How To Recover Deleted Facebook Ads

If for any reason, such as accidental deletion or other unforeseen circumstances, you are in need of recovering a deleted Facebook Ad, do not worry. Facebook Ads are a valuable resource for businesses of all sizes to connect with their target audience, generate leads, and boost sales. Thanks to the ability to recover deleted Facebook Ads, we can assist you with this process.

Understanding the Facebook Ads Manager

The key to recovering your Facebook Ads is through Facebook’s Ad Manager. The Ad Manager is a tool provided by Facebook to create, manage, and track your advertising campaigns.

Accessing the Facebook Ads Manager

You can access the Facebook Ads Manager by logging into your Facebook account and clicking on the menu button (the three horizontal lines in the top right corner of your news feed). From there, under the “Manage Business” section, you can find the “Ads Manager” button.

How to Recover Deleted Facebook Ads

Facebook Ads Manager keeps a record of all your activities, including the deleted ones which can be recovered by following these steps:

Step 1: Go to Account Overview

Once you are in the Ads Manager, click on the ‘Account Overview’ option. This will take you to a page where you can see your ad account’s overall performance. Here, you will see a ‘Activity’ tab at the top of the page. Click on this tab.

Step 2: Check Activity History

Under the ‘Activity’ tab, you will find an ‘Activity History’ section. This section shows all the activities you have done in your ad account. It includes changes to ad creative, budget adjustments, campaign status changes and also the deleted ads.

Step 3: Find the Deleted Ad

Scroll through your activity history to locate the deleted ad. Look for an activity labeled “Deleted Ads” with the name of the ad you want to recover.

Step 4: Recover the Deleted Ad

Click on the deleted ad. A pop-up window will appear showing the details of the deleted ad. You will see a ‘Recover Ad’ button at the bottom of this window. Click on this button to recover your ad.


With a few simple steps, you can easily recover your deleted Facebook Ads. Remember, maintaining a regular backup of your ads and monitoring your activity history can help prevent accidental deletions in the future.