Collecting data from Facebook Business Invoice

This guide explains how to collect data from Facebook Business Invoice. To learn how to collect data from a different data source, go back to the Available data sources in Adverity overview.

Introduction

For a list of the fields that you can collect from Facebook Business Invoice, see Facebook Business Invoice.

  • Facebook Business Invoice can collect a maximum of 1 million rows per single report. To fetch more data than this, split your fetch into smaller date ranges in the Initial Fetch step of creating a datastream.

Prerequisites

Before you start collecting data from Facebook Business Invoice, perform all of the following actions:

  • Ensure that the account you use to connect to Facebook Business Invoice has the correct roles and permissions to collect the data. Edit these roles and permissions in Facebook Business Manager. For more information, see the Facebook documentation.

  • Add the Employee or higher business manager role to the account.

  • Add the Finance analyst or higher finance role to the account:

  • For an ad account, add the View performance permission.

Creating a datastream to collect data from Facebook Business Invoice

The basics of creating a datastream to collect data from any data source are explained in our guide to Creating a datastream. This guide contains information about the specific steps to create a datastream to fetch data from Facebook Business Invoice.

Configuration: Choose the data you want to collect from Facebook Business Invoice

To choose what data to collect and customize the Facebook Business Invoice datastream configuration, follow these steps:

  1. (Optional) Rename your datastream.

  1. In Fields, change the list of fields that you want to see in your data extract.

  1. In Businesses, select the businesses for which to collect data. If you do not select any items in a drop-down list, Adverity collects data for all items in the drop-down list.

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