pubCenter ads

The pubCenter object displays ads in Windows Store apps on Windows 8.1 for desktop or Windows 10+. Note that interstitial ads are only supported on Windows 10+.

Setting up

To set up pubCenter ads:

  1. Visit Microsoft pubCenter and register an account
  2. Create a new app to monetize
  3. Create an ad for the app
  4. Paste the Application ID and Ad unit ID in to the pubCenter object's properties in Construct 2

pubCenter properties

Application ID
Ad unit ID
Paste in the relevant details from the pubCenter site.

pubCenter conditions

Is banner showing
True if any banner is currently showing.

On interstitial cancelled
Triggered when a displaying interstitial ad is cancelled.

On interstitial completed
Triggered when a displaying interstitial ad is completed.

On interstitial error
Triggers when an error occurs displaying an interstitial ad.

On interstitial ready
Triggers after Prepare interstitial when an interstitial ad has finished loading in the background and is ready to be displayed. After this trigger you can use Show interstitial to display it.

pubCenter actions

Hide banner ad
Hide any currently showing banner.

Show banner ad
Display an ad with a given position and size.

Prepare interstitial
Start loading an interstitial ad in the background. When it finishes loading, On ready triggers. Optionally another ad unit ID can be provided. If left empty, it will use the ad unit ID from the object's properties. Otherwise it uses the specified ad unit ID for the interstitial.

Show interstitial
Display an interstitial ad that is ready. This should be used in or after On ready.

pubCenter expressions

The pubCenter object has no expressions.

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