How to Move File in Folder using Node JS?

By Hardik Savani September 23, 2021 Category : Node JS


Here, i will show you how to works how to move file in node js. Here you will learn node js move file if exists. you'll learn node js move files in folder. i would like to share with you node js move file sync. Follow bellow tutorial step of node js fs move file example.

We will use fs npm package for move file in folder using node.js. fs package provide rename() for move file. let's see simple example

Step 1: Create Node App

run bellow command and create node app.

mkdir my-app

cd my-app

npm init

Step 2: Create server.js file

Make sure, you have add file on "uploads/laravel-doesnothave-users.png" path.


const fs = require('fs');

const filePath = './uploads/my-image.png';

const filePathMove = './images/my-image.png';

fs.rename(filePath, filePathMove, function(err) {

if ( err ) console.log('ERROR: ' + err);

console.log('File Move Successfully.');


now you can simply run by following command:

node server.js


i hope it can help you...

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