Restoring Teams Items to Original Location in Teams


On this page

You can restore an item to its original location.


  1. From the navigation pane, go to Protect > Applications > Office 365.

    The Office 365 apps page appears.

  2. In the Name column, click the app that contains the team that you want to restore.

    The app page appears.

  3. On the Teams tab, select the check box for the team that contains the items that you want to restore, click the Restore button, and then select Restore items.

    The team restore page appears.

  4. In the Name column, click the name of the channel that contains the items that you want to restore.

    The items that you can restore appear.

    Tip: To search for data to restore, use the search box in the upper-right area of the page. When you click the search box, more search capabilities appear.

  5. Select the item to restore, click the action button , and then click Restore.

    The Restore options dialog box appears.

  6. Under File options, specify whether to overwrite existing files with the restore files.

  7. Under Post options, specify where to restore the post:

    • To restore the post back to the place from where it was backed up, select Back to Posts tab.

    • To restore the post as an HTML file, select As HTML file under Files tab.

      The HTML file is restored in a folder with the naming convention <RestorePosts_date_restore job ID>.

  8. Click Submit.