How to restore a user who was recently deleted?

Problem

How can you restore a user who was recently deleted? 

Environment

  • Admin console
  • User was deleted less than 20 days ago

Solution

  1. Sign in a super administrator
  2. From Admin Console, go to Menu > Directory > Users
  3. Select More options > Recently deleted users
  4. Find a user and click Recover
  5. Review the confirmation notice and click Continue
  6. Select an organization unit to assign the user to
  7. Select Recover
This may take anywhere from 24 hours, to 5 days to complete.