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How to Check Invalid Clicks

You can check 'Invalid Clicks' and 'Invalid Click Rate' from the following 2 places:

  • [Campaigns] tab: [Display] button on the campaigns list
  • Performance report: "Account Report" and "Campaign Report"

How to check using the [Display] button on the campaigns list
How to check on the Performance Report

How to check using the [Display] button on the campaigns list

You can review 'Invalid Clicks' and 'Invalid Click Rate' on the campaigns list page by changing the display items[Campaigns] tab. The procedure is listed below:

Steps
  1. Click the [Search Ads] tab of the Campaign Management Tool.
  2. Click the [Campaigns] tab.
  3. From "Select Items" in the middle of the page, click the [Campaign] sub-tab.
  4. After clicking the [Edit] button in the middle of the page, click "Edit Items Displayed".
  5. Enable "Invalid Clicks" and/or "Invalid Click Rate" which can be found in the "Optional Items" within the "Edit Items Displayed" section.
    * Default settings are denoted by the "Default Item" label.
  6. Click the [Apply] button, once you complete editing.
  7. Review the invalid click information on the displayed items shown on the campaign list.
Note
The "Invalid Clicks" and "Invalid Click Rate" are not included in "Display Items" on the ad group, ad and keyword level.

See the help topic below to learn more about editing "Display Items".
[Display] button on the Campaign List

How to check on the Performance Report

You can set the "Invalid Clicks" and "Invalid Click rate" as "Items Displayed" when you create the Performance Report on the [Report] tab. See the steps to display below.

Steps
  1. Click the [Search Ads] tab of the Campaign Management Tool.
  2. Click the [Report] tab.
  3. Click the [Performance Report] sub-tab.
  4. Click the [Create New Report] button on the Performance Report page.
  5. Select the "Account Report" or "Campaign Report" from the "Report Type" on the "Create New Report" page.
  6. Click [+Open Items] in the "Items Displayed" section, and enable the "Invalid Clicks" and the "Invalid Click Rate".
  7. Follow the instructions on the page, set the other required items, then click the [Create] button.
  8. Once the performance report page appears, perform "Download" from the "Created Report" list, and then check the invalid clicks and click rate.

See details on the following page about how to create a Performance Report.
Create a Performance Report