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Easily Recover Files Larger than 4GB in Size

Posted on Jun 13, 2016 by Jean to Data Recovery


Follow the tutorial guide to easily recover files larger than 4GB in Windows 10/8.1/8/7/XP/Vista computers. Also, solve the issue that you are unable to restore files over 4GB deleted from NTFS partition.

How Can I Undelete Files Larger Than 4GB?

"Hi, I have a drive from which I deleted piles of images and videos. Tried to restore from Recycle Bin, but failed. Later I understood that these deleted files are all over 4GB, files as such large size are not placed in Recycle Bin, as that of the files exceeds the maximum capacity of it. If I can't recover files larger than 4GB in size from Recycle bin, would you recommend me a good file undelete tool?"

Many people find difficulty in retrieving large files about 4GB to 8GB or even larger size directly from Recycle Bin, also by applying some data recovery program. Why is that? First of all, you have to be aware that many files are too large for Recycle Bin when they got deleted, they bypass the recycling bin, you'll find nowhere to get them back unless employing a third-party data recovery software.

Meanwhile, not all the recovery tool would help restore 4GB or larger files successfully, because files bigger than 4GB are stored on a NTFS partition drive. Only a powerful NTFS partition recovery software is able to perform the task. Among all the renowned online data recovery services, we happily recommend EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard when you get trouble in more than 4GB files recovery in Windows 10/8/7/XP/Vista computer.

Tutorial: 3-Step Files Over 4GB Recovery with EaseUS Data Recovery Software

With the help of EaseUS file recovery software, you can easily undelete large files of varied file formats on NTFS partitions, such as Word documents, Photoshop psb/psd files, videos, music files and more. Now download and install EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard, and learn with the guide below to perform large file recovery no matter you deleted them by accident, or formatted the NTFS partition, or even lose the whole NTFS partition.

Step 1. Launch EaseUS data recovery software, select the disk from which you want to recover data and click "Scan" to search for all the lost and existing files.

Recover files larger than 4GB - select to scan the specific disk

Step 2. A quick scan will start first. After it completed, a deep scan will automatically launch in order to find more files.

Recover files larger than 4GB - run quick scan and deep scan

Step 3. After scan, choose the lost data found by this recovery tool and click "Recover" button to retrieve them back. Here, you'd better save all the recovered files on a different drive or device in case of data recovery failure.

Selectively recover files larger than 4GB

EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard supports full NTFS partition recovery along with 4GB larger file recovery. Moreover, it's also known as FAT recovery software that enables any file recovery on FAT 12/16/32 partition drives.