Alternatives to Direct Folders for all platforms with any license

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  • Listary icon

    Listary

    Listary is an excellent enhancement utility for list controls used everywhere: Windows Explorer, Task Manager, Registry Editor, and...

    Freemium Windows Windows Explorer

  • FlashFolder icon

    FlashFolder Discontinued

    FlashFolder is an open source tool that extends the file-related common dialogs (e.g. open/save dialog) seen in most Windows...

    Open Source Windows Windows Explorer

  • Folders Popup icon

    Folders Popup

    Folders Popup lets you move like a breeze between your frequently used folders and documents!

    Open Source Windows GitHub

  • FileBox eXtender icon

    FileBox eXtender Discontinued

    FileBox enhances Windows by adding several advanced functions to the standard Open File and Save File dialog boxes. (Note that if a...

    Open Source Windows

  • Folder Menu icon

    Folder Menu

    Folder Menu - a tiny, portable folder switching tool and file launcher. You can quickly jump to your favorite folders in explorer...

    Free Windows

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    Default Folder X

    Save your files effortlessly and open your folders instantly. Default Folder X makes Mac OS X's Open and Save dialogs work as...

    Commercial Mac

  • Folder Guide icon

    Folder Guide

    After quick install it will appear in context menus of Windows Explorer and Open/Save dialogs as "Folder Guide" item. With...

    Free Windows

  • Quick Access Popup icon

    Quick Access Popup

    The freeware Quick Access Popup (QAP) lets you move like a breeze between your frequently used folders, documents, applications, web...

    Free Windows

  • FindeXer

    FindeXer customize your Explorer windows locations area for quick access to your most frequently used folders. After you install...

    Free Windows

  • Chameleon Folder icon

    Chameleon Folder

    With Chameleon Folder you can open frequently used and favorite folders in Windows Explorer, Open/Save dialog boxes, archive extract...

    Free Windows

  • PS Hot Folders icon

    PS Hot Folders

    Using PS Hot Folders special easily configured menu, you can quickly go to the folder that you want in standard Open, Save As and...

    Commercial Windows

  • Folder View icon

    Folder View

    Folder View is a free (freeware) add-on for Windows that drastically enhances the way you browse the folders on your system. Files...

    Free Windows Windows Explorer

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    CFDButton

    CFDButton is a tiny app that installs a button on the windows common file dialog to provide time saving functionality. It adds three...

    Free Windows