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spo folder list

Returns all folders under the specified parent folder


m365 spo folder list [options]


-u, --webUrl <webUrl>

The URL of the site where the folders to list are located.

-p, --parentFolderUrl <parentFolderUrl>

The server- or site-relative decoded URL of the parent folder.

--fields [fields]

Comma-separated list of fields to retrieve. Will retrieve all fields if not specified and json output is requested.

--filter [filter]

OData filter to use to query the list of folders with.

-r, --recursive

Set to retrieve nested folders.

-h, --help [help]

Output usage information. Optionally, specify which section of command's help you want to see. Allowed values are options, examples, remarks, response, full. Default is options.

--query [query]

JMESPath query string. See for more information and examples.

-o, --output [output]

Output type. json, text, csv, md, none. Default json.


Runs command with verbose logging.


Runs command with debug logging.


Gets list of folders under a parent folder with site-relative URL.

m365 spo folder list --webUrl --parentFolderUrl '/Shared Documents'

Gets recursive list of folders under a specific folder on a specific site.

m365 spo folder list --webUrl --parentFolderUrl '/sites/project-x/Shared Documents' --recursive

Return a filtered list of folders and only return the list item ID.

m365 spo folder list --webUrl --parentFolderUrl '/Shared Documents' --fields ListItemAllFields/Id --filter "startswith(Name,'Folder')"


"Exists": true,
"IsWOPIEnabled": false,
"ItemCount": 9,
"Name": "Folder A",
"ProgID": null,
"ServerRelativeUrl": "/sites/project-x/Shared Documents/Folder A",
"TimeCreated": "2022-04-26T12:30:56Z",
"TimeLastModified": "2022-04-26T12:50:14Z",
"UniqueId": "20523746-971b-4488-aa6d-b45d645f61c5",
"WelcomePage": ""