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I'm looking for something very specific on ebay. I'd like to set up some sort of a watcher for it. E.g. I'd get daily alerts of new listings that meet my criteria. Ebay will do something similar, but it's not specific enough and not really what I'm looking for.

Ideally I'd:

  1. Put in the criteria
  2. Get daily or instant emails that match the criteria I'm looking for
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What about using the RSS feed for your search? Not quite email but similar (and your mail client may work with RSS).

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Links to rss were removed in 2012, but you can still append &_rss=1 to the url to get a feed. –  brianbaligad Sep 25 at 18:30

I looked around a bit on ebay and Saved Searches will do this. You'll get a daily mail that has the matches you're looking for.

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You can explore the eBay IE8 Webslice feature to view updates from the Favorites bar instead of reloading the webpage

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