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.
  • The app has been uninstalled and the device has been clearlisted within Kochava. For more information on clearlisting the test device, refer to our Clearlisting a Device ID support documentation.

 

Procedures Completed Before Beginning Process:

  • Campaign successfully created within Kochava. For more information, refer to our Campaign Management support documentation.
  • Postback successfully created within Kochava. For more information, refer to our Create a Custom Postback support documentation.

Testing a Campaign Procedures

  1. Log in to Kochava.
  2. Select the desired Account and App.
  3. Select Links > Campaign Manager.
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  • Locate the desired Campaign and click the expand button.
  • Locate the desired Tracker, Select Tracker Tools () > Edit.
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  • 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.
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  • Locate the desired Partner Configuration and Click Partner Configuration Tools () > Postbacks.
  • Select the Install Postback > Postback Tools () > Recent Postbacks.
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    NOTE: Examine the Recent Postback list for the install event for the test device.

     


     

     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: Dec 15, 2021 at 12:10 pm