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Auto Delete One Drive Files

Hello.  I'd like some help in figuring out how to build a flow that checks the age of files in a OneDrive folder and deletes whatever is older that a time I can define.  Anyone?  Seems like that should be simple enough, but I'm just not that savvy.

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Re: Auto Delete One Drive Files

Hi @TechNichols 

I was looking at this a little the other day and here is what I found:

{
    "Id": "01XVAUD2JGAL2WPD2EDZFL6LLPOBKH7MV6",
    "Name": "Document.docx",
    "NameNoExt": "Document",
    "DisplayName": "Document.docx",
    "Path": "/Temp-DoNotRemove/Document.docx",
    "LastModified": "2019-02-11T10:37:52Z",
    "Size": 10987,
    "MediaType": "application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.wordprocessingml.document",
    "IsFolder": false,
    "ETag": "\"{67F50226-448F-4A1E-BF2D-6F70547FB2BE},3\"",
    "FileLocator": "01XVAUD2JGAL2WPD2EDZFL6LLPOBKH7MV6",
    "LastModifiedBy": "AlanPs1"
  }

Regards the above code, this is the JSON from the metadata. This is true for both OneDrive and OneDrive for Business.

You will see a property for LastModified": "2019-02-11T10:37:52Z

There is no CreatedDate so you could use either of the following to access LastModified and to do a comparison on it's date. This tends to do the trick I find!

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