Reason Codes

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Reason Codes gives custom statuses to the Agents. They can select a Reason Code by using an IM commando, this way an Agent can declare his/her busy and away time.
All the collected information can be found in the reports

Reason Codes can be managed through the Reason Codes library.

With each Reason Code a title must be entered, this title will be displayed in the Reports.
After that a code must be entered, this is the number with which the Agent can select the Reason Code.
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Reason codes can be set using the following options:



The effect of the reason codes can be seen in:


Reason Code Scenario's

When using the Reason Codes take into account the following rules:

  • A Reason code resets after:

    • New Presence (Busy > Away)

    • New Reason Code

    • Reset Reason Code in Inflight Snapper

    • New Activity (Away > Be Right Back)

  • The Reason Code presence should reflect the Agent:

    • If the agent is away from their client, then Reason Code Presence Away

    • If the agent is working on their client, then Reason Code Presence Busy


Explanation per field

In order to manage Reason Codes, the following screen should be filled in:




The display title of the Reason Code. This title will be shown to the Agent and displayed in the reports


The number the Agent must enter to select the Reason Code.


The status connected to the Reason Code

  • Away

  • Busy


Create/Edit/Remove item

Item can be created, edited or removed.

Warning Updates to the system are real-time; therefore wrong entries might cause malfunctions.