Using Find Files and Folders Activity

How to use Find Files and Folders activity? Share different scenarios on how to configure properties of Find Files and Folders.

Below examples were built against the Documents library of the SharePoint site(i.e. https://yourSharePointWebsite.com/sites/Site-Name). The content of the Documents library when these examples were created:

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  • Example 1: Get all files and folders directly under root folder, i.e. TestO365 > Documents
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Query = (empty)

Subfolder = (empty)

Site URL = "https://yourSharePointWebsite.com/sites/Site-Name"

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  • Example 2 : Get all files and folders directly under TestO365 > Documents > Test folder
Parameters Values
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Query = (empty)

Subfolder = "Test"

Site URL = "https://yourSharePointWebsite.com/sites/Site-Name"

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  • Example 3: Get all files and folders containing "file" text
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Query = "file"

Subfolder = (empty)

Site URL = "https://yourSharePointWebsite.com/sites/Site-Name"

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  • Example 4: Get all files and folders containing "file" or "test"
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Query = "file OR test"

Subfolder = (empty)

Site URL = "https://yourSharePointWebsite.com/sites/Site-Name"

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Note: DummyDoc.docx is returned because the content of the file contains the "test" string.

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