New: WinFile Portable 10.2 (classic Windows file manager) Released

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Submitted by John T. Haller on January 12, 2023 - 1:36pm

logoWinFile Portable has been released. WinFile is the classic Windows file manager updated for modern Windows. It's packaged in Format so it can easily integrate with the Platform. And it's open source and completely free.

Update automatically or install from the portable app store in the Platform.


ScreenshotWindows File Manager (WinFile) is a modernized version of the file manager that was originally introduced in Windows 3.0. Microsoft has open sourced the original code and it is now being updated for modern versions of Windows by a team of developers.

Learn more about WinFile Installer / Format

WinFile Portable is packaged in a Installer so it will automatically detect an existing installation when your drive is plugged in. It supports upgrades by installing right over an existing copy, preserving all settings. And it's in Format, so it automatically works with the Platform including the Menu and Backup Utility.


WinFile Portable is available for immediate download from the WinFile Portable homepage. Get it today!

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Seems something went wrong... When trying to download this new tool, a file not found error popped up, the link is: [...]

Same thing here. I could install through Apps, Get More Apps, New Releases, but I couldn't download at this page.
Mr. Haller, please fix the link. Thanks in advance.

RaphaelRB - Brazil

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I fixed the issue for website downloads. Platform downloads and SourceForge downloads were fine.

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