Midnight Commander Alternatives for Windows

    There are many alternatives to Midnight Commander for Windows if you are looking for a replacement. The best Windows 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 Windows so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Windows alternatives to Midnight Commander are FileZilla (Freemium, Open Source), Total Commander (Freemium), QTTabBar (Free) and FreeCommander (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Oct 19, 2021

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Camelot is cross-platform dual-panel file manager written in C#.
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    1. File management utility and image viewer. The program has an effective split screen interface with two directory views or a directory view and a file viewer. The image viewer can launch MeeSoft Image Analyzer for editing images.
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    2. Dos Navigator Open Source Project is dedicated for development of the popular file shell Dos Navigator (DN) through collective efforts of an open group of programmers.

      Discontinued

      Hasn't been maintained in 10 years.

    3. Description: Manager for Files - smart file explorer for your Windows device! Using it you can browse your files, find downloads, work with file archives, sort files by their properties, manage your storage space, and a lot more.
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    4. Frigate3 is a handy file manager with built-in file viewers, handy utilities, and a wealth of other options that make managing and browsing through files easy.

      Discontinued

      Last version 3.36 is from December 2008 but can still bought on the website.

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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • GNU Emacs
      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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    5. Rename, move, copy, delete, and otherwise manage multiple files. Rename multiple files according to the rules and pattern you specify using powerful editor with syntax highlighting. Copy, move files to folders specified using absolute/relative paths.
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    6. Magellan Explorer is an advanced, yet easy to use, Windows file manager based on the powerful dual window pane concept. Previous users of the Norton Commander file manager and similar tools will feel right at home.

      Discontinued

      This has not been updated since 2009.

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    7. Raysync transmission engine solves the problems of customers' cross-border transmission, long-distance transmission, and large file transmission and so on perfectly with its industry's leading core technology on data transmission, and maximizes the bandwidth efficiency...
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    8. EF Commander is a file manager for the Windows 95/98/Me, Windows NT 4.0, Windows 2000, Window XP and Windows Vista desktop. If youve ever used and liked Norton Commander, youll like this dual-windowed program, which comes complete with bubble and online help.
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