How to Delete and Restore files in OneDrive

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Information on how to delete files and/or folders in OneDrive, and how to restore them after they’ve been deleted.



In order to delete files or folders:

1. Select the files or folders you want to delete by clicking the circle by the item. Then click delete.

Select files

2. When you delete an item in OneDrive they go in the recycle bin.


In order to restore or permanently delete files and folders

You can restore or permanently delete item from the recycle bin.

1. Click the recycle bin on the left side of the screen.

Recycle bin to restore


2. Click the circle next to an item or click the top circle to select all.

files in the recycle bin

3. The item or items selected can now deleted or restored.


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