How to Recover a Deleted Mail in Spectrum? Lets Find out

Customers choose Spectrum due to its ease of use, as it is packed with features and functionalities, which makes it stand out from other emails. Due to the fact that users may encounter difficulties and mistakes from time to time, spectrum setup issues are one of the most common issues encountered by users, especially those who are new to the spectrum.

Recover Deleted Spectrum Email:

Did you delete your Spectrum Email login account by mistake and now want to recover it?

Do not worry. Follow the below steps to recover your email. 

  1. The deleted emails should not be in the Trash or another folder.
  2. You can recover deleted email from the context menu if you right-click the Trash folder.
  3. Pick which texts you would like to retrieve.
  4. Click Recover to Folder if you want to select the target folder for the recovered emails.

Retrieve Deleted Spectrum Email on Outlook

You can use the methods below to retrieve your deleted emails on Outlook.

1. Check Trash folder and Recycle Bin

If you haven’t emptied your trash folder yet, you can use this method to recover deleted emails.

  • You can start by logging in to the account you deleted the emails from.
  • Make sure that you have an internet connection.
  • The Trash icon is present on the email window.
  • Select the ones that are to be recovered when the mails are displayed.
  • Click on the Move button at the top of the window and you will be taken to a location where you want to store the email.
  • The inbox can be selected to store the emails.

Check Mail Database

You can use Outlook Express to recover deleted emails that are not compressed.

  • Go to the account whose emails you may have deleted and choose the folder for the deleted emails.
  • Click on the emails you want to retrieve and then move them.
  • The location where you want to store the emails is where you have to move the cursor.

Check Backup Server

The Outlook Web App can be used to recover your deleted emails.

  • You can sign in to Outlook Web App with your account.
  • Click on the emails that were deleted.
  • Click the move if you want to recover the email.
  • The recovered emails will be stored in a location like an inbox.
  • Click Recover deleted files if you have deleted the emails permanently.

Spectrum Email Support

If you are still unable to recover your account, you should contact the Spectrum email technical support team.

How to recover a permanently deleted email


  • Emails that have been removed from the “Deleted Items” folder will not work.
  • After permanent deletion, emails are only held for 14 days.


  1. It’s possible to open Outlook.
  2. The “Deleted items” folder has been selected.
  3. Select the email(s) that you would like to recover from the list.
  4. The button is labelled “Recover Selected Items” and has an arrow on it.
  5. The “Deleted Items” folder is where the email will go back to.

Frequently Asked Questions-

What if the message has been emptied from the Trash folder?

If you accidentally emptied the Trash folder or hit the “Delete forever” button on a message that was already in the Trash folder, you may be able to find the email in the Trash folder.

How long does spectrum keep deleted emails?

Ans-Emails in the Trash folder are deleted in 3 days. Emails are deleted from the Spam folder after 14 days.

How do I reactivate a deleted email?

Ans- Here is how

  • You can recover deleted emails by going to your inbox.
  • You must open the trash folder.
  • Select the emails you would like to recover.
  • Clicking on the Move or Recover button will move the emails to your inbox.
  • Go back to your inbox and look for the recovered emails.

Where do recovered deleted emails go?

Ans-When you recover items from the Recoverable Items folder, they are put in the deleted items folder. When you recover an item, you can find it in your deleted items folder and then move it to another folder.


If you’re having trouble recovering emails from Trash, get in touch with Roadrunner’s technical support. Independent email support services can be used if you don’t receive a reply in a while.

It is possible to get an instant solution with the phone support and live chat options they offer. You can get an answer in the mail if you email your issue with the complete details. The experts that provide the solutions are certified. Better support can be achieved by using the Roadrunner Customer Service Desk.