Open a web browser and navigate to tools.gmu.edu. Log in with your Patriot Pass credentials.
Select Restore from the left-hand menu.
You will be presented with a list of MESA shares that you have access to, including your personal files which are located in My Data. Select the share from which you deleted the file.
Select the day that you would like to have restored, you can go back as far as 3 months. Every file in that share will be restored, you cannot select individual files.
Note: If the file you want to be recovered is from yesterday, simply navigate to M:\yesterdays_backup, there is no need to go through this restore process.
If there is a lot of data in that share, it may take a while to restore.
Your MESA restore is now complete and will be located in M:\restores. Please copy your files to the appropriate location as soon as possible as the restored files will be removed in 3 days.