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Restore asset versions (video tutorial)

Last updated: Jul-19-2024


Sometimes you may need to recover or view a previous version of an asset. Thanks to Cloudinary's extensive backup system, it is easy to retrieve your previous iterations.

Video tutorial

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Tutorial contents

This tutorial presents the following topics. Click a timestamp to jump to that part of the video.

Enable backups

Jump to this spot in the video  0:21 Review our tutorial on this process, especially if you have not already enabled backups or if you want to ensure you have correctly done so.

Retrieve an asset version from backup

Jump to this spot in the video  0:52 Select the asset in your Media Library, then select the View backed up versions button for this asset.

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