Download Windows Explorer - Best Software & Apps

  • Unlocker

    1.9.2

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    Windows

    Unlock files Windows won't let you delete

    7
    421 votes
    • PROS: Very easy to use, Does what it says on the tin, Embedded in Windows Explorer
    • CONS: No extra options
  • Internet Explorer 10 for Windows 7

    10.0.9200.16521

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    Windows

    Internet Explorer 10 finally comes to Windows 7

    7
    1329 votes
    • PROS: Performance improvements, Do not track enabled by default, Support for add-ons, Isolates browser from rest of the OS
    • CONS: Some antiquated interface elements remain,
  • Teracopy

    alpha 5 3.0

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    Windows

    Copy and move files faster and more easily

    7
    1070 votes
    • PROS: Much faster than the Windows standard method, Embedded in Windows Explorer, Support for drag and drop
    • CONS: Not so intuitive interface
  • Chrome XP

    V4

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    Windows

    Give Your Windows XP Machine a Truly Futuristic Theme

    7
    748 votes
    • PROS: Cool-looking and smooth, Changes Explorer windows, Should be quite familiar,
    • CONS: Some alignment issues,
  • SuperCopier 4

    1.2.1.0

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    Copy or move files and folders in Windows much faster

    8
    1593 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!
  • iExplorer

    3.2.5.2

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    Windows

    Manage your iPhone as if it were a hard drive

    7
    106 votes
    • PROS: Manages your iPhone as if it were a flash memory drive, Functions as Windows Explorer, Attractive layout, Simply drag files
    • CONS: Access to contacts and SMS only with jailbreak terminals
  • Unlocker

    (64 bits) 1.9.1

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    Platform
    Windows

    Move or delete locked files

    7
    258 votes
    • PROS: Easy-to-use interface, Embedded with Windows Explorer, Delete or move stubborn files
    • CONS: No configuration settings or extra options
  • Internet Explorer 10 for Windows 7

    64 bit 10.0.9200.16521

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    Platform
    Windows

    Internet Explorer 10 finally comes to Windows 7

    6
    152 votes
    • PROS: Performance improvements, Do not track enabled by default, Support for add-ons, Isolates browser from rest of the OS
    • CONS: Some antiquated interface elements remain,
  • Windows File Explorer

    Beta 0.6

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    Windows

    A Free Alternative To The Functions And Settings You Have On Windows Now

    6
    94 votes
    • PROS: The preview function on the bottom left is far bigger than standard Windows preview, It is tiny change but it may allow you to streamline your sorting and filing process, The search function may be improved (which is amazing for Windows 10),
    • CONS: Getting it to work on some Windows 10 devices is tricky, Some of the functions are not part of Windows 7 and Windows 10, Such a minor change may be unimportant to some people,
  • Protected Folder

    1.2.0.0-20150715

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    Windows

    An effective hiding place for your sensitive data

    7
    884 votes
    • PROS: Embedded with Windows Explorer, Blocks reading and writing access, Very easy to use, Exclude list
    • CONS: Not many configuration options
  • PeaZip

    6.2.0

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    Platform
    Windows

    Compress and decompress files quickly and easily

    8
    220 votes
    • PROS: Support for many formats, Perfect integration with Windows Explorer, Very comfortable to use, Very good advanced features
    • CONS: Doesn't support creation of RAR files
  • IObit Unlocker

    1.1(20150721)

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    Windows

    Free software to delete files that may otherwise be blocked

    8
    61 votes
    • PROS: IObit Unlocker is free to download and activate., One-touch access is ideally suited for novices.,
    • CONS: There is no guidance in regards to the dangers of terminating a specific program., No support is offered for mobile phone users.
  • Q-Dir

    5.41

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    Platform
    Windows

    Free multi-pane file explorer for Windows

    8
    74 votes
    • PROS: Multi-pane interface makes file management easier, Several layouts to choose from, Color code for files
    • CONS: No extra tools like you find in other Explorer alternatives
  • Remove Empty Directories

    2.2

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    Platform
    Windows

    Erase all empty folders from your hard drive

    7
    20 votes
    • PROS: Fast and effective, Integrated into Windows Explorer, Includes filters to skip certain folders
    • CONS: No backup or restoration options