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Fixed in 2020.1.X

Fixed in 2019.4.X



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Passing a folder to AssetDatabase.ImportAsset() with ImportAssetOptions.ImportRecursive does not import any assets within it

Asset - Database


Steps to reproduce:
1. Open the attached project (
2. In the menu bar under "Test", select "Import"
3. Open the Console (Window > General > Console)

Expected result: All Assets within the folder "Test" are imported and the respective messages are printed to the Console
Actual result: Only the folder itself is imported

Reproduced in: 2019.3.0a1, 2019.3.7f1, 2020.1.0a23
Not reproducible in: 2017.4.38f1, 2018.4.20f1, 2019.2.0a14, 2020.1.0a24, 2020.2.0a4

  1. Resolution Note (fix version 2020.1):

    Fixed in 2020.1.0a24
    Workaround: Use FindAssets() to search within a folder and import each Asset separately.

  2. Resolution Note (fix version 2019.4):

    Fixed in 2019.4.11f1

Comments (1)

  1. clas_unity

    Jul 02, 2020 22:27

    Will you release any patch or fix regarding this bug to the 2019 LTS version?

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