How to Recover Deleted Files on

Two Parts:Unhiding the Deleted FilesRecovering the Deleted Files

Files you’ve deleted on Cubby do not really permanently go away, not until you erase them. They still exist in their original locations, but they cannot be easily seen and accessed. If you’ve deleted a file by mistake and would like to recover it, it can be done easily on

Part 1
Unhiding the Deleted Files

  1. 1
    Visit Open a new web browser and go to the Cubby home page.
  2. 2
    Log in. Click the “Log In” button located on the top right corner of the homepage. You will be brought to the login page. Enter your email address and password for Cubby, then click on the “Log in” button below it.
    • Once logged in, you will be brought to your main folder with all your cubbies.
  3. 3
    Navigate through your cubbies and folders until you reach the location where the deleted files used to be. You can open a folder by clicking on it. You need to be in the same location (cubby or folder) as the deleted files so that you can immediately see them once they’re unhidden.
  4. 4
    Unhide the files. Click the “More” button from the header menu, and select “Show deleted.” All the deleted files on your Cubby account, particularly that cubby or folder location you’re in, will be unhidden.

Part 2
Recovering the Deleted Files

  1. 1
    View the deleted files. You can see all the deleted files in grayscale. They still work just like any other files on Cubby. You can still view and download them or check their file versions. They just appear differently compared to the other files.
  2. 2
    Select the file to recover. Hover over the file you want to recover. A menu button will appear on the far right. Click on it.
  3. 3
    Recover the file. From the menu that will appear, click “Restore.” The file will be brought back to its normal color. You have now recovered a previously deleted file on

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