How to use File History on Windows 8 to Restore Files

By | July 10, 2014
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Regularly File History back up a versions of files in the documents, music, videos, music and desktop folders and the one drive files available offline on your PC.This post brings you the clear information about How to use file History on windows 8 to restore files. If the original documents may lost, damaged or deleted you can restore the files. There is also possibility to restore the different versions of file by browsing the documents. Lets us consider an example if you wants to restore the old version of document then you have to select the version you want and restore it. Follow the below steps restore the back up files.

How to restore the files

  • Swipe in the corner edge of the screen, if your using the mouse point the arrow at the top right corner and click on the search option enter the restore files in the search bar and click on the restore your files with the file history.
  • One you click on the restore files with the history enter the file name which you wants to restore or use left and right arrows to browse through different versions of your folders and files.
  • select the original location what you want to restore and then tap or click the restore button.
  • If you want to restore the files in different location than in original location, press and hold or right click on restore button tap or tap or click restore to and then choose a new location.