Delete a SharePoint folder

Last published at: May 14th, 2024


Delete a folder from SharePoint site


  • BaseURL – BaseURL for your SharePoint site
  • selOAuthProvider - Select OAuth Provider 
  • destinationFilePath – Path to delete folder in your SharePoint site
  • resultJson – Store result in Variable or Global


  • True – step executed successfully
  • False – step failed to execute 

Usage: Example:

Let’s build and execute the spDeleteFolderDef example.          

  • Create a new definition called “spDeleteFolderDef
  • Select the definition and click the “design” button
  • Let’s define variables called “spdeletefolder”, click on the “start” step and select the “define variables” button
  • Enter “spdeletefolder” for the name of the variable, select “String” as the data type and click the “add” button.
  • Drag a spDeleteFolder step to the canvas
  • Connect the dots between the Start and spDeleteFolder step 

  • Click on the “spDeleteFolder” step to configure its properties
  • Configure the following values for the properties as shown on the below graphic
  • Select oAuth provider dropdown values coming from connection menu oAuth setting need to be configure SharePoint oAuth params and get authorization. 
  • Save the workflow definition
  • Create a workflow instance and execute
  • Workflow will start and deletes folder from SP.