Restore the Deleted Lists or Libraries in SharePoint Online

In this article I would like to share how to restore the deleted lists or library in SharePoint.

SharePoint provides many good features to the user. Restoring is the one of the flexible features in SharePoint. If users unknowingly delete a list or library or other contents, you can restore it easily in SharePoint without any rigidity.


Kindly use the following procedure to restore the list.

Step 1

Go to your site and click on settings as shown below.

admin option in sharepoint
Step 2

On the settings page select “Recycle Bin” under the Site Collection Administration section.

site setting in sharepoint

Step 3

When you click on the “Recycle bin”, you will be navigated to the recycle bin page as shown below. There you can select the list or library to be restored.

list liberary

Step 4

Then click on the “Restore Selection” option to restore the list. To confirm the restore click the OK button on the pop-up.

recyclebin in sharepoint

restore selection

Finally your list will be restored successfully in your site.


In this article we explored how to restore the list in SharePoint Online.