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A change on LocationService

*Update as of June 20, 2019
This change has been released as scheduled.
Document Number: APIE-FY19-1934

Dear customer,

Thank you for using Yahoo! JAPAN Promotional Ads.

There is a change on LocationService for Sponsored Search API and YDN API.
Please see the following part for details.

Once again, thank you for using Yahoo! JAPAN Promotional Ads.

1. Product:
 Sponsored Search
 Yahoo! JAPAN Display Ad Network (YDN)

2. Versions:
 • Sponsored Search API
  V201901 or later
  V201812 or later

3. Schedule:
 June 19, 2019 (Wed) JST
 *The schedule may change without prior notice.

4. Overview:
 LocationService that is required now will become optional.
 Sending requests to create campaign, etc. uses LocationService now.
 After this change, the requests can be made without LocationService.
 The response from LacationService will have a following change.

 The location of the account is returned.
 • Sponsored Search API:

 The same location is returned regardless of the account.
 • Sponsored Search API:

 LocationService will be unavailable on versions released after this point.
 LocationService continue to require on following versions.
 • Sponsored Search API: V201805, V201808
 • YDN API:V201809

5. Remarks:
 With this change, col domains are planned to be deleted. The details will be announced later.

If you have any questions, please contact us.

Yahoo! JAPAN API support team

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