10 Tips to Improve Your Help Desk Service Experience

It doesn’t matter whether you’re an enterprise with thousands of customers or a small business organization with just a few employees. It doesn’t matter whether your help desk is internal, external, or both. It doesn’t matter whether you use a paid or a free help desk tool. But, what matters is you must deliver unparalleled customer service. The processes you follow to deliver your service might vary, but it all comes down to capacity and motivation to deliver great service. Offering front-line support involves understanding more than just the technical aspects of any issue; you need a firm grasp of your customer’s context. READ MORE

Different Kinds of Help Desk Callers – Helpdesk Humour


Embed Code: <img src=”http://www.manageengine.com/products/service-desk/images/helpdesk-infographics.jpg” alt=”Different kinds of Help Desk Callers” /><p><em>Image originally posted on <a href=”http://www.manageengine.com/products/service-desk/helpdesk-infographics.html”>Help Desk Infographics, ManageEngine ServiceDesk Plus</a></em></p> Share & Get a Free Poster now… Arvind Parthiban…

Happy Holidays!

SupportCenter Plus wishes all the customers merry Christmas & happy new year.
While you are away, two features that can come in handy:
Mobile access
You can keep track of help desk activity from anywhere using your smartphones.
Customer Portal
When working with minimum staff, your customer portal can act as a savior which can help customers find answers to their problems, allow them to submit requests, run reports.
Happy Holidays!
Team SupportCenter Plus 

Canned Responses: Save that extra minute every time

As a Customer Support Manager, you often feel that some parts of the Support Rep’s job is repetitive and monotonous. And you would be happy if the help desk tool took care of repetitive activity. The Canned Response feature of SupportCenter Plus is one such Time Saver! It helps Support Reps save frequently used answers as a template. Once saved, the Canned Response can be used any number of times and it saves a lot of valuable time. Consider for example, in a Retail division, the product offers, exchange offers, and the terms and conditions for product return can be saved as a canned response template. Instead of creating these manually each and every time, the saved Canned Responses can be drawn from the lis…

Flexible Portal with easy-to-customize options

When your customer lands in a portal from the website through the Support link, the customer should feel that the portal resembles the website to proceed further.
Customizing the look & feel of your support portal
In this version, we’re not just re-designing the portal area, we’re also providing flexible customization options for your portal needs.  Now, it gives you the ability to change colors, font styles, layout options and customizable URL to make sure that your support portal blend perfectly with your website.  Most of the settings can be done in Admin Settings area. Adding multiple portals
Sometimes organizations may require multiple portals to efficiently manage their speci…

SupportCenter Plus 7.7 Released.

       We just released SupportCenter Plus (SCP) 7.7 .  The release is bundled with a lot of good features like the Real-time Dashboards based on KPIs, Avaya Integration, APIs that helps you integrate applications into supportcenter, Activities module that help you keep track of the helpdesk’s to-do list etc.   In addition to these major enhancements, we have also incorporated a new editor that solves the formatting issues.  Also, we have looked into the performance aspect and have tweaked many queries for faster rendering of pages.  You can feel this in most of the list view pages.  And of course, there have been many issue fixes…

Support your Customers in 140 Characters. Enjoy the magic of SupportCenter Plus and Twitter

Three years back, Jack Dorsey drew a prototype for short communication service in his flip-pad when he was working for Odeo, a podcasting company. I don’t think he would have realized it then that this going to be a rage in 2009. Not even when Biz Stone and Evan Williams joined him to start a company in 2006. Not even when Biz made his first Tweet… Twitter, officially called as a micro-blogging service, is a social media platform where people communicate with each other in 140 characters. If you think what 140 characters can do, it helped a guy to win an election, it’s being used to teach students in universities,it gathered a whole nation for a protest, some one used it to report live from Mars and a country track

Enrich Customer Support Experience thorugh our SLA rules

Today’s customer support environment puts your company under greater pressure to reduce operational costs and offer business value by your support, your support process needs a service level management and automation of your SLA rules that can:
  • Shrink the cost of support delivered
  • Meet the growing need for business ready support
  • Improve support quality and your ability to meet service level requirements
  • Ensure the value of support investments are realized
SupportCenter Plus meets these objective at ease: Earlier on crossing the SLA defined only a mail can be triggered to the respective manager, now the automation starts at marking the trouble tickets as L1, L2 and L3 and directing to groups as G…