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I wanna know who deleted files.

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An entire fodler has been deleted. I want to know who did it to educate them that if they delete from their harddrive they also delete from the entire Team and thus to avoid future errors.

We are of course using a Dropbox Business Account. 

When I navigate through to the Team Activity 2019-01-03 at 21h56 '17.pnglog, I cant see any way to show when files were Deleted. Which is frustrating, because I can see that Dropbox have listed Deleted Paper Files and Permanently Deleted Files. "Deleted a file" is not an option.

Please help to find the report that shows who deleted the file from the Team folder. Thank you.


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Re: I wanna know who deleted files.

Hi Geoff, most likely you’re on a Dropbox Business on the Standard plan.
This file search feature is only available on a Dropbox Business plan on the Advanced subscription, since that shows file specific actions such as deletions.
Hope this helps to clarify matters.

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