Tabbed File Managers - AlternativeTo.net

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.

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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ES File Explorer

Warning

The app was bought by another company and bundled with adwares.

Full-featured file manager with built-in viewers, players, archive tools and much more.

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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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Multi Commander

Multi Commander is a multi-tabbed file manager and is an alternative to the standard Windows Explorer. It uses the very popular and efficient dual-panel layout.

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Explorer++

Explorer++ is a free file manager for Windows.

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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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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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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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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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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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