Total Commander – Configurable button bar for changing directories

[App] Total Commander – file manager

Total CommanderAndroid version of the desktop file manager Total Commander (

Important note: This app does NOT contain any ads. However, it contains a link “Add plugins (download)” in the home folder. This is treated as an ad by the Play Store because it links to our other apps (plugins).

Main features:

Copy, Move whole subdirs
Drag & Drop (long press on file icon, move icon)
Inplace rename, create directories
Delete (no recycle bin)
Zip and unzip, unrar
Properties dialog, change permissions
Built-in text editor
Search function (also for text)
Select/unselect groups of files
Select by tapping on file icons
Select range: Long tap+release on icon
List of installed Apps (built-in plugin)
FTP and SFTP client (plugin)
WebDAV (Web folders) (plugin)
LAN access (plugin)
Plugins for cloud services: Google Drive, Microsoft Live, Dropbox
Root support for the main functions (optional)
Send files via Bluetooth (OBEX)
Thumbnails for pictures
Two panels side by side, or virtual two panel mode
Directory history
Media player which can stream directly from LAN, WebDAV and cloud plugins
Configurable button bar for changing directories, internal commands, launching apps, and sending shell commands
Simple help function in English, German, Russian, Ukrainian and Czech
Optimizations for visually impaired, like text for icons
Supported languages of the main program: English, German, Bulgarian, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, French, Greek, Hebrew, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Simplified Chinese, Slovak, Slovenian, Spanish, Swedish, Traditional Chinese, Turkish, Ukrainian and Vietnamese.
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About the new permission SuperUser:
This permission is now requested to make Total Commander work better on rooted devices. It tells the SuperUser app that Total Commander suports root functions. It has no effect if your device is not rooted. Root functions allow Total Commander to write to system folders like /system or /data. You will be warned before anything is written if the partition is write protected.
You can find some more information here:

Total Commander User Reviews:

I’m using the Windows version since it was called Windows Commander and I was thrilled when Mr. Ghisler announced the development of the Android version. I used the beta, then RC versions and I upgraded to the final version as soon as it appeared on the Google Play. Also the FTP and LAN plugins are just great!

I really like this file explorer. It gives the intuitively of Total Commander for PC. Only wish is that an actual swipe gesture is implemented for switching between trees. Now you have to slide over halfway. Swipe gesture would enhance my experience a lot. Besides that, it’s excellent. Thanks a lot!

If only it had more root functions like chown, it would be the ultimate file manager! Do it Christian!

experienced user for Total Commander in windows. Good to see tc in now on android! Thanks for your work Mr Ghisler!

I’ve been using tc (and previously windows commander) as the only file manager on windows (and I’d really love to see it on Linux as well). Thank you for this app, it really is worth using!

Its quick! Light! Tons of features! And its free! Where is the donate button?! I wanna support work like these…devs like these should be millionaires!

this is a must-have on all the supported platforms. I’ve been using the PC version since early Windows Commander versions, then the Windows Mobile port and finally after being beta for some time, the Android version arrives here in the Play Store. Kudos to Christian Ghisler.

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