Open Source PHP File Manager Alternatives

    The best open source alternative to PHP File Manager is ownCloud, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 10 alternatives to PHP File Manager and 11 is open source so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting open source alternatives to PHP File Manager are Seafile (Freemium, Open Source), Pydio (Freemium, Open Source), HRCloud2 (Free, Open Source) and xamiro (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Mar 11, 2020

      • FreemiumOpen Source
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      • Cloudron
      Store your private pictures, documents, calendar and contacts on your ownCloud server at home, a rented VPS or use one of the public ownCloud providers.
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    1. Seafile is a professional open source cloud storage platform for organizations. It has complete file syncing and sharing features, reliable file storage and advanced privacy protection feature.
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    2. Pydio is the mature alternative to Dropbox and Box.com, to build your own box, on your own servers.
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    3. A full-featured home-hosted Cloud Drive & Personal Assistant. Convert files, create archives, scan for viruses, perform OCR on images or documents, stream media, edit images and more! Compatible with HRC2 Apps!.
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      • Dojo Toolkit
      Advanced file and media manager with rich editors for coding. Comes with shell.
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      PHPfileNavigator is state-of-the-art, open source web based application to complete manage your files and folders.
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    4. eXtplorer is a PHP-based File Manager. It allows to browse directories, edit, copy, move, delete, search, upload and download files, create & extract archives, create new files and directories, change file permissions (chmod) and much more.
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      Encode Explorer is an easy-to-use php script to use as an index file. It shows files in the server and lets you browse through folders, upload files etc. It is kept small and neat so that the source can be used for learning.
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      Limpid Browser, formerly Ajax File Browser, is an open source PHP/MySql file sharing application designed to be fast simple and powerful.

      Discontinued

      Official website and app unavailable.

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    5. Laravel File Manager is a Laravel-based file manager for the web with CKEditor, TinyMCE and Summernote support, upload validation, cropping and resizing for images, public and private multi-user folders, multi-language support and more.
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