View the Placement Diagnostic Reports

The following tools can help you diagnose issues with placement setup or pacing once a campaign is live:

  • Change Log: Shows changes to key placement settings, such as the name, status, and maximum bid. Each entry includes the date and username of the person who made the change.
  • Ad Approvals: Shows whether ads were approved or rejected by the inventory providers. You can optionally change the status of any ad (for example, pause a rejected ad) or open the ad settings.
  • Non Bids: Shows out why DSP didn’t bid on the placement.
  1. Open the Diagnostics report:
    1. Open the placement settings:
      1. In the main menu, click Campaigns.
      2. Click the name of the campaign, and then click Placements.
      3. Next to the placement name, click … > Edit.
    2. In the upper right, click Placement Diagnostics or Diagnostic.
  2. Do any of the following:
    • To view the change log:
      1. Click Change Log.
      2. (Optional) Filter the report results:
        • In the date menu, change the report period from the default Last 14 Days to another period (Last 30 days, Last 60 days, Last 90 days, or Last 1 year).
        • In the left menu, filter the report by a specific username.
        • In the right menu, filter the report by a specific placement setting.
    • To view the status of ad approvals:
      1. In the upper right, click Ad Approvals.
      2. (Optional) To pause or activate the ad, click the status switch (Status switch) in the Ad column).
      3. (Optional) To open the settings for an ad, click View Ad next to the ad.
    • To see why DSP didn’t bid on the placement:
      1. In the upper right, click Non Bids.
      2. (Optional) To change the date range, click in the date field and select a different date or date range.

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