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Activating or pausing orders

Change the status of your orders, as necessary. For example, since OpenX Ad ServerA complete digital advertising platform where publishers sell, manage, and deliver their advertising inventory across all digital formats. initially creates orders in a pending state, you'll need to activate your orders before their line items can be considered for impressions. Similarly, you may want to pause an order to temporarily remove its line items from consideration for ad serving.

To activate an order:

  1. Open the view advertiser screen for the advertiserIn OpenX, an account type that represents a business that runs advertising campaigns to display ads on websites. account that you want to pause an order for.

  2. In the list of orders, click in the row for the order you want to pause.

  3. From the Status list, select Active.

  4. Click Save Changes.

To pause an order:

  1. Open the View Advertiser screen of the advertiser account for which you want to pause an order.

  2. In the list of orders, click in the row for the order you want to pause and select Paused from the Status list.

  3. Click Save Changes.

This topic applies to Ad Server. This topic applies to SSP. Most SSP activities are completed by OpenX.

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