Welcome to the Android Central Forums Create Your Account or Ask a Question Answers in 5 minutes - no registration required!
Results 1 to 20 of 20
Like Tree2Likes
  • 1 Post By tmann202
  • 1 Post By Evilnut
  1. Thread Author  Thread Author    #1  
    shetach's Avatar

    Posts
    50 Posts
    Global Posts
    68 Global Posts

    Default Recommend a good File Explorer

    I'm looking for an good, easy-to-use free file explorer for my moto x.
    I'd like to be able to see all my files in one place without opening the individual apps, and i'd like to able to search as well.
    What would you recommend?
    Thanks
  2. #2  

    Default Re: Recommend a good File Explorer

    I like file wrangler
    https://play.google.com/store/apps/d...n.filewrangler

    -Eclipsed Moto X-
    Thanked by:
  3. #3  

    Default Re: Recommend a good File Explorer

    ES File Explorer does the job.
    tonyr6 likes this.
  4. #4  

    Default Re: Recommend a good File Explorer

    I like File Manager. Its open source, free with no ads, and works great and simply

    Sent from my XT1060 using AC Forums mobile app
  5. #5  
    Evilnut's Avatar

    Posts
    445 Posts
    Global Posts
    454 Global Posts
    ROM
    Stock

    Default Re: Recommend a good File Explorer

    Another vote for ES File Explorer.

    Posted via my Nexus 10 using the totally awesome Android Central App
    Tim
    Droid 4
    Nexus 10
    Lapdock 500 Pro
    tonyr6 likes this.
  6. #6  

    Default Re: Recommend a good File Explorer

    Astro, only because it's what I've used on the last three phones. Does everything I need.

    Sent from some Android device or another using the AC Forums app.
  7. #7  
    TechTinker's Avatar

    Posts
    502 Posts
    Global Posts
    509 Global Posts
    ROM
    Stock

    Default Re: Recommend a good File Explorer

    Quote Originally Posted by benhaube View Post
    I like File Manager. Its open source, free with no ads, and works great and simply

    Sent from my XT1060 using AC Forums mobile app
    The one by rythemdomething? Did it get ui change since its screenshots? Haha.

    Another vote for File Wrangler.

    This message was brought to you by the deliciously sweet Moto X.
  8. #8  

    Default Re: Recommend a good File Explorer

    Quote Originally Posted by TechTinker View Post
    The one by rythemdomething? Did it get ui change since its screenshots? Haha.

    Another vote for File Wrangler.

    This message was brought to you by the deliciously sweet Moto X.
    No it's published by GIRA.me. I like it because they use the holo ui so it blends right in with everything else on the phone.

    https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=fm.clean

    Sent from my XT1060 using AC Forums mobile app
  9. #9  

    Default Re: Recommend a good File Explorer

    ES products rock

    Posted via Android Central App
  10. #10  
    TechTinker's Avatar

    Posts
    502 Posts
    Global Posts
    509 Global Posts
    ROM
    Stock

    Default Re: Recommend a good File Explorer

    Quote Originally Posted by benhaube View Post
    No it's published by GIRA.me. I like it because they use the holo ui so it blends right in with everything else on the phone.

    https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=fm.clean

    Sent from my XT1060 using AC Forums mobile app
    Oh. That looks pretty good.

    This message was brought to you by the deliciously sweet Moto X.
  11. #11  
    KWKSLVR's Avatar

    Posts
    586 Posts
    Global Posts
    588 Global Posts

    Default Re: Recommend a good File Explorer

    I'm a Root Explorer user, mainly because it's what I've always used. All the other ones mentioned here are solid apps.
  12. #12  
    wizzrah's Avatar

    Posts
    4,348 Posts
    Global Posts
    4,362 Global Posts
    ROM
    CandyKat 4.4.4

    Default Re: Recommend a good File Explorer

    ES File Explorer is great!

    Wizzrah | AT&T HTC One XL | Tapatalk
    "The glow of one warm thought is to me worth more than money." - Thomas Jefferson



    My One X has served its time...now it's the Note 4's turn
  13. #13  

    Default Re: Recommend a good File Explorer

    I think so too.
    Quote Originally Posted by tmann202 View Post
    ES File Explorer does the job.
  14. #14  

    Default Re: Recommend a good File Explorer

    Quote Originally Posted by KWKSLVR View Post
    I'm a Root Explorer user, mainly because it's what I've always used. All the other ones mentioned here are solid apps.
    On all my other phones I have used root explorer. The Moto X is the first phone I have not wanted and did not root. I'm pretty sure there is no root exploit for the Verizon Moto X on KitKat anyway. But root explorer is a very nice file manager. I liked how I could edit txt files in the browser instead of opening another app

    Sent from my XT1060 using AC Forums mobile app
  15. #15  

    Default Re: Recommend a good File Explorer

    ES File explorer for me, mostly because it's what I started using and you can backup and restore the configuration. When you have as many network folders mapped as I do that becomes pretty damn useful :-).
    Thanked by:
  16. #16  

    Default Re: Recommend a good File Explorer

    Root Explorer
  17. #17  

    Default Re: Recommend a good File Explorer

    Quote Originally Posted by benhaube View Post
    No it's published by GIRA.me. I like it because they use the holo ui so it blends right in with everything else on the phone.

    https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=fm.clean

    Sent from my XT1060 using AC Forums mobile app
    This is what I use as well. Love the looks of it.
  18. #18  

    Default Re: Recommend a good File Explorer

    I like Total Commander.
  19. #19  
    Ry
    Ry is offline
    Ry's Avatar

    Posts
    8,756 Posts
    Global Posts
    8,792 Global Posts

    Default Re: Recommend a good File Explorer

    I use ES File Explorer.
    Android Central Moderator

    Motorola Moto X (212.55.26.ghost_verizon.Verizon.en.US, KitKat 4.4.4)
    Motorola Moto G (210.12.41.falcon_cdma.Verizon.en.US, KitKat 4.4.4)
    Google Nexus 7 2012 (LRX21P, Lollipop 5.0)
    What other devices have I had? Here's my phone timeline.
    Support your favorite Android app and game developers. Pay for apps! And don't block ads!

    Community Rules & Guidelines - Mobile Nations Forums
  20. #20  

    Default Re: Recommend a good File Explorer

    I am attached to FX File Explorer. Free with easy Root access add-in. I love the UI, easy navigation, adjustable icon sizes.

Similar Threads

  1. File moving problem please help
    By mujertins in forum Samsung Galaxy S5
    Replies: 17
    Last Post: 05-02-2014, 10:53 AM
  2. Trouble Moving Music Files to SD
    By awriternot in forum Samsung Galaxy S5
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 04-26-2014, 11:50 PM
  3. Wanting a slim, "grippy" case with good lens protection
    By alil25 in forum Samsung Galaxy S5 Accessories
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 04-25-2014, 12:15 PM
  4. Any good S5 Cases that work well from drops?
    By keybladeofhearts in forum Samsung Galaxy S5
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 04-24-2014, 03:35 PM
  5. Replies: 7
    Last Post: 04-24-2014, 12:29 PM

Posting Permissions