Finder Alternatives for Mac

    There are many alternatives to Finder for Mac if you are looking for a replacement. The best Mac alternative is Double Commander, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to Finder and many of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to Finder are Files (Free, Open Source), Thunar (Free, Open Source), Commander One (Freemium) and Forklift (Paid).

    This page was last updated Jun 7, 2021

    1. 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 .
    2. trolCommander - fork of the free and opensource muCommander filemanager.

      Discontinued

      Last update is from December 29th, 2016.

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      eSzeL Just like Total Commander..!
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    3. Marta is a dual-pane file manager. Most of the time you work with two directory panes placed side-by-side.
    4. Organize your projects with customizable templates. Post Haste is a free project management tool that allows you to setup file and folder templates for your projects. Create a new project and everything's organized, ready for you to start.
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    5. HoudahSpot is an advanced file search tool for Mac. Use HoudahSpot to locate hard-to-find files and keep frequently used files within reach. HoudahSpot builds upon Spotlight, which comes preinstalled with OS X. It makes Spotlight both more powerful and easier to use.
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      • Vim
      The NERDTree is a file system explorer for the Vim editor. Using this plugin, users can visually browse complex directory hierarchies, quickly open files for reading or editing, and perform basic file system operations.
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      The file solution FE File Explorer is a powerful file manager app on macOS, iOS, Android and tvOS. It can access files not only on local storage, but also on your computer, NAS and cloud storages. Transfer files from any location to any location.
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    6. - Two panels to browse your files and directories - Create multiple tabs and quickly switch between them - Use Bookmarks to quickly access your favorite directories or file services - Create directories, copy, move or delete files and directories - Use keyboard or...
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    7. 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.
    8. Modern dual-pane file manager for MacOSX. Quick, efficient and keyboard-oriented.
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