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Extract Folder File System

If extracting to a folder on the file system that doesn't exist, it will not create the folder but the Flow will appear as the run was successful.


Please correct the action and allow folder creation.

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Same thing appears to be occuring with 'Create File' also.  I'm unable to create a file in a folder that doesn't exist, but aleast this shows that the flow failed.

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Community Support

Hi @psi,



Thanks for the feedback.

There are File Icons defined beside the Input box, which should mean the folder path need to be selected rather than Input manually.

I will collect this as a feedback from my side, as the flow itself won't show any errors at Flow editing or Flow running, when a folder that doesn't exist at the destination was entered manually.




Community Support Team _ Michael Shao
If this post helps, then please consider Accept it as the solution to help the other members find it more quickly.

When using Create File, or Extract Folder to a Sharepoint library, the folder would be created if it didn't exist.  I feel there should be some level of consistency here.

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