PS get large files

Get-ChildItem c:\ -r -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue –Force |sort -descending -property length | select -first 10 name, DirectoryName, @{Name="MB";Expression={[Math]::round($_.length / 1MB, 2)}}

Larger than certain size:

$size=500*1024*1024
GCi C:\ -recurse -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue –Force | where-object {$_.length -gt $size} | Sort-Object length | ft fullname

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