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How to Restore Previous Versions of Dropbox Files

As I've edited files over the years, I've often found myself wishing I could access an older version of a document, either to pull out a specific part or because it was simply better than the current version. Dropbox offers a great solution, making it easy to revert to older versions of files.

Here are instructions for how to restore a previous version of a Dropbox file.

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1. Click on a file.

2. Click More.

3. Select Previous versions.

4. Select a version. 

5. Click Restore.

The Dropbox file has been restored to its previous version. 

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After graduating from Bard College a B.A. in Literature, Henry T. Casey worked in publishing and product development at Rizzoli and The Metropolitan Museum of Art, respectively. Henry joined Tom's Guide and LAPTOP having written for The Content Strategist, Tech Radar and Patek Philippe International Magazine. He divides his free time between going to live concerts, listening to too many podcasts, and mastering his cold brew coffee process. Content rules everything around him.