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<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
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<page xmlns="http://projectmallard.org/1.0/"
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      xmlns:its="http://www.w3.org/2005/11/its"
      its:version="1.0"
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      type="topic"
      id="restore-revert">
<info>
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  <desc>Restore a previous version of a file</desc>
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  <link type="guide" xref="index#restore"/>
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</info>
<title>Reverting a File</title>
<steps>
  <item><p>Browse to the folder containing the file you want to revert.</p></item>
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  <item><p>Select the file you want to revert by clicking on it.</p></item>
  <item><p>Click <guiseq><gui style="menuitem">Edit</gui><gui style="menuitem">Revert to Previous Version…</gui></guiseq>.</p></item>
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  <item><p>When the <gui>Restore</gui> dialog appears, choose the date from which to restore.</p></item>
  <item><p>Click <gui style="button">Forward</gui>.</p></item>
  <item><p>Review your selections and click <gui style="button">Restore</gui>. Note that this will overwrite your current version of the file.</p></item>
</steps>
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<note style="tip"><p>You can select multiple files at once before reverting.</p></note>
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<note style="advanced"><p>You can also revert files on the command line:</p>
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  		                 <screen><span its:translate="no">deja-dup --restore </span>FILE1 FILE2</screen></note>
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</page>