The following changes are required for upgrading to v3.0
Estimated Time to Upgrade: 10-60 mins
This ensures better support on browsers without a performance overhead.
A change has been made to the technical implementation of our Websockets, and how updates are sent to all users in real time. This greatly improves performance and stability of large auctions. Note that the same change for Timed Auctions is in development.
To support this change, the highlighted addition of
websocketBase is required to your bidJS configuration
Please make sure to change
YOUR_REGION to match your server details
A small aesthetic change has been made to improve the application during load.
The highlighted lines can now be REMOVED.
One of the main features of this release is the reworked Auction List, also known as the "Home" or "Calendar" page
This rework will ensure far better performance, particularly on mobile devices, and should result in better SEO for your site.
Thumbnail Images are now larger, and users can scroll through your images, whilst retaining a consistent appearance regardless of the number of lot images on each auction.
No changes are required to see this feature, unless you have applied a great deal of custom CSS to the previous view, in which case you may need to adjust the CSS to match accordingly.