Download Folders - Best Software & Apps

  • SuperCopier 4

    1.2.1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Copy or move files and folders in Windows much faster

    8
    1723 votes
    • PROS: Seamlessly integrated with Windows Explorer, Much faster than standard Windows copying utility, Allows you to create copy lists and pause copying process, Complete settings menu
    • CONS: Not a very nice interface. Luckily you can customize it!
  • LocK-A-FoLdeR

    2.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Open-source software to hide and lock folders within a computer

    7
    64 votes
    • PROS: There is no charge to download and utilise this bundle., Very little memory is required for it to function properly.
    • CONS: Developers have discontinued any additional updates., This program will not work with newer versions of the Windows operating system.
  • WinMend Folder Hidden

    1.4.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Make important files and folders invisible on your PC

    7
    75 votes
    • PROS: Easy to use, Works with any file or folder, Password protected, Data can't be accessed from other OS or apps
    • CONS: No settings or configuration options
  • File Transfer

    2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android

    Easy way to send files from PC across networks

    6
    32 votes
    • PROS: Great if devices are connected to the same network, Easy to use, Suitable for large file transfers
    • CONS: Requires devices to be on same network
  • Free Hide Folder

    2.6

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Make private folders only visible to you

    7
    336 votes
    • PROS: Effectively hides folder on you PC
    • CONS: Small usability issues
  • Rainbow Folders

    2.05

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free software to change the colour of folder icons

    8
    280 votes
    • PROS: This is a completely free software package., Nearly limitless tones can be accessed.
    • CONS: It is only available for English speakers., This package has been designed for Windows XP systems (newer versions might not work).
  • Long Path Eraser Free

    1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Windows tool to delete files and folders with path too long or filename too long.

    8
    41 votes
    • Secure Folder

      1.1.02.12

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android
      Windows

      A Free program for Android‚ by Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd

      7
      5 votes
      • Folder Marker

        1.4

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Change folder icon or color with just one click

        8
        109 votes
        • Suction

          1.3.8

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          A tiny application to help tidy up your folders

          7
          32 votes
          • PROS: Drag and drop to consolidate, Remove empty folders in moments, Can be added to context menu, Lots of nice organization options
          • CONS: None so far
        • FastPictureViewer

          Professional 1.9.339.0

          License
          buy Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Minimalist photo viewer to quickly browse image folders

          7
          46 votes
          • PROS: Attractive interface, Very quick to browse entire photo collections
          • CONS: Only supports JPG format, Doesn't include any extra tools
        • Folder Firewall Blocker

          1.2.1

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Scans entire folders while making new rules in the Windows Firewall to block your specified executables.

          9
          1 vote
          • WipeFile

            2.3

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            Erase files and folders permanently

            8
            23 votes
            • PROS: Powerful yet easy to use, Embedded with Windows Explorer, File filters for folder wiping, 14 wiping methods available
            • CONS: No documentation in English
          • Folder Lock Pro

            1.1

            License
            buy Download
            Platform
            Android
            Windows

            Password-protect all formats of files and folders on your Android phone

            10
            5 votes
            • BatChmod

              1.6.3

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Mac

              Modify permission properties of files and folders

              9
              4 votes
              • PROS: Much easier than using Terminal to adjust permissions, Simple and lightweight GUI
              • CONS: Few preferences, Should be used with care
            • MadAppLauncher

              1.6.0.0

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Windows

              Open apps and folders the easy way

              9
              11 votes
              • PROS: Quick access to apps and folders, Up to 300 customizable buttons, Lots of configuration options
              • CONS: You need to set up each app manually, Not very attractive design
            • File Transfer SD Card Manager

              1

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Android

              The easiest, fastest way to send and receive files and folders from other smartphones, tablets, and computers.

              7
              3 votes
              • Folder Password Pro

                2.7

                License
                buy Download
                Platform
                Windows

                Set a password to lock important folders.

                6
                14 votes
                • BatChmod

                  1.6.2

                  License
                  free Download
                  Platform
                  Mac

                  Modify permission properties of files and folders

                  9
                  3 votes
                  • PROS: Much easier than using Terminal to adjust permissions, Simple and lightweight GUI
                  • CONS: Few preferences
                • Long Path Fixer

                  0.8.7

                  License
                  free Download
                  Platform
                  Windows

                  Do stuff to files and folders with VERY Long Paths, that is, paths beyond the Windows limit of 259 characters.

                  6
                  30 votes
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