Errors when managing campaigns with XLS and XLSX files

Error* Solution

Lines %s: invalid characters.

You have incorrectly filled the Tags field in the specfied line.

In the Tags field, enter the ad tags, and not UTM tags. Add your UTM tags to the Link field.

Line %s: value in Phrase field not entered.

You did not fill in the Phrase (with negative keywords) field in the specified line.

Fill in the Phrase (with negative keywords) field for the main ad of group.

Column names not recognized.

You have changed the column names in the original file.

Please check that the names of all columns match the column names in the template.

Line %s: ad text is written in Ukrainian and does not correspond to the set display region. Geotargeting is only possible in Ukraine.

You have filled out the Title and Text fields in Ukrainian in the specified line.

Ad text must correspond to the set display region. Change the display region to Ukraine, or change the text to Russian.

Line %s: group cannot consist only of additional ads.

You have incorrectly filled out the Additional group ad field in the specified line.

In the Additional group ad field, the main ad is marked with the - symbol, while other ads in this field are marked with the + symbol. A group can only have one main ad.

Line %s: cannot change type of desktop ad to mobile.

You have changed the value of the Mobile ad field in the specified line.

When making changes to an existing campaign, you cannot change the Mobile ad field. It is filled in only when creating new campaigns.

Line %s: additional group ad must have the value “+” or “-” instead of %s.

You have incorrectly filled out the Additional group ad field in the specified line.

In the Additional group ad field, the main ad is marked with the - symbol, while other ads in this field are marked with the + symbol. No other symbols are allowed.

Ad group %s does not exist.

You have incorrectly filled the Group ID field in the specfied group.

When making changes to an existing campaign, you cannot change the Group ID field. When creating a new campaign or ad group, the Group ID field must be left empty.

Ad %s does not exist.

You have incorrectly filled the Ad ID field in the specified ad.

When making changes to an existing campaign, you cannot change the Ad ID field. When creating a new campaign or ad, the Ad ID field must be left empty.

Contact information: value in “Working hours” field not entered.

You have incorrectly filled the Working hours field in the Contact information tab.

Please check the format of the cell text and that the time is displayed in the HH:MM 24-hour format (e.g. 18:00).

Values in field %s differ in lines %s. These values will be merged.

The values of the Ad ID field match in the specified lines. Yandex.Direct considers all lines with the same Ad ID to be one ad. All lines will be merged into one ad.

If you don't want to merge ads, remove the values in the Ad ID fields. Please note that if you make changes to already existing ads, the Ad ID field values need to be left as they are in the original file.

Values in field %s differ in lines %s. Specified fields must be the same for the same group.

You have incorrectly filled in the specified field. Values in the field must be the same for all ads of a group.

Yandex.Directs considers all lines of a file with the same Group ID to be the same ad group. The Group name and Group number for one ad group must match.

If you don't want to add ads to an already existing group, then leave the Group ID field empty.

Phrase, Region, Bid and Tags are not specified in additional group ads. These fields in line %s will be ignored.

You have filled in exta fields in the specified line. This data will not be included in the ad campaign.

The fields Phrase (with negative keywords), Region, Bid, Bid in ad networks and Tags are filled in only for the main ad of the group. The parameters common to all ad groups are specified in the main ad. It is marked with the - symbol in the Additional group ad field.

* %s is a placeholder. Instead of %s you will see the line number, the ad number or name of a field.