tap-zendesk is an extractor that pulls data from a Zendesk REST API and produces JSON-formatted data following the Singer spec.



  1. Navigate to your Meltano project in the terminal
  2. Run the following command:
meltano add extractor tap-zendesk

If you are successful, you should see Added and installed extractors 'tap-zendesk' in your terminal.


  1. Open your project's .env file in a text editor
  2. Add the following variables to your file:
export TAP_ZENDESK_EMAIL="yourZendeskEmail"
export TAP_ZENDESK_API_TOKEN="yourZendeskApiToken"
export TAP_ZENDESK_SUBDOMAIN="yourZendeskSubdomain"
# The date uses ISO-8601 and supports time if desired
export TAP_ZENDESK_START_DATE="yourZendeskStartDate"
Last Updated: 11/6/2019, 4:55:18 PM