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how to cancel an incomplete campaign

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Hello. Is there a way to cancel a campaign I started while it is incomplete? It always stay at step 2 (Your first campaign) without option to go back.


Thank you,


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how to cancel an incomplete campaign

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It's better to complete the process. After that you can cancel the campaign and create the new one as per your needs. You can also edit the settings of the Campaign later.


a) To cancel the account:


1. Sign in to your AdWords account.
2. Click the gear icon (Setting) and choose Account settings.
3. In the "Account cancellation" section at the bottom of the page, click Cancel this account. This option won't appear if your AdWords account is already canceled or if your user account doesn't have administrative access.
4. In the pop-up box that appears, you can follow links to troubleshoot common issues, leave us feedback about why you're canceling your account, and confirm that you want to cancel your account by clicking Cancel my account at the bottom.


To know more on Canceling Your AdWords account

b) To Pause The Campaign:


1. Select the Campaigns tab.
2. Select one or more campaigns to edit.
3. In the edit panel, select a new Status in the drop-down menu. When more than one campaign is selected, the new status applies to all selected campaigns.


Hope this will help.




how to cancel an incomplete campaign

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If you are stuck at the account set up process and want to discontinue at this stage then only AdWords support can help you.


Call at: +1-844-756-8495
9:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. EST, Monday through Friday

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