Total Commander is popular software that is available for both desktop computers as well as mobile devices. It is an efficient management application that keeps a check on your files and programs and also provides various methods to visit your directories available both online as well as locally.
Total Commander is available in many languages and offers Unicode support. The software is available as a freeware.
The installation of Total Commander is very simple. Choose the language for installation. You can install multiple languages at the same time to switch between them when using the software. You can read about the basic program information. Choose the target directory for installation.
Advanced users can change the location of Setting files having INI extension. You can create shortcut icons for all user or only particular users. The installation will complete shortly, and you can start using it.
Total Commander is capable of unpacking files present in the ZIP, ARJ, LZH, Tar, GZ, RAR, CAB or ACE file formats. It supports various FTP servers and can connect to them conveniently. You can handle the files by renaming, deleting or moving them. It has a configurable interface in which you can add shortcut keys according to your own choice.
Its interface consists of two windows that display the folders and files stored in your system drives. The sizes, extensions, and date of installation or updates are present in front of each file and folder. You can perform different operations on them by using shortcut keys that are listed towards the bottom of the window. You can view, edit, copy, move and delete them and can create new folders for categorizing them into easily accessible locations.
The software enables you to pack or unpack files, view in thumbnail mode, switch to three-panel display, check stored directories and subdirectories, invert selections, refresh source, connect to FTP, perform searches, rename multiple files and synchronize directories. You can create associations of files with each other, split or combine them, encode or decode them, check CD trees, create network connections and configure software options for managing layouts, display, operations, packer and different settings.