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Script for finding a Data Extension and it's folder path using SSJS. Read more here: https://sfmarketing.cloud/2019/10/14/find-a-data-extension-and-its-folder-path-using-ssjs/
<script runat="server">
Platform.Load("core","1.1.5");
var DEprop = //use either "Name" or "Customer Key"
var DEval = //provide either the Name or External Key
var FindDE = DataExtension.Retrieve({Property:DEprop,SimpleOperator:"equals",Value:DEval});
var FolderID = FindDE[0].CategoryID;
var DEname = FindDE[0].Name;
var list = [];
list.push(DEname);
var path = function(id) {
if (id> 0) {
var results = Folder.Retrieve({Property:"ID",SimpleOperator:"equals",Value:id});
list.unshift(results [0].Name);
return path(results[0].ParentFolder.ID);
} else {
return id;
}
};
path(FolderID);
Write(list.join("> "));
</script>
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