Metro Commander Windows 8, 10 App Updated

Radu Tyrsina By: Radu Tyrsina
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Dubbed as orthodox file manager for the Modern Windows 8 UI interface, Metro Commander is a very useful Windows 8 app for those that have been accustomed to the new interface. And now, it has received yet another update that we’re going to talk about below
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By using the Windows 8 Metro Commander app you manage your files and folders from within the Modern Windows UI interface, and you will be able to easily create, open, preview, rename, copy, move, delete, search and share files and folders. Metro Commander also lets you browse documents faster with navigation buttons (back, forward, up), thumbnail previews, shortcuts to your Images, Music and Videos folders and you can even add shortcuts to your favorite folders.

Modern UI Windows 8 file manager app

The latest update brings MKV support and Italian translation, but the app has been updated a lot of times in the past, as well, bringing more and more features for the users, as well as plenty of bug fixes and improved performance. Here are some more features that Metro Commander for Windows 8 boasts with:

  • Dual-pane interface
  • Opening and extracting files from the following archives – RAR, ZIP, 7z, ZipX, ISO, BZIP2, GZIP, TAR, ARJ, XZ, CAB…
  • Built-in viewer and media player for the following file types – doc, docx, rtf, jpeg, png, bmp, gif, tiff, mp3, wma, m4a, aac, wav, ac3, avi, 3gp, wmv, mp4, m4v, mov
  • Favorites can be pinned to the Start Screen
  • Audio playback in the background
  • Share file support to other apps
  • Snapped mode support
  • Video, image and thumbnails preview
  • Support for multiple selections
  • Themes and backgrounds, Bing wallpaper
  • SkyDrive and Dropbox access
  • System Clipboard allows copying to the Windows Explorer
  • Autorun when inserting portable devices and flash drives
  • Hotkey commands

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