Customer support handbook
How to get support
In-product help lets you find and read help content right in your product's interface. You can also use in-product help to contact support with questions and screenshots.
To open the in-product help pane, click in the the header. We provide links to articles that are commonly associated with the page you’re viewing, and you can also perform your own search of help content by entering a keyword or question in the search box. Your search results are five popular articles that match your question or keywords.
Click an article title to read the content in your help pane. To return from an article and check your other search results, click the arrow at the upper left of the pane. You can also scroll to the bottom of the article and click Open in a new window to read the article in a new tab.
You can drag the in-product help pane anywhere on the page so it's easier to follow steps in an article while using the product.
If you'd like to go directly to the help center, click Browse all articles in the lower left of the pane.
If there's an issue you can't address with online help resources, contact our customer support team.
Support mediums available by Google Marketing Platform product
|Product||Live-chat support||Email support|
|Platform Home||Yes, in product||Yes, in product|
|Display & Video 360||Yes, in product||Yes, in product|
|Search Ads 360||Yes, in product||Yes, in product|
|Campaign Manager||Yes, in product||Yes, in product|
|Studio||Yes, in product||Yes, in product|
|Audience Center||No||Yes (email alias)|
|Analytics 360||Yes, in product||Yes, in product|
|Optimize 360||Yes, in product||Yes, in product|
|Tag Manager 360||Yes, in product||Yes, in product|
|Attribution 360 (beta)||Yes, in product||Yes, in product|
|Surveys 360||No||Yes (form)|
|Data Studio (360 user)+||Yes, in product (for Analytics connector)||Yes, in product (for Analytics connector)|
* In-product support for standard Analytics products is based on your Ads customer status.
+ If your email has access to a 360-enabled organization billed directly by Google (includes Sales Partner Organizations).
During weekdays, the best way to contact customer support is via live chat:
- Click in the header.
- Under Contact us, click Live chat.
- Describe your issue and click Submit. A troubleshooting specialist will respond shortly.
You can also start a live chat from the Help Center of any Google Marketing Platform product:
- Click Contact us in the upper-right corner of any help-center page.
- Pick the category of your issue, and then select Chat.
- Fill out the short form and click Submit. A troubleshooting specialist will respond shortly.
Eligibility: Support is available only to Certified Google Partners and for customers that purchase Google Marketing Platform Advertising or Analytics 360 products directly from Google.
Chat support availability
Make sure that you’re using the product in the language in which you’d like to get support so that you will be connected with the right troubleshooting specialist. If you're experiencing a problem on a weekend, or if you prefer email, send an email as described below.
|Americas||English, Portuguese, Spanish||9am - 8pm ET|
|Europe, Middle East, Africa||9am - 5pm GMT|
|Asia||10am - 6pm JST|
|Display & Video 360||Search Ads 360||Campaign Manager||Studio||Audience Center|
|English||24 hours a day||N/A|
9am - 12pm SGT
1pm - 6pm SGT
|French||10am - 7pm GMT +1|
|German||10am - 7pm GMT +1|
|Italian||10am - 7pm GMT +1|
11am - 1pm JST
2pm - 5pm JST
|Portuguese||9am - 6pm BRT|
9am - 9pm ART
9am - 11pm GMT
|Russian||11am - 8pm MSK|
|Analytics||Tag Manager, Optimize, Data Studio, Attribution (Beta), Surveys|
|English, Portuguese, Spanish||
9am - 8pm ET
Europe, Middle East, Africa:
9am - 5pm GMT
10am - 6pm JST
Send an email to support
- Click in the header.
- Under Contact us, click Email.
- Fill out the form that appears. Be sure to check the box that includes a screenshot of your current page. To highlight important areas of your screenshot, click Highlight and drag your cursor over the relevant areas. You can highlight as many areas as you like. To remove highlighting from an area, hold your cursor over the area and click the X in the upper-right corner.