A file manager or file browser, as the name suggests, is used to browse and manage files. Alternatively, this task can be accomplished using shell commands.
Graphical file managers
- Konqueror – web browser and file manager of the KDE project
- Nautilus – file manager of the Gnome project
- Rox filer – file manager of the Rox Desktop
- Thunar – file manager of the XFCE environmaent (drag-and-drop does not work properly)
- Xfe – Windowsish file manager, fast and lightweight, no image preview, no desktop
- Midnight commander (mc) – Norton Commander clone