Free Android Explorer

Free Android Explorer

Looking for a Free Tool to make managing your Rooted Android Mobile Phone, Cell Phone or Tablet Device with the ease and simplicity of Windows Explorer?

Droid Explorer is a great free tool offering the following great features.

Free Android Explorer


  • Multiple Device Support
  • Copy and auto-apply
  • Copy local files to device
  • Auto detection of connected/disconnected device
  • APK file icon and extended information
  • Device command shell window
  • Reboot device
  • Reboot device in to recovery mode
  • Open files for viewing / execution locally with the default file type executable
  • Drag & Drop file copy from Explorer
  • Flash Recovery Image
  • Package Manager (Install & Uninstall)
  • No need to mount SD card to access files from computer
  • Access files in other directories besides SD card
  • Copy files from device to local clipboard
  • Paste files from local clipboard to device
  • Open files on local machine
  • Display open with dialog to specify what to open a file with
  • Right click APK and Uninstall
  • Right click APK and Install
  • Delete files from device
  • Take a Screen Shot (landscape or portrait)
  • Plugins can register as a component to open files
  • Open from within MY Computer
  • Should now work with more ROMs as long as they are Rooted and have busybox
  • Device “Friendly Name” instead of device serial number.
  • Android Screencast Plugin – Control your android device with your mouse and keyboard
  • Install/Uninstall APK files right from explorer
  • Standalone plugin runner (will mainly be used for windows 7 jump lists and the apk installer but can be used to run any plugin.
  • Better Hero Support
  • Backup the “Google Experience” applications and creates an containing the applications
  • Use an existing Android SDK with Droid Explorer, or let Droid Explorer set up the SDK for you.



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This will work under pretty much any installation of window from XP onwards.


  • Windows XP or later
  • .NET Framework 3.5 SP1 
  • Rooted Android Device with busybox
  • Windows USB Drivers
  • Android SDK – You must install the tools, platform-tools and at least 1 of the platform sdk’s. If you don’t you will get a message that the SDK cannot be found.

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