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is there any way i can recover lost files?
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potatonoob

an entire repl (multiplayer) which i was coding in has just disappeared. it was not on my account though
is there any way the repl.it team can help me recover it? it's really important to me i have been coding it for months...thanks

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Lorenzo-Santiag
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potatonoob
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Bookie0

Hi,

Click this:

Screen Shot 2021-01-15 at 9.15.28 AM

and you'll be redirected to your history, kind of like a google docs sort of history lol

Screen Shot 2021-01-15 at 9.15.44 AM

you can change file here:

Screen Shot 2021-01-15 at 9.16.43 AM

and restore the file you want and the time:

Screen Shot 2021-01-15 at 9.17.03 AM

Good luck!! ;)

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potatonoob

@Bookie0
hey there thanks for helping but the entire repl has gotten deleted, and i can't do that.

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Bookie0

@potatonoob
ok, go to the cli here

click trash:
Screen Shot 2021-01-15 at 9.23.51 AM

restore:

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and enter the name of the repl you want to restore:

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then you should be able to get it back! ;)

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potatonoob

@Bookie0
aww man actually it was a multiplayer repl on someone else's account. i really appreciate you helping me

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Bookie0

@potatonoob
you can tell them to follow these steps here lol, it should work! :)

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potatonoob

@Bookie0
ok bookie
thank you so much for helping me

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RYANTADIPARTHI

Solution

on the top of your repl, there is a history icon. That's repl history. click on it.
It takes you to your history.
There, search for the date, and time when you made the file, and once it's found, click restore to repl.
Done! You have recovered it.

it should work

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potatonoob

@RYANTADIPARTHI
the entire repl has gotten deleted

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RYANTADIPARTHI

@potatonoob
sure, go to this link, click on trash, and click restore. You can restore deleted repls. go to this link

https://repl.it/~/cli