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How to delete videos in ads

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when I click campaigns on top then (All campaigns ) click videos , I can see video thumbnail that shows link of video shows (Unknown video) I want to delete unnessacry videos how to do that?

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Re: How to delete videos in ads

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Hi @Behzad P,


Just like any other ad format in AdWords, if something is added to an AdWords account, even removed items stick around for a bit.


This likely occurred because at one point there was an ad created for a specific video and now that video is no longer available on that specific YouTube channel.


There is nothing wrong with having these 'unknown' listings in your account, but at the same time, no real way to remove them either.  



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How to delete videos in ads

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Hi @PPCBossman


Well, I wouldn't matter if the videos stayed in my account for a while that is fine.


But when you create a new ad with a new video and remove all your old ones.


Then activate the account again and then get an email that your video has been rejected and they are talking about an old video that isn't visible anymore. (I've removed the video from youtube too. Then they are wasting resources on things that aren't active and that is an issue. So removing videos would be a nice feature.


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