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Undeleting a File from the Recycle Bin

Sometimes you will delete a file or folder by mistake. If you make a mistake, you can retrieve the file or folder from the Recycle Bin (as long as the Recycle Bin has not been emptied) and return it to its original location.

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1.gif Double-click the Recycle Bin icon on your desktop.

2.gif In the Recycle Bin window that appears, you see all the files, programs, and folders you have deleted. Right-click the file you want to undelete and click Restore.

3.gif Click the Close button to close the Recycle Bin.

4.gif You can open the original folder to confirm the file has been restored (as shown here).

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