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Tabbed File Managers

Sometimes you just need to be able to quickly switch between multiple folders within a single window. When that time comes, doing so in Windows Explorer and some Linux distributions may not actually work. These tabbed file manager tools will make the previously impossible possible, allowing you to quickly switch between two folders within the same window.

Features

  • Tabbed interface
  • Portable
  • Tabbed browsing
  • File Searching
  • Dual Pane Support
  • File preview
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Clover

Bundleware

Since version 3.1.0, the program contains adwares, as reported on Reddit and VirusTotal. https://www.reddit.com/r/Windows10/comments/4uqswo/new_version_of_clover_out_310_tabbed_windows/d96tkpy/

Wings for your Windows Explorer!

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QTTabBar

QTTabBar is an extension for Windows Explorer that brings tabbed browsing to Microsoft's file browser.

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One Commander

Free dual-pane file manager for Windows featuring tabs, columns, themes, long filename support, image converter, regex renaming and many other unique features.

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Explorer++

Explorer++ is a free file manager for Windows.

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Multi Commander

Multi Commander has a lot of file manager features. This list It is not even close to complete.

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TotalFinder

TotalFinder brings tabs to your native Finder and more! Other features include dual-panel mode and showing folders before files.

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CubicExplorer

Discontinued

Last commit 2013, website no longer up. See https://code.google.com/archive/p/cubicexplorer/source/default/commits

CubicExplorer is a file manager which is aimed to replace Windows Explorer. It’s goal is to be easy and pleasant to use but still have enough power for more advanced usage.

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Commander One

Commander One is dual-pane file manager for OS X created in Swift, which enables you to manage your files in the best possible way.

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My Commander

My Commander (MyCO) is "the small - smarter - fastest file manager in the world", archiver and ISO creator for Windows 7.

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SpaceFM

Multi-panel tabbed file and desktop manager with built-in VFS, udev- or HAL-based device manager, customisable menu system, and bash integration.

  • Free • Open Source
  • Linux
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Just Manager

Just Manager is a feature packed, versatile, multi-tabbed multi-pane file manager for the Windows operating system. It is available in both x86 and x64 versions.

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Tablacus Explorer

Tablacus Explorer is a tabbed file manager with Add-on support. Tabbed interface Add-on support Customizable association, menus, keys, mouse gestures, alias

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UltraExplorer

Discontinued

The official website is no longer available. Last version, 2.0.3.0, released in July 2009, can be still downloaded from SoftPedia.

UltraExplorer is a Windows Explorer replacement that will change the way you think about file management.

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Marlin

Marlin is a new GTK3-based file manager for Linux, pretty slick and fast.Unlike most other file managers Marlin has included the so called "Miller columns" view.

  • Free • Open Source
  • Linux
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TaskSpace

TaskSpace is a simple Windows application intended to group ANY applications in a single window(task space) to provide fast and easy access to multiple applications...

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Better Explorer

Bundleware

Be careful during the installation: Forum

This is a replacement for the standard Windows Explorer with more features for more convenience.Features:Archive Support: 7zip, xz, bzi2, zip, gzip, tar

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BrightExplorer

We tabbified your current Windows File Explorer by wrapping BrightExplorer around it, and added other advanced functionality for example a brand new favourite panel!

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Desk & Archive

Desk & Archive is a file manager with redefined desktop for a workplace.

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SE-Explorer

Discontinued

The company stopped development for its applications. Last versions can be still downloaded from the official website.

Replace standard Windows Explorer with SE-Explorer - simple and powerful dual panel file manager with tabbed interface and lots of build-in viewers.

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Magican File

Discontinued

The company seems to be abandoned: no news since 2013. Last version, 1.1.0, released in June 2011, can be still downloaded from Apple Appstore.

Magican File is a professional program for Mac OS X that let you search and manage files on your disks. Search files on disk

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TabExplorer

Discontinued

Last version, 1.2.2, released on August 2012, can be still downloaded from Softpedia.

Add tabs to Windows explorer. Make Windows Explorer like a tabbed browser.

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sprut.io

HTTP based (web page) double panel file manager, to access your files from anywhere.

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Electerm

electerm is a terminal/ssh/sftp client(linux, mac, win) based on electron/node-pty/xterm/antd and many other libs, it works like a combination of guake and xshell.

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