I've accidentally set my data to public what should I do?

Individual account

This applies to figshare.com users only. In the unlikely event that you have accidentally published data and need assistance please submit a support ticket here, supplying the details listed below and a member of the team will assist:

Ticket title: "Take down request".

Description of the issue:

    • figshare DOI
    • item version that needs to be taken down - if only a specific version needs to be taken down
    • requester name
    • reason


Institutional / publisher account

An institutional administrator will be able to un-publish any published item. Please contact your administrator. 

Instructions on how to do this are available for Institutional admins here and Publishers admins here.