Zimbra REST API: Task Methods

In this article we are going to analyze the Task methods of the Zimbra REST API. For an overview and in-depth coverage about it, we refer you to the related article in our technical blog.

Get Tasks

This method retrieves tasks. The HTTP method to read data is get.

The basic URL structure is the following one:



The supported reply formats are ics, json, xml, rss, atom


Both response format (fmt) and the query string (query) are optional


Below are two examples on how to retrieve tasks.

To download tasks in iCalendar format, the default one, you have two options. Leave the default command or specify the format:



To retrieve data in JSON format:


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