AuctionWatch / Vendio Message Board Search

Hey, according to the referer database, some people are still looking for a way to search Vendio’s Message Center (formerly AuctionWatch). Because Vendio never bothered to properly index their custom message board system, searches on at the time were slow and cumbersome, so they disabled it.

I was able to recreate the interface to it, and it works for a few good surprises, although AuctionWatch purged a number of message board postings, and removed some categories when they decided to change their name to “Vendio”.

Anyway, just FYI, if anybody is still looking for it. The URL used to be:

Visits to that URL will automagically be redirected to the AW search page here:

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