Data type:Folder(Power Automate Desktop)


Japanese version.

Power Automate Desktop treats folders as variables of a unique data type.

How to use

Variables of this data type are retrieved by the following Actions.

Folder type variables can be used to specify files as they are.

"." to specify properties separated by "." to get the information attached to a folder.

The following example retrieves the number of files in a folder.


PropertyNotation in Sort byDescription.Example
.FullNameFull nameThe full path of the Folder. If no property, it is treated as if it were the full path.C:\test\Test2
.NameNameFolder name.Test2
.Parent-Folder where the folder is stored.C:\test\
.RootPathRoot pathRoot path of a folder.C:\
.CreationTimeCreation timeDate and time the folder was created.Datetime
.LastModifiedLast modifiedDate and time the folder was last accessed.Datetime
.IsHiddenIs hiddenTrue if the folder is hidden, False if the folder is visible.True or False
.ExistsExistsTrue if the folder exists, False if the folder does not exist.True or False
.IsEmpty-True if the folder is empty, False if the folder is not empty.True or False
.FilesCount-Number of files in folder.Integer
.FoldersCount-Number of folders in folder.Integer