How do I revert to an earlier version of my document in OneDrive?

File versioning allows you to see all previous versions of files you have edited. It can allow you to delete previous versions or overwrite the latest version of the file with previous versions.

  • Log in to

  • Click on OneDrive from the menu at the top

  • Select the file you wish to view versions of 

  • Right click the file and select Version History

  • A list of versions of your file will appear
  • Click the dropdown and select Open File to open the document or Restore to overwrite your current version with the older one
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