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This action returns a list of folder paths in a vault, sorted alphabetically.



The vault to work in.

Type: Vault reference

Return Value

Text (list)


Most of the time you would use this action to get a list of all your folder paths, then loop over the results list using the built-in “Repeat With” block. The loop variable Repeat Item will contain a single folder path.

If you want to filter the list, I recommend using the “Filter List” action from Sindre Sorhus’s excellent Actions app (no relation) or a built-in “Repeat With” loop with a contained “If” action.