Create Folder

Create a new folder for your Google Drive to store documents. The folder can also be placed within a parent folder.

Unless otherwise indicated, field types are text.

Required fields are indicated by a red asterisk.

Input Fields

  • Input Folder Name

    • Name: A name for your folder.

    • Description: Description of your folder.

    • Parent Folder ID: To create a folder within another folder (or nested folder), there are two methods to get the parent folder ID or location for the card:

      • Copy the end of the URL into the card to get the parent folder ID. For example, if the link was https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/0B8CedcLXfL-xSHpiQEYyZDYyfEU, you would copy and paste the bolded region after the slash as the Parent Folder ID.

      • You can also search for the folder to get the ID. Create a form which asks for the name of the parent folder and then with a search folders Google Drive card return the Folder ID. This ID can then be used as the Parent Folder ID in the Create Folder card.

    • Starred (Boolean/(Yes or No)): Mark whether or not a folder is starred in your drive.

    • Writers Can Share (Boolean/(Yes or No)): Clarify whether or not other people can share material.

Output Fields

  • File Name (text): Name of the folder.

  • File ID (text): If the folder is nested it is in the requested folder location.