How can I restore my OneDrive data from the SysCloud backup archives?

To restore your OneDrive data from the SysCloud backup archives, follow the below steps: 

Step 1: Login to SysCloud using your admin credentials. 

Step 2: Click on “Archives” and select “OneDrive” from the Backup and Restore drop-down. 

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Step 3: Select the user whose OneDrive data needs to be restored by clicking the checkbox next to the user account. Click “Restore.”  

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Note: If you need to restore specific files and folders, click on the user account to go to the OneDrive archives for that user. You can either perform a file-level restore or a folder-level restore. Select one or more files or folders and click “Restore.”  

Step 4: In the restore pop-up box, select the snapshot date and time, and select an account to restore the data to. 

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Note: By default, data is restored to the same account from which it was deleted. To perform a cross-user restore, you can select a different account of the same domain. 

Step 5: Click the checkbox next to "Restore all permissions” if you want to restore the data with all its sharing permissions intact. If this option is unchecked, the collaborators of the original file will not have access to the restored file. 

Step 6: Click the checkbox next to the option “Create a new folder for restore” if you wish to restore the data to a new folder. If this option is unchecked, the data will be restored to its original location. 

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Step 7: Add comments to be shown in the restore report (optional) and click on “Restore” to confirm the restore.  
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You can see the restore progress in the restore reports. To access restore reports, navigate to Reports -> Microsoft 365