Preview Video Creatives

You can preview video creatives from the list view on the Creatives page or on the Ads page. If you need help navigating to the Creatives page or the Ads page, check out Creatives or Ads.

Open the Creative Preview Overlay

To preview a creative, start by opening the Creative Preview overlay.

To open the creative preview overlay:

  1. From the Creatives page or Ads page, hover over the creative you want to preview.

You see the Preview button next to the creative name.

  1. Click the Preview button.
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You see the Creative Preview overlay.

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Preview Across Devices

From the Creative Preview overlay, preview your creative on different devices in different formats to make sure you are satisfied with it.

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To preview a creative across devices:

  1. From the Creative Preview overlay, in the Shareable Preview area, click Preview.

The Preview page opens in another browser window.

  1. From the Preview page, click the Desktop, Mobile, and Tablet buttons to check the creative in different formats.
  2. Click the Auto, HTML or Flash button to select a format in which to preview the video.

Note

The Auto format automatically detects the creative’s format.

  1. Start the video to test it in that format.
  2. Close the Preview window and return to the window showing the Creative Preview overlay.