How to restore a folder?

Follow these steps to restore a folder from the SysCloud Backup Application:

  1. Log in to the SysCloud Backup Application.
  2. Click “Backup”→“Archive & Restore.”

    backup_archive restore (1)
  3. Select the required G Suite app: Mail, Drive, Contact, Calendar, or Sites.

    select application_drive
  4. Click the arrow beside “My Drive.”

    My drive_expand
  5. Select the folder.

    folder restore

    Note: You can choose to restore
    1. Only the folder (or)
    2. Both the folder and its subfolders, when you select a particular folder.
  6. Click “Restore” and choose “Selected Folder.”

    selected folder (1)
  7. Select restore options if needed:
    1. Create a folder for restoring the file.
    2. Restore the file with sharing permissions
      and click “Restore.”

      restore with sharing permissions
  8. Click “Yes” to restore the folder.


  1. Unless your admin has enabled self-service in the backup settings, you will not have permission to restore folders.
  2. You can restore only the files owned by you. For the files owned by other users, ask them to reshare the files.