I've been searching for the fastest way to load multiple CSV Files into QGIS 3.10.

My CSV-files consist of 5 columns:

Brand Name | Branch Name | Address | Latitude | Longitude

I am using Mac, and "files:///" might not work. Any suggestions?

I saw code related to this, and followed this. Here's what I came up with:

import glob, os

csv_files="Users/ajie/Documents/RestoBrand_Py/SAMPLE CSVs/"

for fname in glob.glob("*csv"):
   uri = "files:///" + csv_files + fname + "?delimiter=%s&crs=epsg:4326&xField=%s&yField=%s" % (",",",",",","x","y")
   name = fname.replace('csv', '')
   lyr = QgsVectorLayer(uri, name, 'delimitedtext')

Here's the error

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    Please, don't use screenshots for error messages, copy the text and paste it into your questions and use code formatting. – user2856 Sep 5 '20 at 9:44
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    You have 3 format operators %s and 8 format arguments (",",",",",","x","y"). Your xField & yField should be "Longitude" and "Latitude" not "x" and "y" – user2856 Sep 5 '20 at 10:16

As mentioned in the comments by @user2856, there are too many arguments in the format call. To make the process more transparent, you can hard-code all the parameters. This should work (though not tested on Mac):

import os

directory = "Users/ajie/Documents/RestoBrand_Py/SAMPLE CSVs/"
def load_and_configure(path):
    path = os.path.join(directory, filename)
    uri = 'file:///' + path + "?type=csv&escape=&useHeader=yes&detectTypes=yes"
    uri = uri + "&crs=EPSG:4326&xField=Longitude&yField=Latitude"
    vlayer = QgsVectorLayer(uri, filename, "delimitedtext")
for filename in os.listdir(directory):
    if filename.endswith(".csv"):

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