Deleted data can be restored via the web interface as well as via the LRZ Sync+Share client.

Below is a step-by-step illustration of how to recover data after a deletion. In the same way it is also possible to provide older file versions.

Using the web interface -

Deleted data can be restored in the web browser at via the "Papierkorb" / "Recycle bin".

This is done directly on the LRZ Sync+Share server. The changes are then synchronized from there to the clients.

Data recovery / Reset of file version

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Using the LRZ Sync+Share client

For data recovery the advanced settings in the LRZ Sync+Share client must be enabled (→ FAQ 203).

Data recovery

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A) Restore all available contents of a top-level folder

B) Restore selected subfolder

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The restore process includes all available file histories from the client and LRZ Sync+Share server. Depending on the last time the file histories were cleaned up, older, no longer needed/relevant files can be restored.

As file histories from the local (hidden) ".PowerFolder\archive" directory of the top-level folder are also included, uploads to the server may be initiated.

Reset of file version

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If data recovery is not possible with these methods, please contact the LRZ servicedesk.

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