Zoho Books

Zoho Books to Google Sheets: Query from ZohoBooks into Google Sheets or Post data from Google Sheets into ZohoBooks using Sheet Director.

What is Sheet Director?

Sheet Director is a G Suite add-on that helps to manage and control bi-directional data flow between Google Sheets and several other applications like Google Calendar, Tasks, Contacts, Sheets, QuickBooks, FreshBooks, Zoho etc.

It is available in the G Suite Marketplace and Chrome Web Store. Please check Installation instructions to install the add-on.

What is ZohoBooks?

Zoho Books is all-inclusive accounting software that helps you manage your receivables and payables, get tax-ready, collaborate with employees, automate your workflows, and keep an eye on your financials

Zoho Books to Google Sheets: Use Case(s)

> Pull data from ZohoBooks objects and present it into a Google Sheets.

> Push data from Google sheet to Zoho Books.

Zoho Books

Query or Post with ZohoBooks

Sheet Director

Google Sheets

Setting Up Zoho Books in Sheet Director

Choose App and Service :

  • Select Zoho Books from the list of applications.

  • Select Service.

Zoho Books Configuration

  • Click on connect to Zoho Books to connect to Zoho Books so that you can pull data.

Zoho Books to Google Sheet - Query

  • If Zoho Books is connected successfully the following screen appears.

  • Select the required fields.

Filters & Sorting

  • Configure Filter and Sort by to filter and sort the executed data.

Destination Settings:

  • Configure the destination settings to save the executed data.

Scheduler Settings:

  • Switch on Run automatically to execute services automatically in background.

Notification Settings:

  • Configure the Notification settings to setup the email templates and add attachments.

  • Click on execute to pull the data into sheet.

  • Click save to save the service.

Sample Output

Google Sheet to Zoho Books - Post


  • Select the business you want.

  • Select the entity object that you need to post to.

  • Select Apply Template or Setup Manually.

  • Select Apply Template to add a default template.

  • Select Setup Manually to select manually.

Source Sheet

  • Choose the sheet that contains post records.

  • Enter the Start at cell value.

(the default value is A1, if you change the value you need to refresh the header by clicking on refresh icon on side)

  • Select the Status column

  • If status column is not there, simply click the +button to add the status header on your sheet(A status column will be created in Spreadsheet)

  • Select the Result column

  • If result column is not there, simply click the +button to add the result header on your sheet(A result column will be created in Spreadsheet)


  • After selecting the entity it will ask for intelligent mapping

  • If you need to do intelligent mapping click on yes

  • Intelligent mapping will map the matching fields automatically

  • You can do manual mapping by selecting Column drop down

  • You can delete the field by click on delete icon on top of each filed map

  • You can't delete mandatory* fields

Adding Line Items

  • Click on '+Add Item' button for adding single line item object.

  • If you want to add more line item you can click '+Add Item' once again.

  • Click on delete button for deleting item object.

  • Intelligent Mapping is not supported for Items. You need to manually select the column field.

  • You can delete the field by click on delete icon on top of each filed map

  • You can't delete mandatory* fields

  • Click on execute will ask for confirmation

  • Click save to save the service

  • It will show number of records ready to post

  • Click post now to post the records on Zoho Books.

Sample Output

It will show the count of number of records posted successfully and failed to post.