I am getting the similar issue while adding an existing keyword to a shared
set . I followed the same thing , created instance of Criterion instead of
Keyword but now its giving me error
On Wednesday, December 23, 2009 at 9:03:38 PM UTC+5:30, AdWords API Advisor
> Hi Tim,
> This is a common question, and the good news is that you don't need to
> send in the keyword text or match type when you are updating the bid,
> etc. The trick is that when you are creating your updated
> AdGroupCriterion, set the criterion field to an instance of the base
> type Criterion, which only has an id field. If you use the Keyword or
> Placement types then the server will validate that all the required
> fields have values (like text and matchType).
> - Eric Koleda, AdWords API Team
> On Dec 22, 5:54 pm, timprepscius <timprepsc...@gmail.com> wrote:
> > Just wondering,
> > Why do I need to specify keyword text and keyword match type when
> > modifying a keyword's status or bid etc?
> > Shouldn't a customerId + adgroupId + keywordId be sufficient?
> > If these values which I pass in are somehow wrong (which I hope they
> > never are), will the keyword's text and match type change or will an
> > exception be thrown?
> > -tim
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