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How to Change an 8x8 Contact Center Agents Interaction Offer Timeout Period


Change the length of time a call is presented to an 8x8 Contact Center agent before they are put on Break status and the call is presented to the next available agent.

Applies To

  • 8x8 Contact Center
  • Users


  1. Log in to Configuration Manager as an administrator.
  2. Select Users.
  3. Select the agent you would like to make the change for.
  4. Navigate to Properties.
  5. There will be a drop down box next to Interaction offer timeout, from this drop-down box you can change the length of time a call is offered to an agent.
  6. You can also manually enter a time in this box between 15-60 seconds.
  7. Click Save once changes have been made.