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Can I preview deleted photos from the deleted files page so I know which ones to restore?

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Can I preview deleted photos from the deleted files page so I know which ones to restore?

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Hi, after i updated the operation system from Captain to Catalina in my Macbook Pro, i realize that in the PHOTOS LIBRARY (either in the Mac and in the Dropbox) some photos went missing in the PHOTOS Library Albums Folder. I red in some articles that this happens very often when system upgrade. Also have have the idea that when Dropbox was synchronising shows continuos pop ups notifications saying that are deleting files. My specific cuestion is: when i go to the deleted photos folder in Dropbox in order to try to recover some photos it shows thousands of photos files that i can restore but it doesn't show the images of the photos so here is the problem because i can't restore the thosands of them that i don't need and use a lot of storage. HOW I CAN SEE THE IMAGE O EACH  PHOTOS IN THE DELETED FOLDER TO LET ME CHOOSE WICH ONE TO RESTORE? I APRECCIATE IF YOU PLEASE ADVISE ME. Thanks, Nelson

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Re: Some Photos missing

Dropboxer

Hi @Nelson g, thanks for messaging the Community!

 

Currently, it isn't possible to preview images from the deleted files page. From there, files can only be restored or permanently deleted.

 

If you wish, you can suggest this change for others to vote on, so the dev team can look into this in future!


Jay
Community Moderator @ Dropbox
https://dropbox.com/support


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