Searches for targeting options of a given type based on the given search terms.


You will need authorization for the scope to make a valid call.

If unset, the scope for this method defaults to You can set the scope for this method like this: displayvideo1 --scope <scope> targeting-types targeting-options-search ...

Required Scalar Argument

  • <targeting-type> (string)
    • Required. The type of targeting options to retrieve. Accepted values are: * TARGETING_TYPE_GEO_REGION * TARGETING_TYPE_POI * TARGETING_TYPE_BUSINESS_CHAIN

Required Request Value

The request value is a data-structure with various fields. Each field may be a simple scalar or another data-structure. In the latter case it is advised to set the field-cursor to the data-structure's field to specify values more concisely.

For example, a structure like this:

  advertiser-id: string
    business-chain-query: string
    region-query: string
    geo-region-query: string
  page-size: integer
  page-token: string
    poi-query: string

can be set completely with the following arguments which are assumed to be executed in the given order. Note how the cursor position is adjusted to the respective structures, allowing simple field names to be used most of the time.

  • -r . advertiser-id=justo
    • Required. The Advertiser this request is being made in the context of.
  • business-chain-search-terms business-chain-query=elitr
    • The search query for the desired business chain. The query must be the full name of the business, e.g. "KFC", "mercedes-benz".
  • region-query=sed

    • The search query for the desired geo region, e.g. "Seattle", "United State".
  • ..geo-region-search-terms geo-region-query=sed

    • The search query for the desired geo region. The query can be a prefix, e.g. "New Yor", "Seattle", "USA", etc.
  • .. page-size=52

    • Requested page size. Must be between 1 and 200. If unspecified will default to 100. Returns error code INVALID_ARGUMENT if an invalid value is specified.
  • page-token=no
    • A token identifying a page of results the server should return. Typically, this is the value of next_page_token returned from the previous call to SearchTargetingOptions method. If not specified, the first page of results will be returned.
  • poi-search-terms poi-query=rebum.
    • The search query for the desired POI name, street address, or coordinate of the desired POI. The query can be a prefix, e.g. "Times squar", "40.7505045,-73.99562", "315 W 44th St", etc.

About Cursors

The cursor position is key to comfortably set complex nested structures. The following rules apply:

  • The cursor position is always set relative to the current one, unless the field name starts with the . character. Fields can be nested such as in -r f.s.o .
  • The cursor position is set relative to the top-level structure if it starts with ., e.g. -r .s.s
  • You can also set nested fields without setting the cursor explicitly. For example, to set a value relative to the current cursor position, you would specify -r struct.sub_struct=bar.
  • You can move the cursor one level up by using ... Each additional . moves it up one additional level. E.g. ... would go three levels up.

Optional Output Flags

The method's return value a JSON encoded structure, which will be written to standard output by default.

  • -o out
    • out specifies the destination to which to write the server's result to. It will be a JSON-encoded structure. The destination may be - to indicate standard output, or a filepath that is to contain the received bytes. If unset, it defaults to standard output.

Optional General Properties

The following properties can configure any call, and are not specific to this method.

  • -p $-xgafv=string

    • V1 error format.
  • -p access-token=string

    • OAuth access token.
  • -p alt=string

    • Data format for response.
  • -p callback=string

    • JSONP
  • -p fields=string

    • Selector specifying which fields to include in a partial response.
  • -p key=string

    • API key. Your API key identifies your project and provides you with API access, quota, and reports. Required unless you provide an OAuth 2.0 token.
  • -p oauth-token=string

    • OAuth 2.0 token for the current user.
  • -p pretty-print=boolean

    • Returns response with indentations and line breaks.
  • -p quota-user=string

    • Available to use for quota purposes for server-side applications. Can be any arbitrary string assigned to a user, but should not exceed 40 characters.
  • -p upload-type=string

    • Legacy upload protocol for media (e.g. "media", "multipart").
  • -p upload-protocol=string

    • Upload protocol for media (e.g. "raw", "multipart").