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Recover deleted mail items: Outlook 2010 and 2013

If you accidentally delete a mail item from your mailbox, Outlook 2010 and 2013 have a feature that allows you to recover the item, even if you have delete them from the Deleted Items folder.

  1. Select the folder where you would like to recover the missing item.
  2. Click on the Folder tab, and then click Recover Deleted Items.

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  3. In the Recover Deleted Items dialog box, select the item(s) you would like to restore.

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  4. Click Recover Selected Items.

To select the entire list of items for recovery, click the Select All icon, and then click Recover Selected Items.