Tip: Create an empty folder structure with Automator

From your noodle to other noodles. Talk about ways to get the most from Hazel. Even exchange recipes for the cool rules you've thought up. DO NOT POST YOUR QUESTIONS HERE.

Moderators: Mr_Noodle, Moderators

Mr_Noodle wrote:I think the point here is that sometimes people want to create the folders without having a file to put into them. They want to create all of them up front for future use.

Yes this tip was about populating a folder with empty subfolders. I just renamed the original post title and intro text to be more clear about that aspect.
Posts: 269
Joined: Tue Sep 18, 2007 8:09 am
Location: Kent, OH

I think you could do it my way by using a dummy file to populate each newly created folder, and just another rule to delete the dummy files.
Posts: 21
Joined: Tue Sep 18, 2018 12:17 am


Return to Tips & Tricks - DO NOT POST QUESTIONS