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Hi,

 

I have a budget say $ 1000 for 5 Campaigns. This is a budget for 1.5-2 months, no fixed duration. I want all 5 Campaigns to pause when my total cost (for all 5, regardless of each campaigns individual spend) reaches $1000. Is this feature applicable now? 

 

I know about the daily budget rules and the account monthly budgets caps. that is not applicable here since i have no fixed campaign/s duration.

 

Thanks

Bijar Khan

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 Hi Bijar,

 

Good question.

 

There isn't a simple solution to accomplish what you want (I wish there was).

 

You can use automated rules as a workaround. Here's an example of an automated rule that will check daily to see how much the campaigns have spent. Once they spend $1,000, the automated rule will automatically pause them.

 

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It's not a perfect solution, because it only runs once per day, so you could go over budget on the final day.

 

I hope this helps!

 

John