To browse files and folders in a Windows PC, everyone will use File Explorer, which is the only primary method we have in our PC’s and we think that it is more that enough for our daily use.
It is possible to build a powerful File Explorer by installing these simple third party extensions which I am going to explain you now.
Clover is very easy to use as simple as a browser. CTRL+T to open a new tab, CTRL+W to close the current tab and CTRL+TAB to switch the tabs. Also, you can bookmark your current path by pressing CTRL+D.
There are several extensions to enable this feature, among that i am giving you the best is Clover.
TeraCopy has many features to pause the copy process, and you can also add files to copy in the same directory by dragging files to TeraCopy process window. TeraCopy will act smart in case of any copy errors.
This extension lets you know the size of all files and folders in a window. You can see an extra column added to the default File Explorer window by name Folder Size.
This extension changes its working slightly depending on the operating system you use.
InfoTag Magic is similar to Folder Size which allows you to know the additional information especially for Music files in our PC
You to access the song title, artist name, year of release, and much more just by placing your cursor over the file in an Explorer window.
This extension also allows users to preview for the text files.
Windows File Explorer provides may functions in its right-click menu by default, but you can always customize for better improvement.
Clickie enables some features that users will enjoy for sure. The first feature is Clickie copies the path of the currently selected file which is very useful if it is located inside several folders.
The second feature useful if you work most of the times using command prompts, it allows you to open a DOS window in the current directory to have easy access.
StExBar will add an extra toolbar for our File Explorer, which help users to work efficiently.
It has features like Copying filenames and paths, creating a new folder, or opens a console window; you can do all these things in just seconds.
Folder Colorizer enables to change colors of the folders. It’s very easy and quick way to improve the beauty of the system.
After installing just right-click on the particular folder and select Colorize to change the color of the folder.
If you want even more changes on your folders, you should install Folderico. This extension allows to get swapping out the icons in that place to keep things look smart.
It is very easy to use this extension.