I have a question that I suspect is for Customer Service, but Google's CS
has insisted that the question must be directed to this forum. Perhaps
someone here can get it routed to someone who can help.
We had a developer token several years ago. It was approved, and we were
using it normally. Then we discontinued it because we wished to use an
outside vendor's software, and they had their own token so ours was no
Now we wish to stop using said outside vendor's software. We applied for a
"new" token, and were approved last week, but the only token we can find
associated with our account is the same old string of characters. When we
attempt to regenerate it, it winds up as the same string.
We have attempted to use it, using exactly the code from Google API:
copied and pasted. It runs, but it claims we have 0 campaigns (verified by
outputting the SOAP response) - which is clearly false: we have many
campaigns that have been running for years. (I can confirm that OAuth
authentication is working, because if I mess with the client ID or other
settings, I get an authentication error instead of a response claiming we
have 0 campaigns.)
Again, we are running a copy and paste from
- so if you want to see all of our code, just read what's at that link.
This is code that Google provided. It is not our code.
I am posting from the account approved to use this token.
If I print $client->get_last_soap_request(), I get this SOAP request:
<?xml version="1.0" ?><SOAP-ENV:Envelope
(AwApi-Perl/4.9.0, Common-Perl/3.2.0, SOAP-WSDL/3.003, libwww-perl/6.15,
perl/5.016003, Logging/Enabled, PageProcessor)</userAgent><validateOnly
(Yes, the code redacts the developer token. I believe this to be a good
thing.) And if I print $client->get_last_soap_response(), I get this
That “totalNumEntries” appears to be the salient part.
What we suspect is the case is that the (re)activation somehow messed up,
and that this is a configuration error specific to our account but in
Google's databases. We, obviously, can not fix such a thing.
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