Test a Campaign

The following document defines the process for testing a Campaign within Free App Analytics.


Preparation of the Test Device: (Complete one of the following)

  • The test device has never had the app installed.
  • The app has been uninstalled and the device has been scrubbed. For more information on scrubbing the test device, refer to our Scrubbing a Device ID support documentation.


Procedures Completed Before Beginning Process:

  • Campaign successfully created within Free App Analytics. For more information, refer to our Campaign Management support documentation.
  • Postback successfully created within Free App Analytics. For more information, refer to our Create a Kochava-Certified Postback support documentation.

Testing a Campaign Procedures

  1. Log in to Free App Analytics.
  2. Select the desired Account and App.
  3. Select Links > Campaign Manager.


  1. Locate the desired Campaign and click the expand button.
  2. Locate the desired Tracker, Select Tracker Tools () > Edit.

    Edit Tracker


  4. Locate the Click URL.
  5. Copy and Email the Click URL to an email address accessible from the test device.
  6. Replace Macros.
  7. NOTE: It is vitally important that the Device_ID parameter macros be replaced with your devices identifier if testing device level matching.

  8. From the test device, Click the Click URL.
  9. Install the app.
  10. NOTE: Ensure to install a version of the app that contains the Kochava SDK.

  11. Launch the app on the test device.
  12. NOTE: After the app has been installed, it MUST be launched to complete the attribution process.

  13. Select Apps & Assets > Partner Configuration.

    Partner Configuration


  15. Select the Install Postback > Postback Tools () > Recent Postbacks.


Install Postback Edit


NOTE: Examine the Recent Postback list for the install event for the test device.


Recent Postbacks


 NOTE: If the app install onto the test device does not appear in the Recent Postbacks, contact your Client Success Management team for further assistance.


Last Modified: Nov 16, 2022 at 12:51 pm