Midnight Commander Alternatives for Mac

    There are many alternatives to Midnight Commander 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 50 alternatives to Midnight Commander and many of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to Midnight Commander are FileZilla (Freemium, Open Source), Files (Free, Open Source), Thunar (Free, Open Source) and Forklift (Paid).

    This page was last updated Dec 4, 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 .

      Discontinued

      The last release was in 2017, but you can still download it and use it.

    2. 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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    3. Broot offers a better way to navigate directories. Different from the typical 'tree' command, it summarizes directory contents so more fits on screen.
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    4. trolCommander - fork of the free and opensource muCommander filemanager.

      Discontinued

      Last update is from December 29th, 2016.

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    5. lf (list files) is a terminal file manager written in Go programming language.
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    6. 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.
    7. - 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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    8. Modern dual-pane file manager for MacOSX. Quick, efficient and keyboard-oriented.
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    9. Native port of Far Manager to Linux and MacOS.
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    10. Camelot is cross-platform dual-panel file manager written in C#.
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