3

I accidentally deleted v4.master and overwrote my default.master in sharepoint 2013 designer.

Is there any way to retrieve these lost files? Can I download default.master anywhere to get back that copy?

Please help thank you.

1
  • If the below solution for retrieving the item from your recycle bin isn't available for any reason (e.g. recycle bin disabled), your best bet would be to rely on backups you hopefully have configured for your environment. Also when files are overwritten, their (hopefully existing) file version history is the easiest way to return the file to its original state. – moe Dec 20 '17 at 6:32
2

You can retrieve the deleted items like the master page from the Site Recycle Bin as the following:

  • Site Setting > Site Collection Administration > Recycle Bin

enter image description here

  • Or navigate to sitecoll/_layouts/15/RecycleBin.aspx

  • Just select your deleted master page, and then click restore!

enter image description here

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.