Directory Opus Alternatives

    Directory Opus is described as 'provides a complete replacement for Explorer with far more power and functionality than any other file manager available today' and is a well-known app in the File Management category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Directory Opus for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Android and Online / Web-based. The best alternative is Double Commander, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Directory Opus are Total Commander (Freemium), Midnight Commander (Free, Open Source), FreeCommander (Freemium) and XYplorer (Paid).

    This page was last updated Jun 14, 2021

    1. TotalFinder works like the normal Finder but adds tabs, dual panel, colored labels and other features. My goal is to improve Finder in a few areas where it is lacking but keep the general design. Features: - Colored labels: Brings full colors back into El Capitan.
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    2. JumpFm is a minimalistic dual panel file manager (currently released only for Windows, Mac, and Linux) that lets you navigate your file system very efficiently. Mac releases can be found at https://github.


    3. FenrirFS is a file management software where you can easily view everything in 3 different modes and manage any kind of file using labels.
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    4. Polo is a modern, light-weight file manager for Linux with support for multiple panes and tabs; support for archives, and much more.Features:
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    5. Innovative, convenient, fast, feature-packed File Manager, with a unique, powerful and, at the same time, familiar and easy to use interface, designed for all users.
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    6. Root Explorer is the ultimate file manager for root users. Access the whole of android's file system (including the elusive data folder!).
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    7. UltraExplorer is a Windows Explorer replacement that will change the way you think about file management. Other Explorer replacement applications duplicate the same old paradigm introduced by Microsoft in Windows 95.

      Discontinued

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

    8. 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.
    9. WinBrowser features a multi-column interface as used on the Macintosh resulting in the most elegant file manager available for Windows today. Multi-Column advantage

      Discontinued

      The program is no longer updated. Last version, 4.2, released in 2013 or before, can be still downloaded from the official website. The software is supposed to be a paid software but there's an “Available soon” message on the purchase page since April 2019, so it's currently free.

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