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Find a file in folder after SharePoint Extract Folder action

Hello,

 

I have a flow that automatically extracts .zip files when they are created in a folder.

Each zip folder contains a file called ProjectData.txt which contains JSON information I need to use, however it is a few subfolders deep and the parent folder name isn't consistent. (.ZIP/ParentFolder/Documents/ProjectData.txt)

 

Basically what I want to do is rename the parent folder that gets extracted using data from the txt file, and move it to another folder. I've got no control over the zip file structure, it's exported from another program.

 

Appreciate any assistance, I'm new to flow and just can't get my head around this one.

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Hi @bf,

 

I did some experiments on my side. The Extract folder action outputs all the folders contained in the specified Destination Folder.

There is no information available to get the files contained in the folder.

With this information alone, it is impossible to determine which folder has just been extracted.

I am afraid that your needs may not achieve currently.

 

Best Regards,

Barry

Community Support Team _ Barry
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