This application has been discontinued
No recent activity.
Image description


Proto is a fast, next-gen, freeware file manager.

  • Windows

Proto is a fast, next-gen, freeware file manager. Unlike all the Norton Commander clones, this project introduces interesting and new approach to handling files. Incorporates some of the Jef Raskin's ideas regarding “Humane Interface”. It has a load of interesting features that are worth testing. More Info »


File Management

Link to official Proto site

Official Website
Proto (sometimes referred to as Proto File Manager) was added by vlad321 in Feb 2010 and the lastest update was made in Nov 2014. There is a history of activites on Proto in our Change Log and Activity Log. It's possible to update the information on Proto or report it as discontinued, duplicated or spam. If you want a nice widget to put on your website check these out.

Proto Comments

Post a Comment


Positive Comment by kwhitefooot about Proto Sep 2014

Not easy to get started but might be worth a try.


Best file manager that I know of. Pretty hard to get into it at the beginning. It will take some time before you use it easily but it worth the learning.