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Linux File Systems for Windows Alternatives

Linux File Systems for Windows is described as 'by Paragon Software is a unique tool which gives you full access to Linux volumes within Windows' and is an app in the os & utilities category. There are eight alternatives to Linux File Systems for Windows for Windows, Linux and Mac. The best alternative is DiskInternals Linux Reader, which is free. Other great apps like Linux File Systems for Windows are Paragon ExtFS, HFSExplorer, Ext2Read (Ext2Explore) and BeeGFS.

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  1. DiskInternals Linux Reader icon

    DiskInternals Linux Reader

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows

    A freemium tool for reading files from EXT2/EXT3/EXT4, HFS, UFS2, Reiser4, and ReiserFS partitions in Windows. Some filesystem types locked restricted to "Pro" version.

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  2. Paragon ExtFS icon

    Paragon ExtFS

    • Mac
    • Windows

    extFS is one of the primary file systems of Linux. If you work on a computer and need to read or write files from HDD, SSD or flash drive formatted under Linux, you need extFS by Paragon Software.

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  3. HFSExplorer icon

    HFSExplorer

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux

    HFSExplorer is an application that can read Mac-formatted hard disks and disk images.

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  4. Ext2Read (Ext2Explore) icon

    Ext2Read (Ext2Explore)

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    Ext2Read is an explorer like utility to explore ext2/ext3/ext4 files. It now supports Linux LVM2. It can be used to view and copy files and folders. It can recursively copy entire folders. It can also be used to view and copy disk and file system images.

    Discontinued

    Development ended. Last version, 2.2, was released on 2010. It can be still downloaded from SourceForge

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  5. BeeGFS icon

    BeeGFS

    • FreeProprietary
    • Linux

    BeeGFS (formerly FhGFS) is a parallel cluster file system, developed with a strong focus on performance and designed for very easy installation and management.

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  6. XtreemFS icon

    XtreemFS

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    XtreemFS is an object-based, distributed file system for wide area networks. The file system replicates objects for fault tolerance and caches metadata and data to improve performance over high-latency links. SSL and X.

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  7. Ext2 Installable File System icon

    Ext2 Installable File System

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    It provides Windows NT4.0/2000/XP/2003/Vista/2008 with full access to Linux Ext2 volumes (read access and write access). This may be useful if you have installed both Windows and Linux as a dual boot environment on your computer.

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  8. Lustre

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    Lustre is a massively parallel filesystem designed for high-performance, large-scale data.

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