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On April 28, 2021, Google is changing the required permissions for attaching IAM roles to service accounts. If you are using IAM roles for your Google service accounts, please see Changes to User Management.



Folders allow you to group related flows into a common organizing structure. For example, you can use folders to group flows by project, by source of data, or by other meaningful grouping.


  • Each flow in a folder is an independent object. Permissions can vary between flows in a folder and should be reviewed after adding them.
  • You can only move flows that you own.

  • You cannot share folders or modify permissions at the folder level.
  • Folders cannot be exported and imported.

Create Folder

You can create a folder in one of two ways:

  • Click the Create button. Then, select Create Folder. Enter a name and description for the folder. These values appear in the application. Click Create.
  • When you move a flow, you can optionally create a new folder for it. See below.

Move to Folder

To move a flow to a folder, select Move from the context menu on the right side of the screen for the flow.

Figure: Move to Folder dialog

  • To move the flow, select the name of the flow. Click Move.
  • To search folder names, enter your search string in the Search textbox.
  • To move the flow into a new folder, click Create new folder. Enter a meaningful name and description for the folder. Select Move to new folder.

Delete Folder

To delete a folder, select Delete Folder from the context menu on the right side of the screen.

This step deletes the folder and all flows within it. This step cannot be undone.

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