Folders File Manager

Folders File Manager is designed for users who recently transitioned from a PC as well as for those who have always missed a tree-style file manager on their Mac.


Everything, uncluttered

Get everything you’d expect from a file manager, with the most used functions brought to the top.

Easy navigation

Familiar from other operating systems, the folder tree feels right where it belongs.

Comprehensive undo

Undo any file operation including replacements and folder mergers.

Expandable favorites

Not just shortcuts to follow, but fully interactive expandable folders right in the Favorites section.

Universal app

Runs on Apple Silicon without Rosetta.

Lifetime license

No in-app purchases, ads, or subscriptions.

→ Four consistently behaving views (Icons, List, Table, Gallery)

→ Multiple windows and tabs

→ Convenient access to your Home and iCloud Drive folders

→ Quick Look

→ Cut via Bin ( ⌘ X )

→ Multiple color tag support

→ Folder symlink traversal in the tree

→ Open files with Return key

→ Audio and video playback

→ Touchbar support

→ Looks nice, feels nice

For a full list of features, see Version History and User’s Guide.

Folders is made to feel familiar for newcomers and to look unmistakably Mac.

  • Light theme, Table view, Tabs

  • Dark theme, Icons view, large preview and EXIF metadata in Info panel

  • Light theme, Gallery view, EXIF metadata in Info panel

  • Dark theme, List view, audio player in Info panel

  • Light theme, List view, search, video player in Info panel

  • Dark theme, Icons view, context menu showing file operations

  • Light theme, Table view, “Go to Folder...” dialog

  • Dark theme, Gallery view, built-in video player