The default file manager for the lightweight desktop environment, LXDE

PCManFM's features include:

  • Full gvfs support with seamless access to remote filesystems (Able to handle sftp://, webdav://, smb://, ...etc when related backends of gvfs are installed.)
  • Thumbnails for pictures
  • Desktop management - shows wallpaper and desktop icons
  • Bookmarks
  • It is multilingual
  • Can be started in one second on normal machine
  • Tabbed browsing (Similar to Firefox)
  • Volume management (mount/umount/eject, requires gvfs)
  • Drag & Drop support
  • Files can be dragged among tabs
  • Load large directories in reasonable time (faster then some well-known file managers)
  • File association support (Default application)
  • Provides icon view, compact view, detailed list view, and thumbnail view.
  • Standard compliant (Follows FreeDesktop.org)
  • Clean and user-friendly interface (GTK+ 2)
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