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In a specific site collection I lost a Site Assets library. I don't know what happened, the library just disappeared. In fact, SharePoint doesn't allow me to recreate a library with this same name, so I think the library content still is there, somewhere.

I'd like to know why the library has disappeared and how to recreate it, if needed.

"SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure" and "Wiki Page Home Page" features are activated in Site Settings

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A feature has probably deployed some files to the SiteAssets path and SharePoint has automatically create a folder for it.

Open the site in SharePoint Designer or Explorer View mode, you should see a folder called SiteAssets, backup the contents, delete it and try recreating the library.

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