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ads preview tool - Not Showing ads on 1st page

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Hi, Since last few days, I have noticed that adpreview tool not showing ads on 1st position, even ads psotison ins showing on 1st for keywords in report. Same is showing on 2nd page.

I test it for different keywords ( even that are not in my account) & for diff country, but same problem. Is there anyone else who have same problem.




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Re: ads preview tool - Not Showing ads on 1st page

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Hi Anil,


Yes, the tool seems to be broken. It worked for me using IE 6 (yes, I still have one!). Not with Firefox, not with Chrome, not with IE 9.


The other thing that seems to work with all browser is to use the tool while you are not logged into AdWords. You won't get the diagnostic message about wether your ad is showing or why not, but you will be able to see the ads.


It has been reported to Google engineers more than once.




petebardo -- Deadhead doing AdWords