Download Bulk Read Result


To download the bulk read job as a CSV or an ICS file (only for the Events module). The file would be in .zip format. Extract it to get the CSV or ICS file.

Request Details

Request URL{job_id}/result
where job_id is the unique ID of the bulk read job.


Authorization: Zoho-oauthtoken d92d4xxxxxxxxxxxxx15f52


Possible module names

accounts(companies in Bigin), contacts, deals, tasks, events, calls and products

Possible operation types

Full access to related records
READ - Get bulk read job


  • Only 10 requests for download are allowed for one-minute interval. Crossing the limit will result in an error (HTTP code :429) returned to the user as response.

  • To know more about the Bulk API limits, go here.

Sample Result



For CSV type export,
  • If the "fields" attribute in the query JSON is left empty, all the fields available in Bigin are listed in the CSV file. In case you need only specific fields, like in the above image, please specify the fields for export.

  • The "id" column is added by default in the CSV file, and it contains the id of the exported records.

  • The "Data/Time" fields in the CSV file are given in the ISO8601 format.

  • You can export a maximum of 200,000 records in a single API call.

For ICS type export,
  • The "fields" attribute is not supported when you want to export the events as an ICS file.

  • If you do not specify "file_type" as "ics", the records will be exported in the CSV format, by default.

  • You can export a maximum of 20,000 records in a single API call.

  • To know more about the Bulk API limits on ICS file, go here.

Sample Request

Copiedcurl ""
-H "Authorization: Zoho-oauthtoken 1000.8cb99dxxxxxxxxxxxxx9be93.9b8xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxf"
CopiedZBiginBulkRead readIns = ZBiginRestClient.GetInstance().GetBulkReadInstance(31443322); // To get the ZBiginBulkRead instance using job_id
FileAPIResponse respone = readIns.DownloadBulkReadResult();
Stream file = respone.GetFileAsStream();// To get response file stream.
CommonUtil.SaveStreamAsFile("/Users/Desktop/", file, respone.GetFileName());//To download stream as zip.