What is the Capture Only Setting
The "Capture Only" setting allows you to turn off all text automation to do basic "call capture". The system will not send out any initial or follow-up text messages if this is set to "ON". The default Capture Only setting is "OFF".
Where Do I Find Capture Only
The "Capture Only" setting is found on the call settings page of your CallAction account.
Login to CallAction
Click "Phone Numbers"
Click "Manage" of phone number you want to edit
Scroll down to "Capture Only" setting
Click to turn "ON / OFF" (Note: default is OFF. Turning on our text tool resets to ON to avoid conflict with text tool)
Why Do I Need to Change Capture Only Settings
This setting is used if you need to do basic "call capture" and if applicable, real-time lead intelligence. Some example times you would use capture only.
If you route calls to a number that is not text message enabled
Streamlining the data entry flow of lead calls to your CRM
Capture caller data for remarketing purposes like Facebook Custom Audiences
Who Should Use the Capture Only Settings
Any business that is investing in offline or online marketing will benefit the CallAction automated lead engagement platform. This setting allows maximum flexibility for any business interested in call tracking and marketing automation.
PPC Marketing Managers
Direct Response Marketers
Any Business with a Live Receptionist
Lead Generation Companies
Direct Mail Marketing Companies
When Should Capture Only be Turned ON / OFF
The default "capture only" setting is "OFF".
OFF sets the system to both capture and respond to leads.
ON sets system to capture data only and stops all intelligent automation.
How to Use the Capture Only Correctly
Some of the most common use cases based on the selected setting.
Destination number is a landline or not SMS text message enabled
Calls directed to a call center or live receptionist
Phone number is used a text tool for text for info campaigns
OFF setting (default)
Default setting for call capture and automated lead engagement
Majority of the time if calls are routed to a mobile phone
If you want SMS text messages to engage all leads
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