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Classic Shell – Most perfect and classic Start Menu and Windows Explorer

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Microsoft destroyed their classic start menu in Windows 8. Afterwards, they knew that is a mistake, so in the updated versions of Windows 10, they restored this convenient feature that every Windows user is familiar with and used to use (although they tried to hang in there to see whether it’s possible to force users to be used to use their new Metro Menu design in Windows 8 and the early versions of Windows 10), even if it is still not perfect enough (just switching between Metro and desktop). This case, we have to turn to third-party software for help.

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[v3.2.1] MysticThumbs – Genearte thumbnail and quickview for most popular file formats

As everyone knows, the thumbnail function for file content can bring a lot convenience and efficiency improvement to our daily work. For example, to quickly find the one you want from a stack of files. But we also know a fact that Windows does provide the thumbnail function for files except pictures by default, especially for the files generated by many industry software (such as: AI, PSD, DDS, SKP, SGI, PDF…). Fortunately, we are able to use some third-party applications to achieve this function.
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[v3.2.5] Clover – Give File Explorer multi-tab feature to maximize taskbar space

I believe that most of us are used to using all kinds of browsers (especially for Google Chrome) with the “Multiple Tabs” feature, the convenience given to us gose without saying. So, do you want to give your current File Explorer/Windows Explorer a Chrome-style shell, just like using Google Chrome browser and enjoy its multi-tab benefit? Clover would be your Windows Explorer wings!

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Folder Size – Only best way to display folder size on Windows

Folder Size (for Windows) is an auxiliary free add-on based on service, used to be integrated into Microsoft’s built-in Windows Explorer, so as to give it the ability of viewing folder size in real time. It will work just like the native function of Windows.

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Mp3ListShellEx – Quickly create MP3 playlists

Individually put some frequently listened music files in a folder and then play them, this is the conventional way of playing songs on your hard disk. But if these music files distributes in multiple folders, then it needs us to enter into these directories to play. Moreover, in this playing process, it is always impossible to play according to the sequences of track title, file bit rate (i.e. the quality of music files), album title and so on. This brings user a lot of inconvenience in deed…

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Mini Explorer – Fast and small alternative to Windows Explorer

Windows built-in Explorer, because of combination with browser and some fancy functions, sometimes its open-speed may be very slow, at this time you can try Mini Explorer (ME2 for short), this fast and lightweight Windows Explorer alternative.

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