Download Windows Explorer - Best Software & Apps

  • Internet Explorer 11 for Windows 7

    11.0.29

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Explorer 11 for Windows 7, free download.

    7
    771 votes
    • PROS: Faster, using lower CPU and RAM., Available in 95 languages.
    • CONS: No speed dialling support., Fonts blurred on some websites.
  • Internet Explorer 10 for Windows 7

    10.0.9200.16521

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Internet Explorer 10 finally comes to Windows 7

    6
    2677 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

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Copy and move files faster and more easily

    7
    1035 votes
    • PROS: Much faster than the Windows standard method, Embedded in Windows Explorer, Support for drag and drop
    • CONS: Not so intuitive interface
  • Folder Lock

    7.7.5

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows
    iPhone
    Windows Phone

    Folder Lock

    7
    1333 votes
    • PROS: Windows Explorer integration, Loads of lockable options, Nice wallet feature, Good extras, like back up and shred
    • CONS: Ugly interface
  • SuperCopier 4

    1.2.1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Copy or move files and folders in Windows much faster

    8
    1745 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!
  • Unlocker

    (64 bits) 1.9.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Move or delete locked files

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

    1.9.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Unlock files Windows won't let you delete

    8
    2741 votes
    • PROS: Very easy to use, Does what it says on the tin, Embedded in Windows Explorer
    • CONS: No extra options
  • Chrome XP

    V4

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Give Your Windows XP Machine a Truly Futuristic Theme

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

    4.0.3.56

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Web Apps

    Automatically synchronize content between iOS and PC

    7
    299 votes
    • PROS: Control panel is easy to use, Integration with Windows Explorer
    • CONS: Limited storage space
  • PeaZip

    6.2.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Compress and decompress files quickly and easily

    9
    641 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
  • Windows File Explorer

    Beta 0.6

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

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

    7
    89 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
  • Internet Explorer 10 for Windows 7

    64 bit 10.0.9200.16521

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Internet Explorer 10 finally comes to Windows 7

    7
    355 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
  • Q-Dir

    5.41

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free multi-pane file explorer for Windows

    9
    137 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
  • Total Commander

    7.56a

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    Windows Mobile
    Pocket PC

    Based on Windows Explorer but with more functionality

    9
    532 votes
    • PROS: Highly customizable, Includes nice extra tools
    • CONS: Not user friendly for beginners, Quite plain interface
  • Clover

    3.0.386

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A Free Science & education program for Windows

    7
    77 votes
    • AOL Explorer

      1.5.1.5001.5.1

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      A free Browsers program for Windows

      4
      28 votes
      • Quick PDF Tools

        2.1.5.9

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        A set of handy PDF tools embedded in Windows Explorer

        6
        20 votes
        • PROS: PDF preview, Can convert and extract images and text, Merges various documents into one
        • CONS: Menu can't be customized
      • CubicExplorer

        0.95

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        File explorer using tabbed windows

        7
        25 votes
        • Aerize Explorer for Windows Phone 8.1

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows Phone

          * BEAUTIFUL, FANTASTIC, PERFECT * Won Microsoft Global //Publish/ competition prize for Best Windows Phone 8.1 App!

          -
          No votes yet
          • 7plus

            1.2.0

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            Add more features to Windows Explorer

            5
            5 votes
            • PROS: Many keyboard shortcuts for common tasks, Custom hotkeys to run apps
            • CONS: The tabs functionality feels a bit clunky
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