen Desktop Manager (or indeed of the Firefox extension) without having to visit the Community to check? I'd be happy to be on a (low volume) Gixen mailing list that told me about updates, planned outages, etc.
Nutters
PostPosted: Sat Nov 25, 2017 5:57 pm    Post subject: Re: Gixen Desktop Manager (64-bit) released

I will see if interest for 32-bit app still exists to release it in parallel, but the default distro will now be 64-bit.


Would appreciate 32 bit as well, thanks
mario
PostPosted: Fri Nov 24, 2017 11:53 am    Post subject:

frichmout,

I guarantee you I haven't put any malware into GDM. The only important thing is to download it from Gixen directly, and not some shady third-party site.

As for the Norton, definitely not my favourite anti-virus software.
charlescarmichael12
PostPosted: Thu Nov 23, 2017 9:26 am    Post subject:

Mario,
Thanks very much for a new release will try it over the coming days
frichmout
PostPosted: Wed Nov 22, 2017 8:38 am    Post subject: GDM and Norton, precision

Precision : Norton report

Scan type: Auto-Protect Scan
Event: Risque de sécurité détecté.
Security risk detected: WS.Reputation.1
File: [local location] GixenDesktopManager.exe
Location: Quarantaine
Frichmout
PostPosted: Wed Nov 22, 2017 8:13 am    Post subject: Gixen desktop manager and Norton

Hi Mario,

I have just downloaded GDM and at first execution, Norton (Symantec endpoint protection V12.1.6) said it was not a safe file and has deleted it...
Crying or Very sad
22dollar
PostPosted: Mon Nov 20, 2017 1:55 pm    Post subject: Re: Gixen Desktop Manager (64-bit) released

I will see if interest for 32-bit app still exists to release it in parallel, but the default distro will now be 64-bit.


Need 32 bit, thanks
mario
PostPosted: Sun Nov 19, 2017 9:06 am    Post subject: Gixen Desktop Manager (64-bit) released

Gixen Desktop Manager 2.0.2 has just been released.

Improvements include:

1) GDM is now 64-bit. which makes it perform better and be more friendly on Windows 7, Windows 10, etc.

2) A third-party openssl library that was previously needed and distributed with GDM is no longer needed.

3) As before, GDM does not install - you unpack the zip archive and run it. It's free from adware and spyware as long as you download it from Gixen.Com (download link is below). Please avoid any other site that offers it, some modify it and add all kind of different garbage that you don't want installed on your computer.

I will see if interest for 32-bit app still exists to release it in parallel, but the default distro will now be 64-bit.

You can download it from https://www.gixen.com/gdm/GixenDesktopManager.zip

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