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  1. Hotkey for Advanced Bid Changes "Ctrl+B"

    Please add a hotkey for advanced bid changes in the editor. AdWords editor is using Crtl+B.

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  2. remember columns

    Please remember the order of the columns I choose. For example, I pretty much always want to see the data in the following order: impr, clicks, ctr%, avg pos, avg cpc, spend, conv, $/conv, conv%.

    If I look at campaign level, show that order. If I look at adgroup, ad the campaign column but still show the data in that order. If I look at keywords, ad campaign and adgroup columns but still show the data in that order. same goes for ads. I'm talking about the data specifically. It's fine to keep show other useful columns that are unique…

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    2 comments  ·  Desktop Editor  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Hi Clayton,

    Thanks for letting us know. The columns order seems to be getting reset when pulling statistics; we will look into this. Other than this scenario, column order should be persisting, please let us know if otherwise.

    Thanks

  3. Your thing still freezes up while scrolling (my computer is 100% MS and fully updated).

    Your thing still freezes (screen stops scrolling) up while scrolling (my computer is 100% MS and fully updated - so no it's not "my computer"). Y'all did a good job of fixing most of this (page loading problems) over the last few months, but the problem remains - please try harder!

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  4. Editing, reverting, pausing, deleting keyword

    I don't like when Bing Ads Editor refreshes the interface (making me lose my place) after editing a keyword.

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    Hi Gabe,

    I tried what you mentioned above, but was not able to reproduce the issue. Can you please let us know which version of Bing Ads Editor are you using? Also would be great if you could let us know the exact steps you took.

    Thanks!

  5. 3 votes
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    Hi,

    You can already perform basic search from search bar, and advanced search by clicking on ‘Advanced search’ button for Campaigns in Bing Ads Editor. Can you please elaborate more on what search functionality would you like to see?

    Thanks!

  6. 3 votes
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  7. Filter in BAE by specific language

    It would be helpful to be able to create filter based on specific languages in BAE in order to quickly identify any incorrect or missing language

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  8. changes should be saved when clicking a different navigation item

    Many improvements in the new desktop editor. Thanks!

    New suggestion: If I'm in an adgroup, looking at ads and I change all of the destination URLs, if the next click is in the left navigation to get to a different adgroup/campaign or to see the KWs, it doesn't save any of my changes. It would be great if this were updated.

    It's a waste of time to have to click somewhere in on the ads after making the change. The changes should be applied even if the subsequent click is on a different adgroup or keywords instead of ads, etc.

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  9. I saw that today you changed interface. Probably you forget put last 7 days in table time. So if you could please add as used to be .

    I saw that today you changed interface. Probably you forget put last 7 days in table time. So if you could please add as used to be . Is is very often using.

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  10. Bing Ads Editor

    Helpful feedback: The newest version of Bing Ads Editor takes forevvveerrr to load and display my campaign. Very “clunky” feeling to it. Previous versions (running on my same
    Windows 10 PC) used to load and allow me to display my campaigns very quickly. But this new-fangled version (new design within the last month?) requires a lot more click and “struggle” to actually load my campaigns to the point where I can start working.

    I know that’s hard to describe, probably too vague. But from a “ user experience “ point of view, I thought I should mention it to your…

    2 votes
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    Hi Jenna,

    We apologize for the issue you are seeing. Can you send below listed details at bingads-feedback@microsoft.com so that we can further investigate?

    1. What is the version of Bing Ads Editor (BAE) you are using today where you are seeing latency?
    2. What is the pervious version of BAE which did not have latency issues?
    3. When you say BAE takes a long time to load, I am assuming that that starting up BAE for the first time, are you seeing latency when performing other operations as well?

    Thanks for your help.

  11. Editor and Downloaded Files from Editor should reflect the same information

    The editor states if an ad is rejected because of an inaccessible website. When downloaded, the editorial rejection simply reads that the ad or keyword or website violates Bing Ads editorial policies.

    The editor as well as the downloaded export (copy to csv) file should reflect the same messages.

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  12. please fix the 'Copy Shell' when trying to copy ad-group level stats from the Editor, it simply doesn't work!

    please fix the 'Copy Shell' when trying to copy ad-group level stats from the Editor, it simply doesn't work

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    Hi Davide,

    It appears that “Pasting” after “Copy Shell” is not working on the left Tree View. We will look into this. However, if you try to Paste on the Grid, it should work. Please email me at princeba at microsoft.com if you have any other questions.

    Thanks!

  13. Click and drag ad groups into different campaign.

    I have an existing Bing account where some campaigns and ad groups already exist, top performing, but I'd now like to import my other google adgroups into existing campaign groups in Bing. Instead it creates a new campaign so I effectively have 2 campaigns for the same product category. Google Adwords Editor lets you click and drag. Much easier

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    Hi,
    When importing, if you change the campaign name in the source google file to the existing campaign (in bing ads account) where you want to import the ad groups then the ad groups will be added to the existing campaign, BAE will not create a new campaign.

    You can copy and paste ad groups from one campaign to another within the same account or across different account in our latest version of Bing Ads Editor (BAE) (version 11) by either hitting Ctrl+C/Ctrl+V or by right clicking the item and selecting copy/paste from the context menu. We don’t have drag drop yet, but will be supporting that soon.

    Hope this helps.

    Thanks

  14. Changes in Editor

    When making changes to any entity in Bing Ads Editor, the entire line is in bold before posting changes. For example, if you make a change to the URL, the campaign, ad group, match type etc. gets highlighted. I would like the option to only have the changes being made in bold before posting.

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  15. Bulk Uploading

    Current Bing Ads editor doesn't support >10,000 changes/additions at a time.
    have been facing this problem for few of the large accounts, I think this limit should not be lesser than 50,000 (unlimited changes would be great)

    Best,
    Ahmad

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  16. Columns have to be reorganized after EVERY filter parameter adjustment

    Really, really, really annoying that every time I edit the parameters of of search filters that i have to reorganize the columns. Every. Single. Time.

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    Hi Frederick,

    Can you please let me know which version of Bing Ads Editor(BAE) are you using (version number is shown at the bottom right of BAE)?

    Also if you could send me an email at princeba at microsoft.com with the steps to reproduce this issue, it will greatly help us in troubleshooting.

    Thanks

  17. BAE- active ad groups filter

    When hitting the Export Entire Account button in BAE, when you hit "active" for only active campaigns, its misleading because it still gives you non active ad groups. It would be nice to have an "active campaigns" and an "active ad groups" button for the export. The advanced filter seems to work differently.

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  18. PLEASE raise limit for more than 75 keywords phrases in advanced search function!!!

    Dear Bing, I've been a loyal customer using Bing on Daily basis for more than 4 years. And yet with all the updates you do to Bing Editor, you tend to ignore the most basic function that could make our lifes so much simpler.

    PLEASE raise limit for more than 75 keywords phrases in advanced search function!!!

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  19. location checking

    Is there any capability of checking locations in mass to resolve the error issue when importing?

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