Permanently Deleting Files and Folders

Files and Folders that have been removed can be permanently deleted from the archive. When a file or folder has been permanently deleted, it cannot be restored. All of the server files related file or folder are deleted.


To permanently delete a file or folder you must be either an Archive Controller user for the current archive, or an administrative user.

To permanently delete a file or folder:

  1. Remove the file or folder.
  2. Browse to the folder that contained the file or folder before it was removed.
  3. Select Folder | View Removed Items.
  4. This brings up the Removed Files and Folders dialog.

  5. Select the files or folders you want to permanently delete.
  6. Click the Delete button.
  7. This brings up the Confirm Delete dialog.
  8. Click the Delete button to confirm that you want to delete the item.