The Recycle Bin provides a safety net when deleting documents, list items, lists, folders and files. When you or site visitors delete any of these items from a Web site, the items are placed in the Recycle Bin. Items in the Recycle Bin remain there until you decide to permanently delete them from ...

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REST list item delete does not go to Recycle Bin

I have a SharePoint 2013 autohosted app with a number of lists inside of it. I would like to be able to soft delete a list item using the REST API and have it go to the Recycle Bin instead of being ...
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Sharepoint Site permission issue

We have a web application based on SharePoint. Every Saturday night Site collection permission default groups gets deleted automatically and it is difficult to find the cause of this issue. We have ...
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SP 2013: Add Recycle Bin link to Quick Launch

Background One of our clients has made the shift from SharePoint 2010 and SharePoint 2013. They pointed out that there is no longer a link to the Recycle Bin in the Quick Launch (Site Contents is ...
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SharePoint Recycle Bin

Is recycle bin a list? And can we query recycle bin to get items deleted from a list,if so how to do it? And also where is the recycle bin data actually stored, is it stored in the content db ?
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How to know old id of item in recycle bin?

I need know old id of item in recycle bin or is there any way how to save its id in this item before deleting. When item is deleted, a new SPRecycleBinItem is created in Recycle Bin. And the only ...
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Recovering a file from the recycle bin

I'm working on a general function to recover an item programatically from a recycle bin via Powershell and CSOM. This is what I have so far, it doesn't throw an error, but it doesn't recover the file ...
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Deleted SP group can't be recreated

I've deleted a group from a site; now when I try to create the group of the same name, it throws this error: Error The specified name is already in use. Please try again with a new name. ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Deleted subsites not going in Recycle Bin

I am a bit confused with regards to the Recycle Bin when it comes to SharePoint 2013. A few quick Google searches suggested that when one deletes a sub-site, the site will not be permanently deleted ...
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Delete site collection and send it to the Recycle Bin programmatically

On SharePoint 2013 I'm trying to delete a site collection programmatically and send it to the Recycle Bin. Through the interface is no problem, it goes straight to the Recycle Bin, but when it comes ...
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Why do some brand new documents show up in user recycle bins as well?

SharePoint 2010 / SQL Server 2008 R2 Sometimes (but not always) when a user uploads or directly saves a new file into a document library in my environment that document saves to the desired location ...
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Get actual item from SPRecycleBin

Similar to this question, I need to permanently delete only specific items from the recycle bin. I need to know more than just their names, however, and SPRecycleBinItem seems to have only have a ...
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Is there any event when restoring a SPWeb from the Site Recycle Bin

With SharePoint 2010 SP1 the Site Recycle Bin feature was introduced. When a site is deleted it appears in this recycle bin. From there the user can restore the site. Now, my problem is that I need ...
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Is it possible to search the Recycle Bins?

Is it possible to force a search crawler to crawl through the recycle bin(s) on a SharePoint 2010 system? I'd like to allow my users to delete files/folders in document libraries but if someone ...
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How does the second stage Recycle Bin work?

In my site collection, the settings are set for "No Quota" and the Second Recycle Bin with "50%". How this combination works? When the Recycle Bin overflow the 50%, how new itens will be stored on ...
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Cannot delete content type - possibly because it's referenced in SharePoint's UI

I created a content type to play around with. I created a publishing page based on this content type, but after deleting the page (and clearing the recycling bin) SharePoint won't let me delete it. ...
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How to restore a folder deleted from Recycle Bin after SP1 upgrade?

Is it possible to restore a folder (in Document Library) deleted from Recycle Bin after SP1 upgrade? The folder was definitely present but vanished after SP1 upgrade. There are no traces of it in ...
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How can I delete a list item with a workflow without it skipping the Recycle Bin? [SPO]

I created a very simple 2013 List Workflow in my SPO site using the designer. It does 3 things: "Delete item in Current Item" then Email "my email" Go to "End of Workflow" It deletes the item, ...
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Office365(Sharepoint/OneDrive) REST API endpoints for Recycle bin call return empty list

I'm trying out the Recycle Bin REST API endpoints for Sharepoint mentioned here . The URL I'm hitting is; ...
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Is it possible to read the contents of deleted folders in the RecyclingBin?

I've been playing around with scripts that read deleted files from the recycling bin such as the one below but I can't figure out how to read the files within a deleted folder without restoring it ...
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Why don't I gain disk space back when emptying the site collection recycle bin?

I'm trying to recoop some diskspace on a test SharePoint environment of mine. I've removed as much content as I can in the portal and also emptied the site collection recycle bin but the free space on ...
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Can Site Recycle Bin not empty item automatically after 14 days?

Is there a way to setup the site Recycle Bin that it will not automatically delete items more than 14 days old?
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Recycle bin - documents deleted

I have recycle on my site collection. There is also and event receiver which deletes some documents from library in ElevatedPrivileges block ( as System account). OnItemDeleting it's searching for ...
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Recommended Site Collection Size and Recycle Bin Setting

I'm working in the SharePoint Online - Dedicated environment. Based on some documentation that I have read concerning limitations of Web Applications, Content Database sizes I've gathered the ...
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How to see items deleted by other users?

Is there any OOTB way of seeing items in the Recycle Bin deleted by other users? Or do I need to wait until they appear in the Site Collection Recycle Bin?
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Delete all items in Recycle Bin using javascript

Is there a way to batch delete all items in the recycle bin on the client side in SharePoint Online? I've tried using javascript:emptyItems() in the browser but this appears to time out after ...
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List item IDs and GUIDs after restoring from recycle bin

I want to know if we delete List items and then restore same items from recycle bin, then they will be restored with new IDs and GUIDs or with the old IDs as before deleting?
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Recycle Bin Permissions

How do I control who can access the site collection recycle bin in 2013? I know how to control the LINK using elements.xml, but I want to control the actual page. I want to give site owners ...
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List item deleted and is not in Recycle Bin

A list item has been deleted (less than 30 days ago) and it's not in the Recycle Bin. There are other items in the Recycle Bin from before and after this list item was deleted. I don't think the users ...
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Emptying recycle bin doesn't make more free space available

I've copied a 10 GB site to a site collection in another content database. Then I deleted the site and emptied the recycle bin of the former site collection. The database size has remained the same ...
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Error in Powershell with .recycle() method

With the following code, I am getting this error in powershell: I could not find out whats wrong here? I am using recycle() method because in next step, i need to restore items from recycle bin. ...
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Endpoint for Recycle Bin using REST API

I have the following endpoint which works fine if I use the file/folder id or 'root' instead of 'RecycleBin', but I just can't seem to get access to the recycle bin using this type of endpoint. ...
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Web service to move items to the recycle bin

Running SP 2013, I am looking for a web servcie that moves items to the recycle bin rather than deleting them permanently. Something like: SPListItem.Recycle for web services. Any hint?
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Accessing Site Collection Administration Recycle Bin through REST API for Sharepoint (Office365)

I'm looking for a way to access the Site Collection Administration Recycle Bin through REST API endpoints for Sharepoint. Is this possible? The only information I found on the net is here. How do I ...
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Old versions of documents go to recycling bin when documents sent to Record Center

I have a record center implemented implemented in my SharePoint 2010 system. I have discovered that when documents get sent to the record center old versions of the sent documents end up in the ...
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Encoding problems in SharePoint2007 recycle bin

I am having problems with the Encoding in SharePoint recycle bin.I have create an item with title "abcabc",after deletion I went to the recycle bin , I got "弓ᱜ同䢴᪜ޛ翍⺉"as title in recycle bin.I think it ...
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How to disable “Delete Selection” option in 1st Stage Recycle Bin?

I have a following requirement in SharePoint 2010. We need to disable the "Delete Selection" menu option from the recycle bin for SharePoint members. Is there any way to achieve this?
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Restore all items from Document library recycle bin

Running SharePoint Online under Office 365. Is it possible to restore all items from a Document library recycle bin? e.g. a PowerShell command? I can only see how to restore selected items.
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Where does a list item go when it is deleted using Server Object Model?

Assumptions: I have a custom SharePoint list with 2 items in it. In one case i delete one item from the list manually and check the recycle bin,here i find the deleted item. Now in the second case i ...
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Emptying all site recycle bins

Is it possible to empty all recycle bins in a site collection? I tried going into the recycle bin located on the admin page but it was empty.
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Deleted site collection missing from recycle bin

We have been having some issues with restoring deleted site collections in our stage and prod 2010 SP1 environments. We have all of the default recycle settings configured, and have enabled the ...
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Restore item from recycle bin to Document library

How do i recover a file from a recycle bin to a document library that has been deleted? Note : The original document library of the item has been deleted. The file is present in the recycle bin. ...
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How to know old id of item in recycle bin?

I need know old id of item in recycle bin or is there any way how to save its id in this item before deleting. When item is deleted, a new SPRecycleBinItem is created in Recycle Bin. And the only ...
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Maintaining Approval status after restoring list items from recycle bin

I have recycled list items using powershell method $deletedGuid = $item.recycle(). After recycling, I have restored items from recycle bin again using poershell method ...
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How to recover List Items from Recycle bin using Powershell by having item Guid

With following code I have recycled list items and have stored item GUID in $DeletedItem: for($i=$ListItems.Count-1; $i -ge 0; $i--) { write-host "Deleted List Item with ...
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Create Filter for Recycled Bin and Managed Files Which Have No Checked In Version

I wanted to create a filter on both the Recycled Bin and the view inside Manage files which have no checked in version located under Library Settings. In short, I want to have the capability to ...
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How to get recycle bin back to quick launch

In my custom application page I hid the quick launch with thisweb.QuickLaunchEnabled = false;. The quick launch was disabled and the only link that remained on the quick launch was the All Site ...
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OneDrive for business recycle bin administration

I have recently problems to find up-to-date information about how the recycle bin in Onedrive for business works. If a user deletes a file from OneDrive, the file is placed in recycle bin. If the ...
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All site content and recycle bin coming in Quick after migration of 2010 site to 2013

I have migrated a 2010 site to 2013. Only one web part is showing unexpected behavior. In the quick launch of the culprit web part the recycle bin(with sharepoint 2010 icon) and all site content(with ...
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Delete Individual Items from Recycle Bin

I am using Batch Delete using Powershell. After batch delete, items are moved to recycle bin. spWeb.RecycleBin.DeleteAll(); will delete all items from recycle bin. Instead, i want to remove only ...
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Disable the delete confirmation dialog/message

When I delete an item or document from a list we get the "Are you sure you want to delete this item?" dialog. So it is not possible to directly delete an item, one has to confirm the deletion by ...