21.3 Restoring Files and Folders from the Trash

You can view all items that have been sent to the trash and restore them to their previous location.

IMPORTANT:Only items from a user’s My Files area (Personal Storage) that were moved to the trash are able to be restored from the trash. Items that were permanently deleted from a user’s My Files area cannot be restored. Items deleted from a Net Folder are never sent to the trash, and cannot be restored.

  1. Log in to the Filr site as the Filr administrator.

    1. Launch a web browser.

    2. Specify one of the following URLs, depending on whether you are using a secure SSL connection:


      Replace Filr_hostname with the host name or fully qualified domain name of the Filr server that you have set up in DNS.

      Depending on how you have configured your Filr system, you might not be required to enter the port number in the URL. If you are using NetIQ Access Manager, the Filr login screen is not used.

  2. Click the admin link in the upper-right corner of the page, then click the Administration Console icon .

  3. Under Management, click Users.

    The Manage Users page is displayed.

  4. Click the Trash icon , located in the upper-right corner of the page.

  5. Select the items that you want to restore, then click Restore.