Manual email responses can be time-consuming and often result in delays and errors, leading to dissatisfied customers. Fortunately, with the help of, ChatGPT, and Zapier, you can automate your support responses and provide a seamless customer experience. This technology trio allows you to generate automated responses to customer emails very fast, minimizing response times, and increasing customer satisfaction.

In this guide, we’ll explore how to use, ChatGPT, and Zapier to streamline your customer support and improve your response time, ultimately leading to happier customers and increased revenue.

We will walk you through the process of automating Email-to-PDF conversion, analysis, and response generation using and Zapier with the help of ChatGPT. With this workflow, you can easily convert incoming customer emails to PDFs, analyze their content using ChatGPT, and generate a response to be sent back to the customer – all without any manual intervention. So let’s get started!

Converting an email message to PDF format can be useful for a variety of reasons, such as archiving important correspondence or sharing a message with others in a secure, non-editable format. Since does not offer a direct feature for converting email messages to PDF format, you can use the HTML to PDF conversion feature as a workaround. This tool is a useful solution for converting email messages to PDF format. HTML to PDF API is a tool that allows you to convert HTML pages, URLs, or raw HTML code into PDF documents. It is a web-based application that requires no software installation on your device. With HTML to PDF Converter, you can convert a wide variety of HTML content into high-quality PDF files, including web pages, reports, invoices, and more.

  1. Open Zapier Account
  2. Add Gmail App
  3. Setup Trigger
  4. Test Trigger Result
  5. Add App
  6. Setup Configuration
  7. Test Result
  8. Generated PDF Output
  9. Add ChatGPT App
  10. Setup ChatGPT Configuration
  11. ChatGPT Analysis and Response
  12. Add Another Gmail App
  13. Setup Send Email Configuration
  14. Send Email Result
  15. Check Sent Email

Follow this easy step-by-step guide to convert PDFs from Email, analysis, and generating responses.

Step 1: Open Zapier Account

  • Let’s start by logging in to your Zapier account and creating a Zap.

Step 2: Add Gmail App

  • Next, add the Gmail app to Zapier and choose the New Email trigger. This will allow you to trigger the automation whenever a new email appears in your Gmail mailbox.

Note: Aside from Gmail, you can use other apps that allow you to receive email messages, depending on your requirements and preferences.
Add Gmail App

Step 3: Setup Trigger

  • To set up the Gmail configuration in Zapier, you need to choose the mailbox or label where you want to receive the emails that will trigger the automation. By selecting the appropriate label or mailbox, you can ensure that the automation process is triggered only for the emails that meet your criteria. This can help you avoid the unnecessary processing of irrelevant emails, which can save time and improve the efficiency of your workflow.

Setup New Email Configuration
Once you have set up the Gmail configuration in Zapier and selected the appropriate label or mailbox, it is important to test the trigger to ensure that everything is working correctly.

Step 4: Test Trigger Result

  • Great! Now that you have tested the trigger and confirmed that the automation process is working correctly, you can proceed to the next step, which is to add an app that will convert the incoming email to a PDF format.

Test Trigger Result

Step 5: Add App

  • Now, it’s time to add the app to your automation workflow simply search for it in the Zap editor and select it from the list of available apps. Then, choose the “HTML to PDF Converter” action. This will enable you to automatically convert the incoming email messages into high-quality PDF format.

HTML to PDF Converter
Note: To connect your account to Zapier, add your API Key. You can obtain the API Key in your dashboard.

Step 6: Setup Configuration

Let’s configure the settings to convert the email messages into PDF format.

  • First, in the “Input HTML or URL to Convert” field, select the “Body Plain” option from Google Drive that contains the email message you want to convert to PDF format.
  • Next, you can customize the PDF conversion settings according to your desired parameters, such as page orientation, page size, margins, and more. By default, uses letter page size and portrait orientation, but you can adjust these settings to suit your needs.
  • Finally, in the “Name” field, you can enter your preferred output PDF file name. This will help you keep track of the converted files and ensure that they are easily identifiable in your storage system.

Setup Configuration
Setup Configuration
After you have configured the settings for the HTML to PDF Converter in, you can proceed to test the action to ensure that it is working correctly.

step 7: Test Result

  • Congratulations! The conversion action has successfully processed your request and converted the email message to PDF format. To view the output, simply copy the generated URL and paste it into your browser. Test Result

Step 8: Generated PDF Output

  • Here’s what the generated PDF document from the Email message looks like.
Generated PDF Output
Generated PDF Output

Now that you have viewed the PDF output and ensured that it meets your desired quality and formatting standards, you can proceed to the next step of the automation workflow: analyzing the contents of the PDF document using ChatGPT and generating a text response to the customer’s inquiry or issue. To do this, you will need to copy the text content of the PDF document and input it into ChatGPT for analysis.

Step 9: Add ChatGPT App

  • In this next step, you will add the ChatGPT app to your automation workflow and enter the Conversation to send a chat message to OpenAI and generate a text completion based on the contents of the email message.

Add ChatGPT App

Step 10: Setup ChatGPT Configuration

Now, let’s set up the ChatGPT Configuration to enable the app to analyze the text content from the PDF document and generate responses based on the user’s message.

  • In the User Message field, enter the text command that will trigger the analysis and response generation for the text content from the PDF document. You will also need to include the text content from the PDF document itself, so make sure to include that in the user message field as well.
  • For the Model, Temperature, Assistant Instructions, User Name, and Assistant Name fields, you can use the default values provided by ChatGPT. This will ensure that the app is using the appropriate language model and settings to generate accurate and helpful responses for your customers.
  • In the Memory Key field, add a unique value that will allow the assistant to continue the conversation and store any relevant information for future reference. This will enable the app to remember previous interactions with the customer and provide more personalized and helpful responses over time.

Setup ChatGPT Configuration
Setup ChatGPT Configuration
Once you have configured the ChatGPT app, you can test it by sending a message with the trigger text command and the text content from the PDF document.

Step 11: ChatGPT Analysis and Response

  • Excellent! ChatGPT was able to analyze and generate responses based on the text content from the PDF document! With this automated workflow setup, you can save time and effort in responding to customer inquiries and support requests.

ChatGPT Analysis and Response
Now that we have the generated response from ChatGPT, we can create a customized email response to the customer that incorporates the insights and recommendations from the AI analysis.

Step 12: Add Another Gmail App

  • To do this, we can use the Gmail app and select the “Send Email” action.

Add Another Gmail App

Step 13: Setup Send Email Configuration

Let’s configure the Send Email.

  • In the “To” field, we will enter the customer’s email address.
  • In the “From” field, this is typically the email address that belongs to you or your organization, and it is used to identify who the sender is to the recipient of the email.
  • We can then customize the “Subject” field to provide a clear and informative subject line that accurately reflects the content of the email.
  • For the “Body Type” field, let’s use the Plain option.
  • In the “Body” field, we will enter the generated response from ChatGPT.

Setup Gmail Configuration
Setup Gmail Configuration
Once you have done setting up the configuration, let’s initiate a test to send an email to a Gmail account and verify its functionality.

Step 14: Send Email Result

  • Awesome! The test was successful, and the email was sent to the intended recipient’s email address.

Send Email Result

Step 15: Check Sent Email

  • Here is the generated response that we successfully sent to the customer’s email address.

Response Generated with ChatGPT

In this tutorial, you learned to automate customer support using Email-to-PDF conversion, analysis, and response generation via, ChatGPT and Zapier automation. This will enable you to keep track of the responses generated by ChatGPT for each customer inquiry or issue, making it easier to manage and monitor your support interactions over time. With ChatGPT and Zapier working together in this automated workflow, you can improve the speed and accuracy of your customer support interactions and provide your customers with helpful and timely responses to their inquiries and issues.

By automating the conversion of email messages to PDF format using, you can streamline your customer support processes and improve the efficiency of your team. With the PDF output ready to be analyzed by ChatGPT, you can generate timely and accurate responses to customer inquiries and issues, helping to maintain high levels of customer satisfaction and loyalty.