2 Replies Latest reply on Jun 4, 2018 10:15 AM by pcalder

    Add note to tickets that are auto closed

    pcalder

      Trying to work out a way of adding a note for a ticket that has been auto closed.

       

      After having 3 unsuccessful attempts at getting a response from a customer, we will move the ticket to a status called "Unanswered".

       

      This status type is set to auto close after 5 business hours.

       

      I would like to be able to add a note to the ticket stating that it was auto-closed by System due to no response, so the customer doesn't have any reason to contact us and scream down the phone about their ticket being closed without consultation, the note will say it - closed due to no response.

       

      There doesn't seem to be anything in the action rules that will help... grateful for any ideas!

       

      Thanks,

      Peter

        • Re: Add note to tickets that are auto closed
          comtcjm

          Peter,

           

          I like the idea, I here's how I would do it.

           

          Create a custom field e.g. 'unanswered flag' which is hidden from techs and clients, enable it for your request types that you want apply this auto close function.

          Have 1 action rule which checks the status for "unanswered" and then populates the custom field  'unanswered flag' with 'true'

          Another action rule which checks for 'Closed" and your 'unanswered flag' custom field for 'true' which then adds a note to the ticket saying what you want to say...

           

          I might consider using it myself... ;-)

           

          regards

          Chris

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