When this happens...
IntercomNew Conversation
Then do this...
DeskCreate Case (Legacy)

If you use Intercom to centralize your customer communication and need to react as fast as possible on Desk to each new issue, this Intercom Desk integration should prove useful. Once you activate it, any new conversation on Intercom will also create a new case on Desk, immediately laying the groundwork for a speedy resolution.

How It Works

  1. A new conversation is created on Intercom
  2. Zapier automation adds a new case on Desk

What You Need

  • Intercom account
  • Desk account

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When this happens...
then do this!
Desk
New Customer

Triggers when you add a new customer.

Desk
Create Customer

Create a new customer.

Desk
New Case

Triggers when you add a new case.

Desk
Create Case

Create a new case. Inside Desk, it will be treated like an "Email Case".

Intercom
New User

Triggers when a new user is created.

Intercom
Create/Update User

Update a user within Intercom given their e-mail address.

Intercom
Lead Converted to User

Triggers when a lead converts to a user.

Intercom
Update Company

Updates a company within Intercom. If you'd like to create a company, use this action in conjunction with a Find/Create step.

Intercom
New Conversation

Triggers when a new conversation is created by a user in Intercom.

Intercom
Add User Tag

Attach a tag to a specific user.

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Desk is the new version of Assistly under the flagship Salesforce brand. Desk is an all-in-one customer service tool allowing you to keep track of your customers across multiple channels including email, Twitter, Facebook, phone, and chat. Desk also makes it really easy to create knowledge bases about your products and services so customers can support themselves.

Intercom is a fundamentally new way for internet businesses to communicate with customers, personally, at scale. It's a customer communication platform with a suite of integrated products for every team—including sales, marketing, product, and support. Intercom's products enable targeted communication with customers on your website, inside your web and mobile apps, and by email.