Retrieve my data / Beginner


Started to use AWS a few years back; uploaded some of my data. It's the only place I have this data. Have not used this service for years- need my data back. Cannot find how to get my data back (all I can do is download 1 file at a time. Think it is all in S3? Any assistance is appreciated.

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Hi There If you need to download a lot of files from S3, you can use the CLI on your local machine

  1. Install the CLI (See
  2. Run the aws s3 sync command. This will download all of the files in the s3 bucket to your local machine.
    Example aws s3 sync s3://mybucket c:\myfolder
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