In this post, we will Delete a folder or directory if it exists using the UiPath Studio. This will be useful to avoid any exception when you try to delete a folder if it does not exists.
Create the Process
Assign activity and name the variable
folderPath of type String. Assign this variable with value of your folder path.
Add a new activity
Path Exists. Choose the Path Type as
Folder. Give the folderPath you assigned in previous activity.
In the properties panel of Path Exists. Create a new variable
folderExists of type Boolean and place it in Output -> Exists. The Path Exists activity returns a boolean response based on the folder existence.
If condition to check if folder exists. If it exists, Delete the folder using
Delete activity by passing the folderPath. If it does not exists, print on the console.
The complete sequence looks as below.