Every person likes multi-tabbed browsing, so that one can easily access multiple websites without closing one actually. By default windows comes with inbuilt explorer app, but it allows only one window at a time. To view multiple window a time, you need to resize it. But, Windows Explorer does not features multi-tabbed file managing.
Multi Commander is a multi-tabbed file manager, which allows you to view more files and folders at a time. It can be used instead of default windows explorer. It uses the very popular and decent dual-panel layout.
Multi Commander is a free but yet useful app for everything you need in your daily works with files to make your work fast and efficient. It is available in multiple languages and can be downloaded from the download link which is provided at the end of the article. There is a separate download link available for both 32Bit and 64Bit OS.
Multi Commander tool is available in portable version also, hence there is no need of installation in your PC. Just download and utilize it in day to day work. In addition to normal files and folders, it supports FTP, Registry , Zip, 7-Zip, Rar , Tar , GZ , Bz2 and Jar also.
The main features of Multi Commander :
- Tabs allowing you to have multiple folders open.
- Caching that enable fast file browsing.
- Show files in Detailed, List, or Thumbnail list modes.
- Background work for all tasks that takes time to finish, allowing you to continue working without interruptions.
- Customize the layout and colors to fit your styling needs.
- Extensions and plugins that will increase the functionality of Multi Commander.
- FTP, Registry , Zip, 7-Zip, Rar , Tar , GZ , Bz2 , Jar Support
- View and Change file permissions, Take ownership of files.
- Picture tools like Convert / Rotate Pictures, View/Remove EXIF tags, Adjust EXIF Date of pictures.
- Internal picture viewer for Jpg, Png, Gif, Png, Bmp, Tiff and many RAW formats.
- Show Movie information from IMDB/Rotten tomato as extra columns on you movie files.
- Audio tools like View Audio file properties, View/Edit MP3 Tags.
- Open API for developers to create extensions and plugins.
- Remember selections when you get back from another location when browsing the filesystem.
- Use mouse and drag and drop or use quick keyboard command for all the task.
- FileOperations plugins that can automatically sort / unpack files when they are moved or copied.
- MultiRename tool for fast and safe rename of multiple files/folder, Rule based and supports Undo.
- File viewer that lets you view files of any size, as ASCII/Unicode/UTF8/Binary and Hex.
- Take over the file type association from windows. Configure view, edit and open action based on file type and path.
- Both 32bit and 64bit versions available.
- Handle folders with many thousands of files with easy, And use power full filters to limit what you want to view.
- Compare folders and select the files and folders that are different, that are the same and many other options.
- Powerfull script engine allowing you to create script that automate tasks.
- Portable. Can be installed and run from portable (USB) device. Will not write any settings/session info on host computer.
- Multi Language support. English, German, French, Czech, Dutch, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Chinese (Simplified & Traditional), Polish and Japanese is supported.
- Freeware, Portable and easy to use