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Create Customer

Java
// Copyright 2019 Google LLC
//
// Licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License");
// you may not use this file except in compliance with the License.
// You may obtain a copy of the License at
//
//     https://www.apache.org/licenses/LICENSE-2.0
//
// Unless required by applicable law or agreed to in writing, software
// distributed under the License is distributed on an "AS IS" BASIS,
// WITHOUT WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, either express or implied.
// See the License for the specific language governing permissions and
// limitations under the License.

package com.google.ads.googleads.examples.accountmanagement;

import com.beust.jcommander.Parameter;
import com.google.ads.googleads.examples.utils.ArgumentNames;
import com.google.ads.googleads.examples.utils.CodeSampleParams;
import com.google.ads.googleads.lib.GoogleAdsClient;
import com.google.ads.googleads.v2.errors.GoogleAdsError;
import com.google.ads.googleads.v2.errors.GoogleAdsException;
import com.google.ads.googleads.v2.resources.Customer;
import com.google.ads.googleads.v2.services.CreateCustomerClientResponse;
import com.google.ads.googleads.v2.services.CustomerServiceClient;
import com.google.protobuf.BoolValue;
import com.google.protobuf.StringValue;
import java.io.FileNotFoundException;
import java.io.IOException;
import java.time.ZonedDateTime;
import java.time.format.DateTimeFormatter;

/**
 * Creates a new customer under a given manager account.
 *
 * Note: this example must be run using the credentials of a Google Ads manager account. By default,
 * the new account will only be accessible via the manager account.
 */
public class CreateCustomer {

  private static class CreateCustomerParams extends CodeSampleParams {

    @Parameter(
        names = ArgumentNames.CUSTOMER_ID,
        description = "Manager account to own the new customer.")
    public Long managerAccountId;
  }

  public static void main(String[] args) {
    CreateCustomerParams params = new CreateCustomerParams();
    if (!params.parseArguments(args)) {

      // Either pass the owning manager account on the command line or insert the ID here.
      params.managerAccountId = Long.valueOf("INSERT_MANAGER_ID_HERE");
    }

    GoogleAdsClient googleAdsClient;
    try {
      googleAdsClient = GoogleAdsClient.newBuilder().fromPropertiesFile().build();
    } catch (FileNotFoundException fnfe) {
      System.err.printf(
          "Failed to load GoogleAdsClient configuration from file. Exception: %s%n", fnfe);
      return;
    } catch (IOException ioe) {
      System.err.printf("Failed to create GoogleAdsClient. Exception: %s%n", ioe);
      return;
    }

    try {
      new CreateCustomer().runExample(googleAdsClient, params.managerAccountId);
    } catch (GoogleAdsException gae) {
      // GoogleAdsException is the base class for most exceptions thrown by an API request.
      // Instances of this exception have a message and a GoogleAdsFailure that contains a
      // collection of GoogleAdsErrors that indicate the underlying causes of the
      // GoogleAdsException.
      System.err.printf(
          "Request ID %s failed due to GoogleAdsException. Underlying errors:%n",
          gae.getRequestId());
      int i = 0;
      for (GoogleAdsError googleAdsError : gae.getGoogleAdsFailure().getErrorsList()) {
        System.err.printf("  Error %d: %s%n", i++, googleAdsError);
      }
    }
  }

  private void runExample(GoogleAdsClient googleAdsClient, Long managerId) {
    // Formats the current date/time to use as a timestamp in the new customer description.
    String dateTime = ZonedDateTime.now().format(DateTimeFormatter.RFC_1123_DATE_TIME);

    // Initializes a Customer object to be created.
    Customer customer = Customer.newBuilder()
        .setDescriptiveName(
            StringValue.of("Account created with CustomerService on '" + dateTime + "'"))
        .setCurrencyCode(StringValue.of("USD"))
        .setTimeZone(StringValue.of("America/New_York"))
        // Optional: Sets additional attributes of the customer.
        .setTrackingUrlTemplate(StringValue.of("{lpurl}?device={device}"))
        .setFinalUrlSuffix(
            StringValue.of("keyword={keyword}&matchtype={matchtype}&adgroupid={adgroupid}"))
        .setHasPartnersBadge(BoolValue.of(false))
        .build();

    // Sends the request to create the customer.
    try (CustomerServiceClient client =
        googleAdsClient.getLatestVersion().createCustomerServiceClient()) {
      CreateCustomerClientResponse response =
          client.createCustomerClient(managerId.toString(), customer);
      System.out.printf(
          "Created a customer with resource name '%s' under the manager account with"
              + " customer ID '%d'.%n",
          response.getResourceName(), managerId);
    }
  }
}
C#
// Copyright 2019 Google LLC
//
// Licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License");
// you may not use this file except in compliance with the License.
// You may obtain a copy of the License at
//
//     http://www.apache.org/licenses/LICENSE-2.0
//
// Unless required by applicable law or agreed to in writing, software
// distributed under the License is distributed on an "AS IS" BASIS,
// WITHOUT WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, either express or implied.
// See the License for the specific language governing permissions and
// limitations under the License.

using Google.Ads.GoogleAds.Lib;
using Google.Ads.GoogleAds.V2.Errors;
using Google.Ads.GoogleAds.V2.Resources;
using Google.Ads.GoogleAds.V2.Services;

using System;

namespace Google.Ads.GoogleAds.Examples.V2
{
    /// <summary>
    /// This code example illustrates how to create a new customer under a given manager account.
    ///
    /// Note: this example must be run using the credentials of a Google Ads manager account.
    /// By default, the new account will only be accessible via the manager account.
    /// </summary>
    public class CreateCustomer : ExampleBase
    {
        /// <summary>
        /// Main method, to run this code example as a standalone application.
        /// </summary>
        /// <param name="args">The command line arguments.</param>
        public static void Main(string[] args)
        {
            CreateCustomer codeExample = new CreateCustomer();
            Console.WriteLine(codeExample.Description);

            long managerCustomerId = long.Parse("INSERT_MANAGER_CUSTOMER_ID_HERE");
            codeExample.Run(new GoogleAdsClient(), managerCustomerId);
        }

        /// <summary>
        /// Returns a description about the code example.
        /// </summary>
        public override string Description
        {
            get
            {
                return "This code example illustrates how to create a new customer under a " +
                    "given manager account.\n Note: this example must be run using the " +
                    "credentials of a Google Ads manager account. By default, the new account " +
                    "will only be accessible via the manager account.";
            }
        }

        /// <summary>
        /// Runs the code example.
        /// </summary>
        /// <param name="client">The Google Ads client.</param>
        /// <param name="managerCustomerId">The manager customer ID.</param>
        public void Run(GoogleAdsClient client, long managerCustomerId)
        {
            // Get the CustomerService.
            CustomerServiceClient customerService = client.GetService(Services.V2.CustomerService);

            Customer customer = new Customer()
            {
                DescriptiveName = $"Account created with CustomerService on '{DateTime.Now}'",

                // For a list of valid currency codes and time zones see this documentation:
                // https://developers.google.com/adwords/api/docs/appendix/codes-formats.
                CurrencyCode = "USD",
                TimeZone = "America/New_York",

                // The below values are optional. For more information about URL
                // options see: https://support.google.com/google-ads/answer/6305348.
                TrackingUrlTemplate = "{lpurl}?device={device}",
                FinalUrlSuffix = "keyword={keyword}&matchtype={matchtype}&adgroupid={adgroupid}",
                HasPartnersBadge = false
            };

            try
            {
                // Create the account.
                CreateCustomerClientResponse response = customerService.CreateCustomerClient(
                    managerCustomerId.ToString(), customer);

                // Display the result.
                Console.WriteLine($"Created a customer with resource name " +
                    $"'{response.ResourceName}' under the manager account with customer " +
                    $"ID '{managerCustomerId}'");
            }
            catch (GoogleAdsException e)
            {
                Console.WriteLine("Failure:");
                Console.WriteLine($"Message: {e.Message}");
                Console.WriteLine($"Failure: {e.Failure}");
                Console.WriteLine($"Request ID: {e.RequestId}");
            }
        }
    }
}
PHP
<?php

/**
 * Copyright 2018 Google LLC
 *
 * Licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License");
 * you may not use this file except in compliance with the License.
 * You may obtain a copy of the License at
 *
 *     https://www.apache.org/licenses/LICENSE-2.0
 *
 * Unless required by applicable law or agreed to in writing, software
 * distributed under the License is distributed on an "AS IS" BASIS,
 * WITHOUT WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, either express or implied.
 * See the License for the specific language governing permissions and
 * limitations under the License.
 */

namespace Google\Ads\GoogleAds\Examples\AccountManagement;

require __DIR__ . '/../../vendor/autoload.php';

use GetOpt\GetOpt;
use Google\Ads\GoogleAds\Examples\Utils\ArgumentNames;
use Google\Ads\GoogleAds\Examples\Utils\ArgumentParser;
use Google\Ads\GoogleAds\Lib\V2\GoogleAdsClient;
use Google\Ads\GoogleAds\Lib\V2\GoogleAdsClientBuilder;
use Google\Ads\GoogleAds\Lib\V2\GoogleAdsException;
use Google\Ads\GoogleAds\Lib\OAuth2TokenBuilder;
use Google\Ads\GoogleAds\V2\Errors\GoogleAdsError;
use Google\Ads\GoogleAds\V2\Resources\Customer;
use Google\ApiCore\ApiException;
use Google\Protobuf\BoolValue;
use Google\Protobuf\StringValue;

/**
 * This example illustrates how to create a new customer under a given manager account.
 *
 * Note: this example must be run using the credentials of a Google Ads manager account. By default,
 * the new account will only be accessible via the manager account.
 */
class CreateCustomer
{
    const MANAGER_CUSTOMER_ID = 'INSERT_MANAGER_CUSTOMER_ID_HERE';

    public static function main()
    {
        // Either pass the required parameters for this example on the command line, or insert them
        // into the constants above.
        $options = (new ArgumentParser())->parseCommandArguments([
            ArgumentNames::MANAGER_CUSTOMER_ID => GetOpt::REQUIRED_ARGUMENT
        ]);

        // Generate a refreshable OAuth2 credential for authentication.
        $oAuth2Credential = (new OAuth2TokenBuilder())->fromFile()->build();

        // Construct a Google Ads client configured from a properties file and the
        // OAuth2 credentials above.
        $googleAdsClient = (new GoogleAdsClientBuilder())
            ->fromFile()
            ->withOAuth2Credential($oAuth2Credential)
            ->build();

        try {
            self::runExample(
                $googleAdsClient,
                $options[ArgumentNames::MANAGER_CUSTOMER_ID] ?: self::MANAGER_CUSTOMER_ID
            );
        } catch (GoogleAdsException $googleAdsException) {
            printf(
                "Request with ID '%s' has failed.%sGoogle Ads failure details:%s",
                $googleAdsException->getRequestId(),
                PHP_EOL,
                PHP_EOL
            );
            foreach ($googleAdsException->getGoogleAdsFailure()->getErrors() as $error) {
                /** @var GoogleAdsError $error */
                printf(
                    "\t%s: %s%s",
                    $error->getErrorCode()->getErrorCode(),
                    $error->getMessage(),
                    PHP_EOL
                );
            }
        } catch (ApiException $apiException) {
            printf(
                "ApiException was thrown with message '%s'.%s",
                $apiException->getMessage(),
                PHP_EOL
            );
        }
    }

    /**
     * Runs the example.
     *
     * @param GoogleAdsClient $googleAdsClient the Google Ads API client
     * @param int $managerCustomerId the manager customer ID
     */
    public static function runExample(GoogleAdsClient $googleAdsClient, int $managerCustomerId)
    {
        $customer = new Customer([
            'descriptive_name' => new StringValue(
                ['value' => 'Account created with CustomerService on ' . date('Ymd h:i:s')]
            ),
            // For a list of valid currency codes and time zones see this documentation:
            // https://developers.google.com/adwords/api/docs/appendix/codes-formats.
            'currency_code' => new StringValue(['value' => 'USD']),
            'time_zone' => new StringValue(['value' => 'America/New_York']),
            // The below values are optional. For more information about URL
            // options see: https://support.google.com/google-ads/answer/6305348.
            'tracking_url_template' => new StringValue(['value' => '{lpurl}?device={device}']),
            'final_url_suffix' => new StringValue([
                    'value' => 'keyword={keyword}&matchtype={matchtype}&adgroupid={adgroupid}'
            ]),
            'has_partners_badge' => new BoolValue(['value' => false])
        ]);

        // Issues a mutate request to create an account
        $customerServiceClient = $googleAdsClient->getCustomerServiceClient();
        $response = $customerServiceClient->createCustomerClient($managerCustomerId, $customer);

        printf(
            'Created a customer with resource name "%s" under the manager account with '
            . 'customer ID %d.%s',
            $response->getResourceName(),
            $managerCustomerId,
            PHP_EOL
        );
    }
}

CreateCustomer::main();
Python
#!/usr/bin/env python
# Copyright 2018 Google LLC
#
# Licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License");
# you may not use this file except in compliance with the License.
# You may obtain a copy of the License at
#
#     https://www.apache.org/licenses/LICENSE-2.0
#
# Unless required by applicable law or agreed to in writing, software
# distributed under the License is distributed on an "AS IS" BASIS,
# WITHOUT WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, either express or implied.
# See the License for the specific language governing permissions and
# limitations under the License.
"""This example illustrates how to create a new customer under a given
manager account.

Note: this example must be run using the credentials of a Google Ads manager
account. By default, the new account will only be accessible via the manager
account.
"""


import argparse
import sys
from datetime import datetime

import google.ads.google_ads.client


def main(client, manager_customer_id):
    customer_service = client.get_service('CustomerService', version='v2')
    customer = client.get_type('Customer', version='v2')
    today = datetime.today().strftime('%Y%m%d %H:%M:%S')
    customer.descriptive_name.value = ('Account created with '
                                       'CustomerService on %s' % today)
    # For a list of valid currency codes and time zones see this documentation:
    # https://developers.google.com/adwords/api/docs/appendix/codes-formats
    customer.currency_code.value = 'USD'
    customer.time_zone.value = 'America/New_York'
    # The below values are optional. For more information about URL
    # options see: https://support.google.com/google-ads/answer/6305348
    customer.tracking_url_template.value = '{lpurl}?device={device}'
    customer.final_url_suffix.value = ('keyword={keyword}&matchtype={matchtype}'
                                       '&adgroupid={adgroupid}')
    customer.has_partners_badge.value = False

    try:
        response = customer_service.create_customer_client(
            manager_customer_id, customer)
        print(('Customer created with resource name "%s" under manager account '
               'with customer ID "%s"') %
               (response.resource_name, manager_customer_id))
    except google.ads.google_ads.errors.GoogleAdsException as ex:
        print('Request with ID "%s" failed with status "%s" and includes the '
              'following errors:' % (ex.request_id, ex.error.code().name))
        for error in ex.failure.errors:
            print('\tError with message "%s".' % error.message)
            if error.location:
                for field_path_element in error.location.field_path_elements:
                    print('\t\tOn field: %s' % field_path_element.field_name)
        sys.exit(1)


if __name__ == '__main__':
    # GoogleAdsClient will read the google-ads.yaml configuration file in the
    # home directory if none is specified.
    google_ads_client = (google.ads.google_ads.client.GoogleAdsClient
                         .load_from_storage())

    parser = argparse.ArgumentParser(
        description=('Creates a new client under the given manager.'))
    # The following argument(s) should be provided to run the example.
    parser.add_argument('-m', '--manager_customer_id', type=str,
                        required=True, help='A Google Ads customer ID for the '
                        'manager account under which the new customer will '
                        'be created.')
    args = parser.parse_args()

    main(google_ads_client, args.manager_customer_id)
Ruby
#!/usr/bin/env ruby
# Encoding: utf-8
#
# Copyright 2019 Google LLC
#
# Licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License");
# you may not use this file except in compliance with the License.
# You may obtain a copy of the License at
#
#     https://www.apache.org/licenses/LICENSE-2.0
#
# Unless required by applicable law or agreed to in writing, software
# distributed under the License is distributed on an "AS IS" BASIS,
# WITHOUT WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, either express or implied.
# See the License for the specific language governing permissions and
# limitations under the License.
#
# This example illustrates how to create a new customer under a given manager
# account.
#
# Note: This example must be run using the credentials of a Google Ads manager
# account. By default, the new account will only be accessible via the manager
# account.

require 'optparse'
require 'google/ads/google_ads'
require 'date'

def create_customer(manager_customer_id)
  # GoogleAdsClient will read a config file from
  # ENV['HOME']/google_ads_config.rb when called without parameters
  client = Google::Ads::GoogleAds::GoogleAdsClient.new

  customer = client.resource.customer do |c|
    c.descriptive_name = "Account created with CustomerService on #{(Time.new.to_f * 1000).to_i}"

    # For a list of valid currency codes and time zones, see this documentation:
    # https://developers.google.com/adwords/api/docs/appendix/codes-formats
    c.currency_code = "USD"
    c.time_zone = "America/New_York"

    # The below values are optional. For more information about URL options, see:
    # https://support.google.com/google-ads/answer/6305348
    c.tracking_url_template = "{lpurl}?device={device}"
    c.final_url_suffix = "keyword={keyword}&matchtype={matchtype}&adgroupid={adgroupid}"

    c.has_partners_badge = false
  end

  response = client.service.customer.create_customer_client(manager_customer_id, customer)

  puts "Created a customer with resource name #{response.resource_name} under" +
      " the manager account with customer ID #{manager_customer_id}."
end

if __FILE__ == $0
  PAGE_SIZE = 1000

  options = {}
  # The following parameter(s) should be provided to run the example. You can
  # either specify these by changing the INSERT_XXX_ID_HERE values below, or on
  # the command line.
  #
  # Parameters passed on the command line will override any parameters set in
  # code.
  #
  # Running the example with -h will print the command line usage.
  options[:manager_customer_id] = 'INSERT_MANAGER_CUSTOMER_ID_HERE'

  OptionParser.new do |opts|
    opts.banner = sprintf('Usage: %s [options]', File.basename(__FILE__))

    opts.separator ''
    opts.separator 'Options:'

    opts.on('-M', '--manager-customer-id MANAGEr-CUSTOMER-ID', String,
        'Customer ID') do |v|
      options[:manager_customer_id] = v
    end

    opts.separator ''
    opts.separator 'Help:'

    opts.on_tail('-h', '--help', 'Show this message') do
      puts opts
      exit
    end
  end.parse!

  begin
    create_customer(options.fetch(:manager_customer_id).tr("-", ""))
  rescue Google::Ads::GoogleAds::Errors::GoogleAdsError => e
    e.failure.errors.each do |error|
      STDERR.printf("Error with message: %s\n", error.message)
      if error.location
        error.location.field_path_elements.each do |field_path_element|
          STDERR.printf("\tOn field: %s\n", field_path_element.field_name)
        end
      end
      error.error_code.to_h.each do |k, v|
        next if v == :UNSPECIFIED
        STDERR.printf("\tType: %s\n\tCode: %s\n", k, v)
      end
    end
  rescue Google::Gax::RetryError => e
    STDERR.printf("Error: '%s'\n\tCause: '%s'\n\tCode: %d\n\tDetails: '%s'\n" \
        "\tRequest-Id: '%s'\n", e.message, e.cause.message, e.cause.code,
                  e.cause.details, e.cause.metadata['request-id'])
  end
end