Stores > Settings > Configuration > Services > Channels

The Channels option is only available when the Google Shopping ads Channel extension is installed.

Google Shopping ads Channel

Google Shopping ads Channel

Field Scope Description
Api Key Global You must have an API Key to use Google Shopping ads Channel. Click here to generate a key and paste in this field.
Unique ID Global Determines the length of time in hours before an admin API token expires. The admin token never expires if the field is empty. Default value: 4
Enable Service Logs Global Service logs are disabled by default and should only be enabled when needed for troubleshooting, as continued logging will negatively impact performance. If enabled for for troubleshooting and it should be disabled when complete.

To turn on logging, uncheck the Use system value checkbox and set the drop-down field to “Yes”.

Google Shopping ads Channel logging is written to the {Magento Root}/var/log/google_indexer.log file and can be viewed in developer mode. Information for this log includes requests to and responses from Google.