How To Recover Deleted Files From Sharepoint

If you have accidentally deleted important files from Sharepoint, don’t worry. With our expert guide, you can easily recover your deleted files and restore your essential data quickly.

To recover deleted files from Sharepoint, you can follow these steps:

  1. Go to the Sharepoint site where the items were deleted from.
  2. In the Quick Launch bar navigation, click on the Recycle bin.
  3. If you don’t see the Recycle bin, go to Site contents and find it there.
  4. On the Recycle bin page, select the items or files you want to restore.
  5. Click the Restore button.
  6. The items will be restored to the same location they were deleted from.
  7. Deleted items remain in the recycle bin for 93 days before being permanently deleted.

You can also recover deleted Sharepoint files from your computer by using data recovery software like EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard. Here’s how:

  1. Choose the drive or folder where the Sharepoint file was synced.
  2. Scan for the lost files.
  3. Preview and select the desired files.
  4. Click the Recover button to restore the files to a new location on your computer.

To restore deleted items in Office 365 Exchange Online, you can retrieve them from the Deleted Items folder or the Recoverable Items folder. In the Deleted Items folder, you can right-click on the file and select Move to move it back to your inbox. In the Recoverable Items folder, you can right-click on the file and choose Recover to restore it.

To recover deleted documents in Sharepoint, you can go to the Recycle Bin on the Sharepoint site and select the deleted document, then click Restore Selection. Alternatively, as a site collection administrator, you can access the second stage Recycle Bin, located in the Site Collection Administration section of the Site Settings page, and restore individual documents from there.

Step-by-Step Guide to Recover Deleted Files from Sharepoint

Follow these simple steps to recover your deleted files from Sharepoint and restore them to their original location.

  1. Go to the Sharepoint site where the items were deleted from.
  2. In the Quick Launch bar navigation, click on the Recycle bin.
  3. If you don’t see the Recycle bin, go to Site contents and find it there.
  4. On the Recycle bin page, select the items or files you want to restore.
  5. Click the Restore button.
  6. The items will be restored to the same location they were deleted from.
  7. Deleted items remain in the recycle bin for 93 days before being permanently deleted.

You can also recover deleted Sharepoint files from your computer by using data recovery software like EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard. Here’s how:

  1. Choose the drive or folder where the Sharepoint file was synced.
  2. Scan for the lost files.
  3. Preview and select the desired files.
  4. Click the Recover button to restore the files to a new location on your computer.

Restoring Deleted Items in Office 365 Exchange Online

To restore deleted items in Office 365 Exchange Online, you can retrieve them from the Deleted Items folder or the Recoverable Items folder. In the Deleted Items folder, you can right-click on the file and select Move to move it back to your inbox. In the Recoverable Items folder, you can right-click on the file and choose Recover to restore it.

Recovering Deleted Documents in Sharepoint

To recover deleted documents in Sharepoint, you can go to the Recycle Bin on the Sharepoint site and select the deleted document, then click Restore Selection. Alternatively, as a site collection administrator, you can access the second stage Recycle Bin, located in the Site Collection Administration section of the Site Settings page, and restore individual documents from there.

Step Instructions
1 Go to Sharepoint site
2 Navigate to Recycle bin
3 Select items to restore
4 Click Restore button

Alternative Method: Using Data Recovery Software for Sharepoint Files

If the files are not available in the Sharepoint Recycle bin or if you need to recover files that were synced to your computer, you can use data recovery software like EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard to retrieve your deleted Sharepoint files.

Here’s how to use data recovery software to recover deleted files from Sharepoint:

  1. Choose the drive or folder where the Sharepoint file was synced.
  2. Scan for the lost files.
  3. Preview and select the desired files.
  4. Click the Recover button to restore the files to a new location on your computer.

Data recovery software can help you recover deleted Sharepoint files that may not be recoverable through the Sharepoint Recycle bin. It can search for and retrieve files that have been permanently deleted or lost due to system errors, accidental deletions, or data corruption.

Make sure to choose a reliable data recovery software like EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard, which has a user-friendly interface and a high success rate in recovering deleted files. Remember to always restore the recovered files to a new location on your computer to avoid overwriting any existing data and to ensure a successful recovery.

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