Restore deleted shared drives or their files
Before you begin
Make sure that Drive is turned on for your organization. For details, see Turn Drive on or off for users.
Restore files or shared drives
Note: If you restore a lot of files or folders at once, it might take some time to restore all the items.
From the Admin console Home page, go to AppsG SuiteDrive and Docs.
Click Manage shared drives.
- (Optional) To select a filter option, such as shared drive with no members, click Filter .
- To the right of the shared drive name, click Restore .
- Select a date range for the data restore. If you're restoring a shared drive and want to restore all the files that were in the shared drive when it was deleted, you must select the date it was deleted up to the current date.
Important: You can only restore items that were removed from the shared drive's trash within the last 25 days unless you have additional Google Vault policies in place. For details, see Use Vault to search Google Drive.
- Click Restore Data.