1. Enable test mode
Test mode allows you to show our test ads with 100% fillrate.Should be called before the SDK initialization.
2. Enable logging
To enable debug logging, use the code below:Logs will be written to logcat using the
Log.LogLevel.none- logs off;
Log.LogLevel.debug- debug messages;
Log.LogLevel.verbose- all SDK and ad network messages.
3. Disable networksYou can find all available networks in
Should be called before the SDK initialization.
4. Disable networks for specific ad typesExample:Should be called before the SDK initialization.
5. Request Android M permissions
To request "
WRITE_EXTERNAL_STORAGE" and "
ACCESS_COARSE_LOCATION" permissions on Android M and higher, call the following method:
6. Disable location permission check
To disable toast message "ACCESS_COARSE_LOCATION permission is missing", use the following method before the SDK initialization:
7. Disable write external storage permission check
To disable toast-messages "WRITE_EXTERNAL_STORAGE permission is missing", use the following method before the SDK initialization:
8. Test third-party networks adapters integration
To start test activity for testing adapters integration, call:
9. Change Data Protection Regulation (GDPR, CCPA) consent status
1. Starting from version 2.7.0 you can use the Stack Consent Manager SDK to update the user's consent:
Read our implementation Stack Consent Manager guide here.
2. If you don't want to use the Stack Content Manager SDK, you can use the old version to update the user's consent:You can use this method to provide the GDPR/CCPA user consent for ad networks in Appodeal SDK anywhere of your application. Appodeal SDK don't keep the GDPR/CCPA user consent between session, that means you should provide consent every time, otherwise, Appodeal SDK uses default or server value. By default consent value is
You can read more info about GDPR/CCPA here.
10. Disable data collection for kids apps
For purposes of the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA), there is a setting in Appodeal SDK. As an app developer, you can indicate whether you want networks in Appodeal SDK to treat your content as child-directed when you make an ad request.The setting can be used with Appodeal SDK via:
true to indicate that you want your content treated as child-directed for purposes of COPPA
false to indicate that you don't want your content treated as child-directed for purposes of COPPA
null to indicate that you want to use the COPPA parameter from your application's settings on the appodeal.com
11. Check if ad type was initializedReturns
true, if the ad type was initialized.
12. Check if autocache is enabled for ad typeReturns
true, if auto cache is enabled for this ad type.
13. Mute videos if call volume is muted
14. Send extra data
You can send key-value data to Appodel. There is the predefined key
15. Get predicted eCPM by ad type
For all ad types excluding native ads:For native ad there is a method in NativeAd interface: