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How to get folder and sub-folders values during upload for Document library column

hello All,

i am trying to get the folders value during upload using flow. i was able to get the sub-folder value but not the root folder value though. so i will have two levels of folders, root folder as agent name and sub-folder as project name. under one agent could have multiple projects to manage. usually users will upload files from inside project name folder. Lets say if have agent name 'Wavecrest' and project name 'South part' so when user upload any files from South park project folder i would like to get Wavecrest and south park value should be automatically inserted into the column. same should be applied for all others project name folders.

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Super User III

Hi @mmahmud 

 

Not sure what you meant by automatically inserted into the column? If you looking to get the folder names here are the steps.

 

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Expressions I used above is as follows:

 

split(outputs('Compose'),'/')
 
outputs('Compose_2')[1]
 
outputs('Compose_2')[2]
 
Here are my test results:
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Hello, 

Thanks for your reply. i will look at your steps and let you know. all i am trying to get the folder and sub-folder value when they upload from sub-folder. Lets say if i have root folder "Agent A" and sub-folder name "South park", so when user will upload file it will get both folder values and automatically display in the right pane that means into columns ( i have those site columns for Agent Name and Project Name). i hope its not confusing no more:)

Thanks again. 

Regular Visitor

Hello,

i was able to replicate your flow but my column is not updating with the values from folder (Agent name) and sub-folder name (Project Name). all i am trying to get the folder values and automatically will update both columns.

 

Thanks for your help.

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