Dropbox is a well known service for cloud storage. You can use it for syncing specific files between cross platform. You can sync files, music and folder between your mobile, laptop and cloud storage. Dropbox is a really cool service. You drop the file and with in minute that file is available on all your connected devices.
But there is some disadvantage of having syncing on all device. If you accidently delete a file / folder from your mobile it will also be removed from your other connected device as well as from the website. So how to restore deleted file in Dropbox. In this post we are going to show a simplest method for restoring deleted file from Dropbox.
How To Restore Deleted Files in Dropbox
How Does it Work ?
You might be thinking that how can we restore deleted files. Although the files have been removed. Here comes the trick. Just like our computers. Dropbox also has a recycle bean. When we delete the file/folder in our computer it goes to the recycle bean. If you have deleted the file from the Dropbox it will remain there for 30 days. Sounds cool huh ?
You can retrieve deleted file within 30 days. Let us proceed and see how to restore deleted files in Dropbox.
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How to Restore Deleted Files in Dropbox ?
For restoring the deleted files you have to open the website. This is the only way to restore it.
Login to you Dropbox account with Username and Password.
When you login to your Dropbox account it will lead you to the dashboard. Where you can see all your folders and synced data. On the top right corner beside the search bar there is a trash can kind of icon. It is the recycle bin of the Dropbox.
Deleted files are hidden for default. When you click that button it will show the deleted files in the folder list.
Now click on the deleted folders
If you click on the folder it will show two options. #1 to restore the folder #2 for permanent delete.
Click on the restore button and it will open up a new page. Where you can select the restore option. Once you have selected that option your folder will be restored along with all the items in it.
If you have deleted multiple folders, You can select them all with Ctrl+click to restore them all together.
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