SharePoint: How to Recover Deleted Documents

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This article shows how to recover a deleted document from the Microsoft SharePoint application.


If you delete a document from SharePoint, it is not gone forever! Here is how you recover it:

  1. Click the settings gear icon
  2. Click Site Contents
  3. Click the recycle bin icon in upper right corner
  4. Select the deleted document
  5. Click the restore selection link

Need Additional Help?

Please fill out the Microsoft Integrated Services (MIS) webform with as much detail as possible, or contact the ET&S Help Desk team on your local campus.

For additional training, please visit the Teaching & Learning Technologies Training site


Article ID: 3065
Fri 10/2/20 5:22 PM
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