V - The File Viewer Alternatives

    V - The File Viewer is described as 'V is an all-purpose File Manager for Windows' and is an app in the File Management category. There are more than 50 alternatives to V - The File Viewer for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, PortableApps.com and Android. The best alternative is Double Commander, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like V - The File Viewer are Total Commander (Freemium), XYplorer (Paid), FreeCommander (Freemium) and Directory Opus (Paid).

    This page was last updated Sep 14, 2021

    1. Brings features from Sublime Text to the file manager niche. Features: • A user interface similar to ST, • Ctrl/Cmd+P for jumping to any directory, • Plugins based on the Python programming language
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    2. Meet Files, an enthusiast take on what Windows File Explorer explorer should be. Files is the modern file manager you always wanted. It's packed with features such as fluent design, tabs, layout modes, and much more.
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    3. The Finder is the first thing that you see when your Mac finishes starting up. It opens automatically and stays open as you use other apps. It includes the Finder menu bar at the top of the screen and the desktop below that.
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    4. xplorer² is a desktop file manager combining the simplicity of Windows explorer with the speed and efficiency of traditional dual pane file managers.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • PortableApps.com
      Explorer++ is a free file manager for Windows. Available on Windows XP and above, it features the same familiar interface as Windows Explorer, while introducing several enhancements and improvements for a much richer file browsing experience.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • BSD
      • Java
      muCommander is a lightweight, cross-platform file manager with a dual-pane interface. It runs on any operating system with Java support (Mac OS X, Windows, Linux, *BSD, Solaris...).
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    5. 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 .
    6. Caja is a fork of Nautilus from GNOME 2 and is native to the MATE Desktop Environment. It is a file manager like the Windows Explorer (not to confuse with Internet Explorer/Microsoft Edge), but for Unix/BSD and Linux.

      https://mate-desktop.org/
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Vifm is a file manager with curses interface, which provides Vi[m]-like environment for managing objects within file systems, extended with some useful ideas from mutt.
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    7. FenrirFS is a file management software where you can easily view everything in 3 different modes and manage any kind of file using labels.
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