Update Folder Info

Update folder information in Google Drive by using folder ID.

Required fields are indicated in red.

Unless otherwise mentioned, all fields are text.


  • Folder ID: unique ID of the folder, there are two methods of finding the folder ID:

    • Use the "Search Folders" card and input the fields and move the output "Folder ID" to this card.

    • Another method is to copy and paste a portion of the link. For example, if the link is https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/088CedcLTfL-xNjZYaC1qbEN6SEE only copy and paste the bolded segment into the Folder ID input.

  • Name: name of the folder

  • Parent Folder ID: ID of the folder within which the current folder is nested, This can be found the same way as instructed above for the folder ID, you can use this field to move a folder to another folder

  • Description: description of the folder

  • Starred(True/False): whether the folder is starred

  • Writers Can Share (true/false): whether the people with write access can share the folder


  • Folder Name: updated folder name

  • Folder ID: the unique identifier for the folder, can be found in the URL of the folder or by using the Search Files card ( see Search Files).

Related topics

Google Drive connector

About the elements of Okta Workflows

G Suite API documentation