Test a Campaign

The following document defines the process for testing a Campaign within Kochava.


Preparation of the Test Device: (Complete one of the following)

  • The test device has never had the app installed.
  • The app has been uninstalled and the device has been scrubbed. For more information on scrubbing the test device, refer to our Scrubbing a Device ID support documentation.


Procedures Completed Before Beginning Process:

Testing a Campaign Procedures

  1. Log in to Kochava.
  2. Select the desired Account and App.
  3. Select Links > Campaign Manager.


  • Locate the desired Campaign and click the expand button.
  • Locate the desired Tracker, Select Tracker Tools () > Edit.

    Edit Tracker


  • Locate the Click URL.
  • Copy and Email the Click URL to an email address accessible from the test device.
  • Replace Macros.
  • NOTE: It is vitally important that the Device_ID parameter macros be replaced with your devices identifier if testing device level matching.

  • From the test device, Click the Click URL.
  • Install the app.
  • NOTE: Ensure to install a version of the app that contains the Kochava SDK.

  • Launch the app on the test device.
  • NOTE: After the app has been installed, it MUST be launched to complete the attribution process.

  • Select Apps & Assets > Partner Configuration.

    Partner Configuration


  • Locate the desired Partner Configuration and Click Partner Configuration Tools () > Postbacks.
  • Select the Install Postback > Postback Tools () > Recent Postbacks.

    Install Postback Edit


    NOTE: Examine the Recent Postback list for the install event for the test device.


    Recent Postback

     NOTE: If the app install onto the test device does not appear in the Recent Postbacks, contact your Client Success Management team for further assistance.


    Last Modified: Nov 8, 2022 at 9:27 am