How to Rename a Folder in Node JS?

By Hardik Savani September 22, 2021 Category : Node JS


In this tutorial, you will learn how to rename a directory in node js. this example will help you node js rename folder. you will learn node js rename directory. you will learn rename directory in node.js.

We will use fs npm package for rename directory using node.js. fs package provide rename() for rename folder. 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 created "images" directory.


const fs = require('fs');

const folderPath = "./images"

const newFolderPath = "./images-new"

fs.rename(folderPath, newFolderPath, function(err) {

if (err) {


} else {

console.log("Successfully renamed the folder.")



now you can simply run by following command:

node server.js


i hope it can help you...

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