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    Prestashop Restore Deleted Data

    Updated 16 August 2023

    Do you want to recover the entities you have deleted?

    Then Prestashop Restore Deleted Data can do this job for you. A backup of deleted products, categories, brands, suppliers, customers, features, and attributes gets created in the back office so that you can restore it with a single click.

    Note: This module only restores the data that was deleted after installing the module.

    Check the overview of the plugin in the video mentioned-below –


    • Admin can restore the deleted products, categories, brands, suppliers, customers, attributes, and features.
    • Option to restore the entities with new IDs.
    • Admin can restore the parent category along with its child categories.
    • Choose to restore the child categories in the root category in case the parent category does not exist.
    • Admin can apply category, brand, supplier, feature(s), and attribute(s) on product upon restoration.
    • Admin can view all the restored entities’ history under “Entity Restore History” tab.

    NOTE: This module restores features and not feature values.

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    1. Go to back office ->modules.
    2. Upload the module zip file.
    3. The module will install automatically.

    Module Configuration

    After the successful installation of the module, admin can configure the module settings.


    Under Settings, admin can enable/disable the restoration of

    • Entities with new ID,
    • Category with child categories,
    • Category under root category

    Admin can also choose to apply category, brand, supplier, feature, and attributes on product upon restoration.

    Prestashop Restore Deleted Data Configuration

    After the installation of the module, a new “Trash” tab will display where admin can view all the deleted products, categories, brands, suppliers, customers, attributes, and features.

    Suppose admin has deleted some products, categories, brands, suppliers, attributes, and features.

    View Deleted Entities
    View deleted products

    When admin clicks on the “Restore” button, a popup appears on the screen asking to restore the selected entity as shown below:

    Deleted categories
    Deleted brands
    Deleted suppliers
    Deleted customers
    Deleted attributes
    Deleted attributes
    Deleted features

    Restore Entities with New ID

    Deleted entities(products, categories, brands, suppliers, customers, attributes, and features) will be restored with a new id if enabled by admin.

    Now, when admin restores all these entities in Prestashop database then these entities will be restored with new ids.

    restore entity with new id
    restore entity with new id
    restore entity with new id

    Similarly suppliers, attributes, customers, and features will also be restored with a new ID.

    Restore category with child category

    If enabled, then parent category will be restored with its child categories.

    Category restoration

    Restore category in root category

    In case if the parent category does not exist, then it’s subcategories will be restored under the root category.

    category restoration

    Suppose admin has permanently deleted the parent category “Women” and restored it’s subcategories. All the subcategories will now restored under root category i.e. home.

    category restoration

    If disabled, then restoring subcategories will not work.

    Apply Category/Brand/Supplier/Feature/Attribute on Product While Restoring

    If enabled, then deleted entities will apply to the product upon restoration.


    After restoration, all the entities will apply to a product as shown below:


    Entity Restore History

    Whenever the admin restores any entity, an entry for that restoration gets created under “Entity Restore History”.


    If you still have any doubts feel free to add a ticket and let us know your views to make the module


    For any kind of technical assistance or query, please raise a ticket at or send us a mail at [email protected]

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    Current Product Version - 4.0.2

    Supported Framework Version - 8.x.x, 1.7.x.x

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