ES File Explorer Alternatives for Linux

    ES File Explorer is not available for Linux but there are some alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is htop, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to ES File Explorer and nine of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to ES File Explorer are GNOME System Monitor (Free, Open Source), vtop (Free, Open Source), Marlin (Free, Open Source) and Xfce Task Manager (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Apr 8, 2021

    1. htop is an interactive process viewer for Linux. It is a text-mode application (for console or X terminals) and requires ncurses. htop is an interactive top replacement that runs in the terminal.
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    2. System Monitor is a tool to manage running processes and monitor system resources.
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    3. vtop is a graphical command-line tool that uses unicode braille to chart CPU and memory usage. It can be easily extended.
    4. 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.
    5. Easy to use application for monitoring and controlling running processes. - Support for Linux, OpenBSD, NetBSD, FreeBSD and OpenSolaris. - Monitors the CPU and memory usage. - Tree view columns can be reordered. - View processes as a tree. - Display window icons/names.

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      LXTask is the standard task manager and system monitor of LXDE. It starts via Ctrl+Alt+Del and is extremely lightweight.
    6. The Sunrise Commander is a richly featured double-pane file manager for the Emacs editor that combines the power of dired and the convenience of orthodox file managers (Midnight Commander, Far, etc).
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    7. Features: • monitor process properties, control processes; • monitor computer CPU, memory, swap and network usage; • monitor disks and mounts for available and used space; • search for open files . It is part of MATE.
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    8. Python System Monitor (Psymon) is a cross-platform, task and performance monitor. Features: Global processes monitoring. System load history (cpu,memory,network and disks). Disks informations. Network connections.


      The project is no longer developed. Last version, 1.0, released in December 2011, can be still downloaded from Google Code Archive

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