Move specific files based on name

Hi, is it possible to move specific files to a folder based on their name?

The short answer is Yes, but can you provide more info about your use case?

I got the file path of specific files that need to be moved(from a mixed batch) they on an excel sheet, for each of those file-paths i want to move those files to a new folder.

So you have an Excel file with a list of paths to files, and some of these files (depending on the name) have to be moved to a specific folder?

no i used a python script to get certain file path based on content, now i know which files i want to move( all of those files have file paths which is on an excel sheet), i tried storing all filepaths from the excel into a list, then using copy/file function…not working

sample of excel:

You need to nest the Copy file action inside the For Each loop.

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From a batch of files (the files i want to move i know their file path).

Thank you, however the 4th step gives me an error.

You use the wrong variable in the action.
You need to use “element”, not “filepath”.
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You can read how to use For Each loop here https://kb.workfusion.com/display/RPAe/Loops#Loops-ForEach

Thank you!!! :slight_smile:

It works, but the final step gives an error.

Check what result you have in the variable “filepath”. Perhaps, you have empty values there.