If you have a 16GB compressed Zstandard (
.zst) file, you can decompress it on Windows using the following steps:
- Download zstd and extract it.
- Open a command prompt (
- Navigate to the extracted directory using
- Decompress the file using the
zstd.execommand. Note that you need to specify
-owith the output file name.
zstd.exe -d file.zst -o file
The resulting file will not be decompressed in memory. It will be written directly to the output file.