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How do I restore a deleted Assignment or submission?

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If you have accidentally deleted an assignment or submission, it is easy to restore them.

Restore Assignment

  • Navigate to Activities in the navbar of your course.
  • Click Assignments.
  1. Click More Actions.
  2. Click Event Log.
  1. Click Deleted to view all deleted assignments.
  2. Find the assignment you want to restore and click Restore. The restored assignment will now appear on the Assignments homepage. All restrictions, links and submissions that are associated with the assignment are also restored. Note that you cannot restore a group assignment if you have also deleted the group or group category you created the assignment for.

Restore Submission

  • Navigate to Activities in the navbar of your course.
  • Click Assignments.
  1. Click on the arrow next to the assignment of which you want to restore a handed-in assignment.
  2. Click Submission Log.
  1. Click Deleted to view all deleted submissions.
  2. Click Restore behind the right submission. The assignments will now reappear in the Assignments overview. 
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