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. Two-panel interface File Manager.
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    2. A small and two-pane file manager with open plugin architecture. Has the ability to view content of files (text, html, over 40 picture formats, mp3), support for archives (zip, rar, arj, cab, tar/gzip, etc.), and (S)FTP support.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Vim
      The NERDTree is a file system explorer for the Vim editor. Using this plugin, users can visually browse complex directory hierarchies, quickly open files for reading or editing, and perform basic file system operations.
    3. Index is a convergent file manager, it the user with a simple way to navigate and manage files. Index incorporates features such as miller columns, embedded terminal, split views, file previews, experimental WebDAV support, tags.
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    4. Marlin is a new GTK3-based file manager for Linux, pretty slick and fast. Unlike most other file managers Marlin has included the so called "Miller columns" view.


    5. WinBrowser features a multi-column interface as used on the Macintosh resulting in the most elegant file manager available for Windows today. Multi-Column advantage

      Discontinued

      The program is no longer updated. Last version, 4.2, released in 2013 or before, can be still downloaded from the official website. The software is supposed to be a paid software but there's an “Available soon” message on the purchase page since April 2019, so it's currently free.

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      • Mac
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      The file solution FE File Explorer is a powerful file manager app on macOS, iOS, Android and tvOS. It can access files not only on local storage, but also on your computer, NAS and cloud storages. Transfer files from any location to any location.
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    6. GNOME Commander is a "two-pane" graphical file manager for the GNOME desktop environment. GNOME Commander aims to fulfill the demands of more advanced users who like to focus on file management, their work through special applications and running smart commands.
    7. ZTreeWin is a fast and flexible text-mode file/directory manager for all versions of Windows. It has been developed as the successor to the legendary DOS file-manager XTreeGold.
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    8. NexusFile is a file manager for Windows. You can manage many files very fast and easily. NexusFile will increase your computing performance. If you still use Windows Explorer, you must try this one.
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