Create Directory

This action can be used to create a new directory to a specific location.



  • Folder Path: set the path to the location where the new folder will be created.


  • Display Name: action display name in your implementation project.

  • Wait Before: number milliseconds robot to wait before executing the action.

  • Wait After: number milliseconds robot to wait until moving to the next action.

  • Abort on Error: True/False

  • Retry Times: Specifies the number of times to retry an action if it doesn't end successfully. Default value 0 (no retry); Use -1 if you want to retry indefinitely.

Use Case

Potential Use Cases

  • Create a new folder where to place processed invoices

  • Create a new folder containing reports for the last period

  • Create a new folder where to place log files

Examples of Using Create Directory


In the following example, the robot will create a new folder named CreateDirecory on a given path.

Watch the robot in action:

You can see how the Create Directory activity is used in an example that incorporates multiple activities. You can check and download the example from here:

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