Deleting Content


Recovering Files from the Recycle Bin

Occasionally, files are sent to the Recycle Bin by accident and need to be recovered.  Once files have been send to the Recycle Bin, they can be recovered and returned to their original location in OU Campus.

To recover files, hover over the "Content" menu at the top of the screen, and select "Recycle Bin" from the drop-down menu.

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The Recycle Bin lists files, documents, images, and pages that have been deleted from the website.  It lists the file name, the original location of the file, the person who sent it to the recycle bin, and the date and time the file was recycled.

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Users can use the "Filter" option to easily locate the file that was recycled.  Type either the name of the file, or the original location of the file.

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A file can be restored by hovering over the file "Options", and selecting "Restore."

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Another way to restore the file is to check the checkbox at the left of the file, and click "Restore" at the top of the screen.

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Upon clicking "Restore," a pop-up box will appear, confirming that you want to restore the file.  The file will be restored to its original location.

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Click "Restore" to restore the page to its original location.  The file will disappear from the Recycle Bin, and the user will be taken to the Content Page Layout where the page is located.