is it possible to do a bulk version change?

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I had a computer with sharefile sync that replaced a bunch of files with 0 byte files. Is there any way to do a mass/bulk replacement of files with the previous version? I can generate a list of the files by searching my entire tree for files with 0 bytes, so maybe a script of some sort could do it. 

It does raise the question of whether this could be done in the case of a cryptolocker scenario where you have to go to previous version on a large number of files
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chris_s

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Posted 1 month ago

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Kevin Glenn, Senior Technical Support Engineer

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Hi Chris,

We absolutely have processes and procedures in place for cryptolocker scenarios where we can expire all new items created by specific user(s). Please feel free to open a support case to discuss this with our team and see if your situation qualifies. Alternatively, you can use our API to achieve similar results.

Best regards,


Kevin Glenn
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chris_s

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can you direct me to some resources on the API? In the meantime I will open a support case

thank you!
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Marques Deane, Employee

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Hi Chris:

Perhaps this page can assist:

https://api.sharefile.com/rest/

Thanks, 

Marques Deane