Total Commander is a shareware Orthodox File Manager (OFM) for Windows.
Some features include a built-in FTP client, file compare, archive file navigation, and a multi-rename tool with regular expression support.

Features include:

Two file windows side by side
Multiple language and Unicode support
Enhanced search function
Compare files (now with editor) / synchronize directories
Quick View panel with bitmap display
ZIP, ARJ, LZH, RAR, UC2, TAR, GZ, CAB, ACE archive handling + plugins
Built-in FTP client with FXP (server to server) and HTTP proxy support
Parallel port link, multi-rename tool
Tabbed interface, regular expressions, history+favorites buttons
Thumbnails view, custom columns, enhanced search
Compare editor, cursor in lister, separate trees, logging, enhanced overwrite dialog etc.
Unicode names almost everywhere, long names (>259 characters), password manager for ftp and plugins, synchronize empty dirs, 64 bit context menu, quick file filter (Ctrl+S)
USB port connection via special direct transfer cable, partial branch view (Ctrl+Shift+B), and many improvements to ftp, synchronizing and other functions
And many more!



Supported Platforms 1 note on Total Commander's platform support

Windows Windows Mobile Android Android Tablet

Platform comments

  • Windows Mobile “Total Commander for Pocket PC”

Apps for Total Commander

Total Commander is also a platform with 4 apps listed on AlternativeTo. Browse all 4 apps for Total Commander.

Link to official Total Commander site

Official Website


Built-in player Directory sync Dual pane support Support for FTP Function Key Shortcuts Multiple languages Support for Unicode Add a feature


File Management Office & Productivity


Portable built-in-player directory-sync document-viewer dual-pane file-archiving file-attributes file-copy file-management file-transfer-protocol find-files ftp-clients ftp-support function-key-shortcuts multi-language text-compare unicode-support


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Total Commander (sometimes referred to as TC) was added by joeyvandijk in Apr 2009 and the lastest update was made in Jul 2017. There is a history of all activites on Total Commander in our Activity Log. It's possible to update the information on Total Commander or report it as discontinued, duplicated or spam.

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3.1 out of 5 with 8 ratings

I remember my father showed me this program. And she did not like me much. But now I can't live without it.

See why people like Total Commander 😍

Well, I used to think this was the bee's knees, and looked down upon people who still use Win Explorer for their file management needs. TC is miles away from using the windows default. But truth...

See why people do not like Total Commander 😡