Universal Explorer Alternatives

    Universal Explorer is described as 'Spadix Products - Windows File Manager and File Viewer, BackStreet Offline Browser, Disk Size Manager, Discussion Forum Message Boards, E-book Creator/ Ebook Complier Generator, Email List Manager, Adanced Link URL Extractor, Windows Explorer Replacement, Split File, Screen' and is an app in the File Management category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Universal Explorer for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Android and BSD. The best alternative is Double Commander, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Universal Explorer are Total Commander (Freemium), QTTabBar (Free), Midnight Commander (Free, Open Source) and Dolphin File Manager (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Sep 21, 2021

    1. Tux Commander is a windowed file manager with 2 panels side by side similar to popular Total Commander or Midnight Commander file managers.

      Discontinued

      The project is no longer developed. Last version, 0.6.70, released in November 2009, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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    2. 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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    3. elokab-fm is full file manager for elokab desktop envirenement fast and lightweight file manager Features - Support storage media mount unmount - Support display image thumbnails. - The possibility of opening several onglet of the specified path.
    4. 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.

    5. FileBoss is the robust and powerful file manager for Windows that tames today's large and complex Windows' file systems.

      Discontinued

      Last version is from May 2017. See here: https://www.theutilityfactory.com/updates/whats_new.htm



      • 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.

      Discontinued

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

      • 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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    6. 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.
      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      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.
      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      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.

      Discontinued

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

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