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File restore from a previous version of a file

This document describes how to restore files from a previous version

Restore from a previous version


This option is available on most shares on FPSA and FPSB


To restore a file or folder using this feature:


Open My Computer or Windows Explorer


Right click on the file or folder


Click on Properties

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Click on the Previous Versions tab


Click on the file or folder that you wish to restore (note that you can select from whatever time and date are available)


Click on Copy


You can now paste this file wherever the person calling requests


IMPORTANT!!! Never use the restore function, it is very easy to overwrite files and folders inadvertently and lose the person's most recent data.





Keywords:Restore from a previous version, file restore   Doc ID:21317
Owner:Kevin B.Group:UW Green Bay
Created:2011-11-17 12:48 CSTUpdated:2015-12-15 09:39 CST
Sites:UW Green Bay
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