Magento for B2B Commerce, 2.2.x
Editing Account Settings

After onboarding, you can edit and update your account settings anytime on the Settings page in the Google Shopping ads dashboard. Available settings include all GMC options and information you selected when you created your account. The page also provides information and access to your Ads account and to the Magento and Google accounts linked to this Google Shopping ads Channel integration.

Depending on product or account errors, you may need to update some or all of these settings.

Have questions? Check out the Google Shopping ads Channel FAQ and best practices topics to better understand Google and Magento integrations. You can also perform a search for Google Shopping ads in the Magento Help Center for additional troubleshooting topics.

On the Settings page, you can:

Settings Overview

The settings page includes:


Account Settings

Google Merchant Center

Google Ads

These settings cannot be edited after creating the account.

  • OPTION

    Description

    Account ID

    Linked Google Ads unique account ID, generated when creating your account.

    Currency

    The selected currency. Your billing and payment method in Google Ads must match this currency.

    Timezone

    Timezone for your store's region.

    Payment method configured

    Select this option when you have added a payment method to your Google Ads account.

    Configure Payment Link to access payment methods in your Google Ads account.
    View Google Ads Account Link to access your Google Ads account.

To update GMC account settings:

1. On the Admin sidebar, click Marketing. Then under Advertising Channels, click Google Shopping ads.
2. Tap Settings. A list of all accounts and settings display.
3. For a specific GMC account, click Select in the Actions column and select an option in the drop-down list.

Edit the URL:

1. Click Edit URL from the Select list.
2. Update the Website URL from the available list.
3. Update the Google Store Name.
4. Click Save Changes.


URL Setting

Edit the Shipping and Tax:

1. Click Edit Shipping and Tax from the Select list.
2. Update your shipping costs or select a new option.
  • To assign a flat shipping rate for all your products, select Use a flat rate for all orders and enter an amount per country listed. To set free shipping, select this option and enter 0 for the flat rate.
  • To configure your shipping costs in Google Merchant Center, select I will set this up on Google Merchant Center.

    If you select this option and your country's required shipping costs, you may receive an account error until you configure this setting in Google Merchant Center.

3. Update your tax settings or select a new option. For more information, see Shipping and Tax.
  • If you are operating inside of the United States, select Use auto tax estimation (U.S. Only). If you only sell and ship to some states in the US, select the states where you operate from the list or by entering the name. Google provides estimated taxes based on the address of customers and your configurations. For more information, see Google's Set up tax settings (US only).
  • If you are operating from a country that uses VAT or have no nexus in the United States, select Don't configure tax/VAT is included in my product price.
4. Click Save Changes.


Shipping and Taxes Setting

To resend products to Google/manual reindex

This action reindexes your Magento product database and sends any changes to Google. You can manually reindex once every 24 hours without affecting your automated index process that is controlled by your cron settings. If attempted within 24 hours of the last manual reindex, the system displays a failure message.

1. On the Admin sidebar, click Marketing. Then under Advertising Channels, click Google Shopping ads.
2. Click Settings. A list of all GMC and Ads accounts and settings display.
3. For a specific GMC account, click Select in the Actions column.
4. Click Resend products to Google.

To remove a GMC account:

1. On the Admin sidebar, click Marketing. Then under Advertising Channels, click Google Shopping ads.
2. Tap Settings. A list of all GMC and Ads accounts and settings display.
3. For a specific GMC account, click Select in the Actions column.
4. Click Remove.

To update Google Ads information and payment method:

1. On the Admin sidebar, click Marketing. Then under Advertising Channels, click Google Shopping ads.
2. Click Settings. A list of all GMC and Ads accounts and settings display.
3. In the Google Ads section, review the linked account information. The linked ID and Visit Google Ads Account will display your Google Ads account in a browser window.
4. To update the payment method, click Configure Payment. Update your billing information with Google.
5. If you have added and updated your payment method, make sure to check Payment method configured. Magento requires this option to be checked.