Deleting files

Slide the file or folder row to the right or left and tap Delete.

If you want to delete multiple files or folders from Yandex.Disk:

  1. Select them and tap Delete at the bottom of the screen.
  2. Once you confirm the deletion, all selected files are moved to the Trash.

Files deleted from Yandex.Disk end up in the Trash and still take up space on your Yandex.Disk. They will be automatically deleted in 30 days. To free up space, empty the Trash manually.

Restore deleted files and folders from the Trash

While files and folders are in the Trash, you can restore them:
  1. In the bottom row, tap Files and then select Trash in the upper row.
  2. Select the files or folders and tap Restore in the bottom row icon. The selected files and folders will be restored in the directory from which they were deleted.
Attention. If the files were deleted from the Trash, it is technically impossible to restore them.

Empty the Trash

There are to empty the Trash:

Method 1
  1. In the bottom row, tap Files and then select Trash in the upper row.
  2. In the bottom row, tap Empty Trash.
Method 2
  1. Open settings.
  2. Tap Empty Trash.
  3. To confirm, tap Empty.
Attention. When you empty the Trash, the files in it are deleted forever.

Clear your Yandex.Disk

If you need to clear your Yandex.Disk completely, select all folders and files, delete them, and then empty the Trash.

Attention. If you clear your Yandex.Disk, you won't be able to restore the deleted files.

If you are experiencing a problem with the Yandex.Disk app, please report the error using the feedback form in the app:

  1. Open the app settings.
  2. Select Help and feedback → Report a problem
  3. Select the relevant issue.
  4. Describe the problem in as much detail as possible.
Note. Please report problems related to the mobile app from the app itself and not Help pages. This will ensure your message reaches the right specialists and is answered sooner. Additionally, when submitting from the app, our specialists get technical information that helps them sort out the problem.

If you can't write from the app because it crashes unexpectedly, send us a message about the error via the feedback form.