We are trying to get deleted records via bulk API, is it possible. I am already aware that with SOAP API this is possible, but if we need to handle large volume of data Bulk should have this option.

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It is not possible to get deleted records via Bulk API, you need to use SOAP API.

Update: this was not possible in April 2014, but as of now its possible using BULK API.

  • Incorrect - see DavidSchach's answer below...
    – metadaddy
    Mar 29, 2017 at 16:15

EDIT: Thank you to @User6704 for showing that I was wrong. Bulk API can be used to export data:



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