File online tickets for support

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This topic describes how to:

  • File a ticket for help with Optimizely Experimentation experiments and campaigns
  • Add key information so Optimizely's Technical Support Engineers can provide helpful resources and a timely resolution to your issue    

We work hard to make Optimizely Experimentation seamless and delightful, but technology doesn't always work the way you expect. The Optimizely Support team can help with anything from basic setup to complex integrations.

There are three ways to file a support ticket:

  • Within the app:
    Click on help -> Create a ticket

  • Within the Knowledge Base:
    Click on "Submit a ticket"

  • Via Email:

From the Optimizely Experimentation app

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When filing a support ticket, it will help if you provide your Project and Experiment/Campaign IDs. Here's where to find the IDs.

Optimizely Experimentation offers two support plans: Standard and Priority. Learn more about the plans.

What can Support help me with?

Optimizely's Support team can help you with any question related to Optimizely Experimentation products. This includes:

  • Guidance on experiment or campaign setup
  • Debugging or troubleshooting experiments or campaigns that behave unexpectedly
  • Resolving bugs or outages
  • Discussing Optimizely Experimentation technical documentation

The Optimizely Support team is not able to provide ongoing development resources for customers, including requests to:

  • Write, review or debug customer code (includes custom integrations)
  • Set up experiments for you
  • Act as a QA team to review a test for you
  • Generate hypotheses or ideate on your behalf
  • Export Optimizely Experimentation event data on your behalf

If you're looking for continuous development support, please check out our Partners. Optimizely Certified Solutions Partners can help with writing custom code, QA, experiment setup, and optimization strategy principles amongst other things. We're happy to help you find the right partner for your needs.

How can I expedite a resolution?

Please include the following in your support ticket to help our team provide a timely and effective resolution:

  • A comprehensive description of the issue
  • A description of the business impact is described in detail
  • An experiment or project ID
  • Diagnostic details to help expedite analysis and identification of critical errors (screenshots, or steps to reproduce)

You can also do any of the following to ensure optimal resolution times:

  • Reply timely to support updates
  • Request phone support when appropriate, if it's included with your plan 
  • Request screen sharing sessions (web conferences) as appropriate 
  • Monitor changes in SR status and severity
  • Communicate changes in severity 
  • Escalate concerns for critical issues (below)

View existing tickets

  1. Click on Help to open the Optimizely Experimentation Help Center
  2. Click on View tickets
  3. Select a ticket 

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You don't need to create an account or log into Zendesk ( to create support ticket requests, but in order to view the tickets you must log in.