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Display banner ads

To display banner ads, you need to create banner instances and allow TVSDK to listen for ad-related events.
TVSDK provides a list of companion banner ads that are associated with a linear ad through the AdPlaybackEventListener.onAdBreakStart event.
Manifests can specify companion banner ads by:
  • An HTML snippet
  • The URL of an iFrame page
  • The URL of a static image or an Adobe Flash SWF file
For each companion ad, TVSDK indicates which types are available for your application.
  1. Add a listener for the AdPlaybackEventListener.onAdBreakStart event that does the following:
    • Clears existing ads in the banner instance.
    • Gets the list of companion ads from Ad.getCompanionAssets .
    • If the list of companion ads is not empty, iterate over the list for banner instances.
      Each banner instance (an AdAsset ) contains information, such as width, height, resource type (html, iframe, or static), and data that is required to display the companion banner.
    • If a video ad has no companion ads booked with it, the list of companion assets contains no data for that video ad.
    • To show a standalone display ad, add the logic to your script to run a normal DFP (DoubleClick for Publishers) display ad tag in the appropriate banner instance.
    • Sends the banner information to a function on your page that displays the banners in an appropriate location.
      This is usually a div , and your function uses the div ID to display the banner.