How to recover a file from
a snapshot

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In this tutorial, you will learn how to recover a single file from your snapshots (backups). This is useful if you deleted a file by mistake and you want to recover it without reverting your whole drive to your previous snapshot. Click here if you want to revert your whole snapshot.

STEP 1

Go to your dashboard. Select Actions and then Manage computer

STEP 2

Click on Snapshots

STEP 3

Select the snapshot taken when the file existed. Then go to Actions, and select Attach as Disk.

STEP 4

Click OK on the following message.

STEP 5

Log to your cloud computer. Open File explorer and go to This PC. You will see a new drive ((E:) shown in this example) added as a disk to your computer.

STEP 6

Once you open the drive, you can simply drag and drop the files you need or copy them with CTRL+C.

Do not forget to delete the disk you attached to your computer. You need to do this before your monthly billing to avoid being charged. Go to your dashboard, then select Storage, and under the Snapshots Attached as Disks Section, click on Actions then Delete Disk.