Folder size is not accurate

i designed RPA to Scan the folder size in each folder from the network drive and writes the folder size & folder name in Excel sheet for each folder , the scan works okay , however i notice the size i get is not accurate to what i see from the folder it gives me different sizes

to get the size i used in writing cell


hI @Nas

I tried the same and it returns me the correct size

If possible can you show the screenshot of the output and the size in the properties of the folder?


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Did we give a try with this activity for exact values

cheers @Nas

Okay @Nas

Check out this thread once


@Nas . Please check the below post to get the folder size in KB, GB, MB

Thank you all

This is because of how data is stored on computers.