Delempty Alternatives

    Delempty is described as 'Clean out empty files and folders'. There are seven alternatives to Delempty for Windows and Linux. The best alternative is Remove Empty Directories (RED), which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Delempty are GNOME Commander (Free, Open Source), ZTreeWin (Paid), 4dots Empty Folder Cleaner (Free) and Bitser (Free).

    This page was last updated May 21, 2018

    1. RED searches and deletes empty directories recursively below a given start folder and shows the result in a well arranged tree. Further you can create some custom rules for keeping and deleting folders. Empty files in directories can also be ignored.
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    2. GNOME Commander is a "two-pane" graphical file manager for the GNOME desktop environment. GNOME Commander aims to fulfill the demands of more advanced users who like to focus on file management, their work through special applications and running smart commands.

    3. ZTreeWin is a fast and flexible text-mode file/directory manager for all versions of Windows. It has been developed as the successor to the legendary DOS file-manager XTreeGold.
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    4. Empty Folder Cleaner is a free advanced utility to delete empty folders from your computer and remove the clutter in order to increase performance. Backup files of the folders that are deleted can be kept and each deletion can be undone.


      The installer contains third-party softwares. Be careful during the installation: Forum

    5. Bitser is free Windows zip software for managing archives and backups. It supports ZIP, ZIPX, 7Z, RAR, ISO, MSI, VHD, GZIP, BZIP2,TAR, LZMA, LZMA2, NTFS, FAT, MBR, SquashFS, CramFS, MSLZ, CAB, CPIO, DEB, LZH, NSIS, RPM, UDF, WIM, XAR, XZ, Z.
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    6. EmptyFolderNuker finds and deletes all empty folders starting from a base folder of your choice. Sometimes you find multiple empty folders on your HDD, maybe you didnt notice them, but the are still there, doing nothing. Nuke em


      Attempts to access the website URL return an "Access Denied" error. Current development status is unknown.

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    7. Fast Empty Folder Finder will quickly find empty folders, show you a preview of its contents (for safety), and give you the option to delete those folders. A simple-to-use program that can save a load of time.


      Download unavailable at official site link.

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