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    Tux Commander Alternatives

    Tux Commander is described as 'windowed file manager with 2 panels side by side similar to popular Total Commander or Midnight Commander file managers' and is a File Manager in the File Management category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Tux Commander for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, BSD and The best alternative is Double Commander, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Tux Commander are WinSCP (Free, Open Source), Total Commander (Freemium), QTTabBar (Free) and Midnight Commander (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Dec 21, 2021

      • Free PersonalProprietary
      • Windows
      ExplorerXP is a very fast, small, compact and innovative FREEWARE file manager for Windows 2000/XP. Unlike the regular Windows Explorer, it displays the total size of each folder and allows you to browse multiple folders from a tabbed interface.


      Old and discontinued, important features such as right click menu not working in Windows 10

    1. What is Rodent? Rodent is fast, small and powerful file manager for the GNU operating system (but it also works in BSD). That's one way to look at it. Another way is to call it a graphic shell (that's probably more accurate).

      • FreeOpen Source
      • AROS
      • AmigaOS
      • MorphOS
      Dopus5 (short for Directory Opus 5) is a well-known Workbench clone for AmigaOS-based computer systems. It features file manager functionality and has been a popular Amiga software title for many years. After acquiring the sources from the original authors of...
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    2. Allows you to view files of various formats from your disk. Supported file formats: Books: PDF, EPUB. Documents: DOCX, XLSX, GLB, GLTF, TXT and other text files. Comics: CBR, CBT, CBZ. Audio: MP3, WAV. Video: MP4, AVI, MKV, WEBM. Images: PNG, JPG.
    3. FileBoss is the robust and powerful file manager for Windows that tames today's large and complex Windows' file systems.


      Last version is from May 2017. See here:

    4. An innovative visual file browser that makes huge amounts of data (be it music, video or documents) easily browsable and searchable. It does this by plotting data in 2D and other usability simplifications.
    5. Bitkinex is a multiprotocol FTP client, supporting FTP, SFTP, HTTP (WebDAV). The FTP features on one-click commands list, multipart download and multi thread browse.


      In march 2009, the development of BitKinex stopped and it became freeware. Last version, 3.2.3, is still downloadable from the official website.

    6. Moroshka File Manager is the classic two windows file manager focused on elegant user interface, usability and sets of unique features: - Files are presented in views, may be quickly sorted and filtered. Brief mode simplify the presentation the content of folders.


      Last update is from May 2011 but the software can still be downloaded on the Apple App Store.

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    7. File Explorer Pro is a free, secure tool that helps you find file faster, manage files easily, powerful file manager with a clean, and intuitive interface. You can easily find how many files & apps you have on your device at a glance instantly.
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    8. Magican File is a professional program for Mac OS X that let you search and manage files on your disks.


      The company seems to be abandoned: no news since 2013. Last version, 1.1.0, released in June 2011, can be still downloaded from Apple Appstore.

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