Updated 31 Jul 2018
WinNc
A file manager taking a nod from Norton Commander: An excellent alternative to Windows 7's Explorer interface, WinNC takes a nod from Norton Commander's style and builds on it for a modern computer.
13.24 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPShareware
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FreeCommander XE
FreeCommander is an easy-to-use alternative to the standard windows file manager.
2.5 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPFree
Total Commander
Windows Explorer Replacement: Total Commander is a Windows file manager and possible Windows Explorer replacement produced by Swiss company Ghisler Software.
5.57 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPShareware
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XYplorer
Say 'good bye' to the not-so-versatile functions offered by Microsoft in its Windows Explorer and 'hello' to a very power file manager called XYplorer.
2.33 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPCommercial
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Multi Commander
A dual-panel file manager for Windows 32-bit/64-bit: Multi Commander is a power file management system which gives you access to even the most hidden files on your PC.
4.71 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
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Immersive Explorer
Immersive Explorer is a different kind of Windows File Manager and not similar to the typical layout we've grown accustomed to since the days of Windows 3.
671 KB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
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SpeedRunner
A fast and efficient file manager which supports multi-threaded operations and customization like skins and themes: For users with complicated file systems and directory structures, Windows Explorer isn't always the most efficient way to dealing with files and folders.
3.19 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPFree
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ExplorerXP
ExplorerXP is a very fast, small, compact and innovative FREEWARE (for non - commercial use) file manager for Windows 2000/XP.
0.4 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XP / NTFree
Just Manager
Just Manager is a highly capable file manager for Windows which incorporates many different features that most users of other alternative file manager replacements should enjoy.
0.75 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPFree
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AttributeMagic Free!
Modify file attributes enmasse: This is the freeware version of Attribute Magic.
0.64 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPFree
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Modio
Modio is a file transfer program designed to work between your Windows-based PC and your Xbox 360 system.
2.5 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
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DiskBoss
DiskBoss is an automated, rule-based file and disk management solution allowing one to perform disk space utilization analysis, file classification and categorization, duplicate files detection and removal, high-speed file synchronization and data migration, disk change monitoring, rule-based file organizing, secure data wiping and much more.
4.43 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPFree
Ultracopier
UltraCopier is a simple file synchronization/file copying utility which offers more options than your typical Windows Explorer-powered tool.
4.8 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
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muCommander
A free file manager which supports multiple filesystems, archives with hotkey support: muCommander is a freeware file manager (GPL) which, like many other file managers, takes its name from the formerly popular Norton Commander which was famous for its dual-panel layout.
2.44 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPFree
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FileMind
FileMind is the fastest file manager ever built for Windows PCs.
9.71 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPFree
Disk Savvy
Disk Savvy is a useful tool which analyzes the amount of space used up on your hard drive or other connected mass storage device.
3.48 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPFree
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Unreal Commander
A file manager with a two-panel, tabbed interface with built-in FTP client: Unreal Commander - freeware unreal file manager.
2.1 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPFree
File Attribute Editor
File Attribute Editor is a freeware and open-source application which can change information on files and folders on a Windows PC.
3.68 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XP / NTFree
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TreeView Player (Formerly Ubiquitous Player)
Ubiquitous Player is an all-in-one program which deals with file management, namely videos and images.
1.38 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
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Multi Commander 64-bit
A dual-panel file manager for Windows 32-bit/64-bit: This review reflects the results of the review of the 32-bit version of Multi Commander: Multi Commander is a power file management system which gives you access to even the most hidden files on your PC.
5.22 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPFree
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Q-Dir
An easy file and folder management application: Q-Dir is a portable freeware file and folder manager similar in a way to Windows Explorer but with a better layout, and some much-needed options Microsoft pretty much skipped out on.
0.42 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPFree
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NexusFile
NexusFile is both an attractive and powerful file management utility which improves speed at which you can manage several types of files.
3.2 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
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AB Commander
AB Commander is a powerful file manager that works perfectly as a replacement for Windows Explorer, and also includes some extra features that will undoubtedly come in handy at some point.
1.9 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPShareware
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Tablacus Explorer
Tablacus Explorer is a tabbed file manager that can be extended with Add-ons.
383 KB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
Far Manager
Far Manager is a program for managing files and archives in Windows operating systems.
8.4 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
Risingware Exp+ Free
Risingware Exp+ (Free Edition) is an ambitious file manager which not only follows a Norton Commander-style layout, but also packs in a web browser which can also use the tabs the file manager uses.
9.0 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
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UltraExplorer
UltraExplorer is an interesting file manager which can be used as an alternative to Windows Explorer.
3.1 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
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Magellan Explorer
A file manager inspired by the original Norton Commander: Megellan Explorer is a fully-featured file management application with a powerful built-in FTP client with support for commonly used file archive formats like WinZIP, WinRAR and WinACE files.
4.38 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XP / NTShareware
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DirPrint
DirPrint is a basic file utility which may be used to print the content of a directory without any fuss.
613 KB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
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File Arranger
File Arranger is an Eclipse RCP based file manager.
14.64 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XP / NTFree
Desk & Archive
Desk & Archive is a file manager with desktop as to-do list.
1.96 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPShareware
MeeSoft Commander
Compatible with Norton Commander, Commander is an application that integrates a file management utility and image viewer.
925 KB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
Double Commander
An alternative file manager to Windows Explorer for development and versioning: Double Commander is a very powerful file manager which makes Windows Explorer look like child's play.
8.2 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
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File Fisher
File Fisher is a handy and reliable program designed to copy or move an entire folder to another directory in a few simple clicks.
384 KB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
Sprintbit File Manager
Windows Explorer File Manager Alternative: The Sprintbit File Manager is a Windows Explorer replacement which serves as both a file explorer and a file manager, adding features to the layout which are not normally present in the default Windows installation, making it easier and faster to manage, copy, paste and cut files.
107.74 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPShareware
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TagSpaces
TagSpaces is a free file tagging and management utility which helps keep track of and search for files organized in to individual projects.
19.6 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
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UltraExplorer Portable
UltraExplorer Portabe is a useful file manager utility which duplicates many of the functions of Windows Explorer while offering a bunch of useful customization options like the ability to switch around toolbars, change color schemes and also run DOS applications from the Windows command prompt.
3.1 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
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Mass Folder Manager Suite
Mass Folder Manager Suite by Prognext is an advanced file management utility which can automatically select, copy, rename or delete existing folders from within your Windows PC.
1.06 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPShareware
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ECMerge Pro
ECMerge compares and merges local, FTP/S and SFTP folders for texts, binaries and images, side-by-side or 3-way.
6.5 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPShareware
Filo
Filo 4 is a simple application that lets users edit the properties of files and folders.
1.75 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPShareware
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A43
An Explorer-like file manager that includes drag-and-drop, a text editor and can create self-extraction ZIPs: A43 is a handy explorer like file management tool that includes an integrated text editor with unlimited size.
1.8 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
Hamsi Manager
A useful file manager with extra tools that can manage libraries, music, video, photos and rename files based on different criteria: Organizing files with Windows Explorer can sometimes be a pain, but Hamsi Manager is an application which can organize files by date, name and type along with several special tools.
25.9 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
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STDU Explorer
STDU Explorer is both a file management tool and a document viewer with built-in support for several image and e-book formats.
3.1 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
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Turbo Browser
Turbo Browser is a Windows Explorer replacement application which functions as a file manager with many additional features added in to also make it an all-in-one utility.
4.46 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPShareware
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My Explorer for Windows 8
File browsing and management (move, copy, delete) with a modern Windows 8 Metro user interface: My Explorer for Windows 8 is a modern version of the desktop's File Explorer.
163 KB | For Windows 8Free
Backup Compare
Backup Compare is designed to analyze two directories, folders and folder contents by file name and size to detect changes in folder structure.
50 KB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
File Explorer
File Explorer is a small and very lightweight file manager utility which provides a couple of basic functions that are also present in Windows Explorer.
640 KB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
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Wii Backup File System Manager
Wii Backup File System Manager is a program that basically provides a GUI for working with hard disk drives that have been formatted to the WBFS file system.
2.7 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree