How to copy and paste ads and keywords

How to copy and paste ads and keywords

You can copy ads or keywords from one ad group or campaign into another. This article shows you how.
Note

We're redesigning Microsoft Advertising, so the steps to complete a task may be different based on the version you're using. Learn more about the redesign and which version you're using.

You can copy ads or keywords from one ad group or campaign into another:

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  1. From the main menu on the left, click All campaigns and then either Ads & extensions or Keywords.
  2. Select the checkbox to the left of each ad or keyword you want to copy.
  3. Either click Edit > Copy or use Ctrl-C on your keyboard.
  4. From the main menu, click All campaigns and then Ad groups.
  5. Click the name of the ad group you want to copy these ads or keywords into and then click Ads & extensions or Keywords.
  6. Either click Edit > Paste or use Ctrl-V on your keyboard.
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  1. Click Campaigns at the top of the page.
  2. Click either the Ads or the Keywords tab.
  3. Select the checkbox to the left of each ad or keyword you want to copy.
  4. Either click Edit > Copy or use Ctrl-C on your keyboard.
  5. Go to the ad group you want to copy these ads or keywords into and click its Ads or Keywords tab.
  6. Either click Edit > Paste or use Ctrl-V on your keyboard.
Notes
  • When you paste an ad, you will see an option to Pause new ads after pasting.
  • When you paste a keyword, you will see options to Include bids, Include destination URLs, and Pause new ads after pasting.

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