Users that were accidentally deleted can be restored using On Demand Recovery. Users who have been moved to the Deleted users page (soft deleted) can be restored along with users who have been permanently deleted (hard deleted) from Azure AD.

Supported scenarios

The following scenarios are supported by On Demand Recovery:

  • Restoring a soft or hard deleted user as a group owner if they were previously an owner of a Security group or Microsoft 365 group.
Restored user attributes

For a list of user attributes restored by On Demand Recovery, see Table 12 and Table 13 in the Attributes restored by On Demand Recovery section.