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3003523 - Reporter Party In Ticket Is Main Contact Of Account


Ticket created from inbound e-mail has Reporter party maintained as main contact of account. You expect the Reporter party to be the contact who sent the e-mail.


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Reproducing the Issue


  • you have already set-up e-mail channels and maintained account with contacts, one of which is marked as main.
  • contact of account has sent inbound e-mail which created a ticket.

  1. Go to the Service work centre.
  2. Go to the Tickets view.
  3. Open ticket ABC (ABC represents the ticket ID).
  4. Observe Reporter party is main contact of the account and not the contact who sent an e-mail.


Business Configuration determination for Reporter party has been maintained as 'Contact of Account'.


  1. Go to the Business Configuration work centre.
  2. Search for and open the Tickets for Customer Support activity.
  3. Click Maintain Involved Parties link.
  4. Select the party role Reporter and click Maintain Determinations.
  5. Uncheck the option 'Contact of Account'.


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