Why I use n8n Read/Write Files From Disk data is null


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hello @Chinaniu

Can’t say much about the issue as it’s not English. Anyway, n8n can read files from the disk where n8n is installed, so maybe it can’t access your desktop folder (especially if it’s in the docker container and you didn’t set up the mounting points).