With S3 Browser Freeware you can easily restore and download files that are stored under the GLACIER storage class.
You can restore one or multiple files or folders.
To download files from Amazon Glacier:
1. Select the files you want to restore, right click and choose Restore from GlacierRight click on files you want to restore and choose Restore from Glacier
Restore Files from Amazon Glacier dialog will open:Restore Files from Amazon Glacier Dialog
2. Specify how long restored files will be available for download.
3. Select retrieval method
- Expedited (files available in 1-5 min) ~ $0.03 per GB (depends on the Region)
- Standard (files available in 3-5 hours) ~ $0.01 per GB (depends on the Region)
- Bulk (files available in 5-12 hours) ~ $0.0025 per GB (depends on the Region)
4. Click Restore.
S3 Browser will initiate restore operation for files you selected.
4. Wait from 1 minute to 12 hours, depending on the retrieval method selected. Then you can download requested files using standard procedure.
To check the status of restore operation:
1. Select the file and open the Properties tabHow to check the status of restore operation:
2. The Storage Class row shows the status of restore operation.
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