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  • Question

  • How can set alert on document delete from particular folder in SharePoint 2010 ?

    Its working on add and edit action thru "Alert Me" but not working on deletion. 

    Tuesday, February 10, 2015 12:09 PM


  • Hi S.Gautam,

    From your description, you want to set up an alert on document deletion from a particular folder in a SharePoint 2010 library. Is it right?

    You can open the library, and select the particular folder, then click Library->Documents->Alert Me->Set alert on this document. In the “Change Type” section, select “Items are deleted”.

    Like the screenshot:

    When a document from the folder is deleted, you will get an email like:

    Best Regards,


    Wendy Li
    TechNet Community Support

    Wednesday, February 11, 2015 7:34 AM