There is an additional 3% fee for online bids.
MurphyLIVE! is the James G. Murphy Co. live online bidding system which allows you to participate in real-time live bidding at selected auctions from the comfort of your computer. Registration information, downloads and terms are listed below. Pre-approval is required prior to bidding (see registration & pre-approval information below).
Registration for MurphyLIVE! is now open and will close at 2PM the day prior to the auction. Registrations submitted after 2PM may not be eligible to bid at that auction but will be processed at a later date and approval will be considered for future auctions only.
Just want to watch a MurphyLIVE! Auction?
To view a MurphyLIVE! auction without bidding, download the MurphyLIVE! software below and login (on the bidding window) with:
Steps to bid with MurphyLIVE!
You must register (or edit your existing registration) on our website and request MurphyLIVE! access.
MurphyLIVE! REGISTRATION & APPROVAL PROCESS
MurphyLIVE! users must be approved to bid prior to the auction. Once you are approved you will be assigned a MurphyLIVE! user name of our creation (it’s not your e-mail address used to login to our website). Once approved, you’ll be able to bid on all future MurphyLIVE! auctions.
You must go through the following steps to obtain approval:
MurphyLIVE! is available at selected auctions only. MurphyLIVE! bidding is offered at the auctions listed on our Auction Schedule page which have the MurphyLIVE! logo just left of the auction name. Please be aware that at some auctions only the major equipment will be available for MurphyLIVE! Bidding. If the entire auction is not available for MurphyLIVE! bidding, that will be noted in the auction terms. Please check the terms for the auction you want to participate in on the Auction Schedule page of our website.
If you are a successful MurphyLIVE bidder, you will be emailed an invoice after the auction. We do not automatically charge the credit card you used to do your pre-authorization. Online bidders can pay online by logging in to the website, going to the Online Bidding dropdown menu and selecting Pay Invoice. You can enter your invoice number and payment amount. Once we receive full payment we will email you a paid in full invoice.
Full payment is due by 4pm the day following the auction
otherwise in the terms for a particular auction).
• Payment must be made by wire transfer, cash, cashier’s check, or credit cards through Internet Secure.
REMOVAL OF AUCTION PURCHASES
All purchases must be removed from the auction site in accordance of the terms for the auction you are bidding on. (go to: murphyauction.com)
If you require shipping please check availability PRIOR to bidding.
How to listen live!
If you already have an Adobe
Flash-enabled browser, simply CLICK
to listen during any MurphyLIVE! auction listed on our auction
note that the audio player will display a status message and remain
until the auctioneer addresses the floor at the beginning of an auction
the end of a break.
Once you have Flash installed on your computer, you can also listen to our auctions on the audio tab inside the MurphyLIVE! bidder application.
If you do not have the Adobe Flash player installed on your computer, please CLICK HERE to install it from their download page.
If you are unsure of your browser's ability to play flash audio, you can visit their ABOUT page to get a status report on your current player - please update if your status doesn't come back as version 9,0,28,0 (or greater) installed.
DOWNLOADS & DOCUMENTATION
You must download the MurphyLIVE! Bidding Software and you may be required to also download Microsoft DotNet 2.0 Framework (see below).
Please read the Usage Terms & Conditions document before registering to bid online.
Also, please read the System Requirements document before attempting a MurphyLIVE! install. MurphyLIVE! was specifically designed for Windows XP users with the Microsoft DotNet Framework 2.0 installed as described in that documentation.
If you have trouble installing due to DotNet 2.0, please follow the link provided below to download Microsoft's latest version of this framework.
MurphyLIVE! Bidding Software
Microsoft DotNet 2.0 Framework – Required, only if prompted
Installation Instructions & User Guide
Usage Terms & Conditions
TERMS & USAGE CONDITIONS
MurphyLIVE! bidding is subject to terms and conditions founds here
ALL MURPHYLIVE! USERS ARE SUBJECT TO THE TERMS OF THE AUCTION THEY ARE BIDDING ON; THOSE TERMS ARE AVAILABLE BY SELECTING THAT AUCTION FROM THE AUCTION SCHEDULE PAGE.
It is the policy of JGM Auctions to respect the privacy of all individuals and as such will only use information submitted via this site for internal purposes.