Little File Explorer

Now under GPL-3.0-only License

A simple file explorer, designed with compatibility in mind.

It provides multiple functions, including copy and pasting files, multi-file share, etc. More information available in Features section below.

Supports Android 1.0+

Open-sourced and publicly-viewable code for anyone worrying about being locked in or privacy invasion.

Previous known as Simple File Explorer (but from martinmimigames).

Important features:

- Free

- Small (< 40 KB)

- Basic file operations (Cut, copy, paste, rename, delete)

- File name filter

- Name and Modified Time sort

- Easy switch between sdcard and internal storage

- Multi-share function

- File/folder path copying

- Minimum permissions

- Dark/light theme toggle

- md5 checksum generation and verification

Source code available on Github.

sample picture

Newest version: v4.12 (Updated on 10/09/2023)

Update Log:

  - added md5 checksum calculation and verification (details page)
  - theme is now toggle-based (burger menu)
  - app now forget last path (feature reverted)

  - Fix crashing if last exited on a non-existing folder
  - Fix unable to exit folders with access denied
  - Added details page for files
  - Added light mode (follows system settings)
  - Added sorting by file size
  - Moved storage info to the bottom
  - Added slight padding to dialogs

  - Added "toggle hidden" option (available in menu button)
  - Added File/Folder name filtering (available on top bar)
  - Added display sorting (name, last modified time) (available in menu button)
  - Added file path remembering on app exit
  - Re-added share button in open list options
  - Fixed delete confirmation screen being full screen

  - Fixed sticky selection state after leaving app
  - Fixed concurrent directory list modification
  - Removed share button from file option menu
  - Added duplicate folder warning when creating new folder
  - Changed rounding system for storage size display
  - Always update storage list quick switch display
  - Now use cache thread pool for reducing idle cpu usage and increase performance

- Allow folder path to be copied to clipboard
- Fixed incorrect handling after path copying
- Fixed delete conformation button being pushed out by long list
- Fixed copying to incorrect directory when moved directory while in progress

- Added multi-share option (sdk 4+)
- Added file path copy option
- Allow open file with default apps
- Reduced open list button size
- Capitalised buttons
- Changed opener text

- Fixed not opening when no sdcard inserted

- smaller apk
- fixed quick selection overlap with menu list
- opening file request by other app now have open prompt
- changed audio png
- back button now go back to parent folder if available

You can download from the following ways:

Get it on F-Droid

Get it on Github

Get it from website (apk v4.12)

Get it on MGGames Downloader

Sorry if the above methods doesn't suit you.