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I've tried to create a script to loop through a folder and then clip the features. This works. My problem is that my new files are created in the same workspace (in my case Data) but I would like to save them in a different workspace (a geodatabase).

# -*- coding: utf-8 -*-

import arcpy
import os
from arcpy import env

env.overwriteOutput = True

env.workspace = r"C:\Users\Victor\Carto\Data"

clip = r"C:\Users\Victor\Carto\XXX.shp"

list = arcpy.ListFeatureClasses()
print list

for l_list in list:
 filename = os.path.splitext(l_list)[0]
 clip_filename = filename + "_GL"
 arcpy.Clip_analysis(l_list, clip, clip_filename, 0)
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    Have you tried changing the default workspace, or specifying a target geodatabase in the output path? Right now the software is just doing what you've asked it to do. – Vince Jun 28 '16 at 15:43
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You can specify the path to your geodatabase in the clip tool.

For example, if you have a geodatabase called my_gdb and it's located in c://data

gdb = r'c:/data/my_gdb'
for l_list in list:
  clip_filename = '{0}_GL'.format(os.path.splitext(l_list)[0])
  arcpy.Clip_analysis(l_list, clip, os.path.join(gdb, clip_filename), 0)
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If you are trying to put all of the files in one geodatabase, could you just do this?

         for l_list in list:
               filename = code
               clip_filename = code
               # then change workspace to gdb
               arcpy.env.workspace = gdb location
               arcpy.clip code
               # then change workspace back to original workspace
               arcpy.env.workapace = original location

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