Ghost Commander

Dual-panel file manager

Dual panel file manager, like Norton Commander, Midnight Commander or Total Commander.

Notable features:

  • Ability to copy and move files between its two panels
  • Create or extract (unzip) ZIP archives
  • Transfer files via SFTP - plugin required: Ghost Commander - SFTP plugin
  • Transfer files via SMB - plugin required: Ghost Commander - Samba plugin
  • Full-featured app manager able to access extra info and share apks

Requires root: No, but if provided you can remount filesystems and mess around with system files.

Packages

Although APK downloads are available below to give you the choice, you should be aware that by installing that way you will not receive update notifications and it's a less secure way to download. We recommend that you install the F-Droid client and use that.

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  • Version 1.54.1b1 (329) - Added on 2017-08-01

    This version requires Android 1.6 or newer.

    It is built and signed by the original developer.

    Download APK 1.4 MiB PGP Signature

    Permissions

    • android.permission.INTERNET
    • android.permission.ACCESS_WIFI_STATE
    • android.permission.WAKE_LOCK
    • android.permission.READ_EXTERNAL_STORAGE
    • android.permission.WRITE_EXTERNAL_STORAGE
    • android.permission.ACCESS_SUPERUSER
    • android.permission.USE_CREDENTIALS
    • android.permission.MOUNT_UNMOUNT_FILESYSTEMS
    • com.android.launcher.permission.INSTALL_SHORTCUT
    • android.permission.VIBRATE
  • Version 1.54b1 (326) - Added on 2017-06-12

    This version requires Android 1.6 or newer.

    It is built and signed by the original developer.

    Download APK 1.4 MiB PGP Signature

    Permissions

    • android.permission.INTERNET
    • android.permission.ACCESS_WIFI_STATE
    • android.permission.WAKE_LOCK
    • android.permission.READ_EXTERNAL_STORAGE
    • android.permission.WRITE_EXTERNAL_STORAGE
    • android.permission.ACCESS_SUPERUSER
    • android.permission.USE_CREDENTIALS
    • android.permission.MOUNT_UNMOUNT_FILESYSTEMS
    • com.android.launcher.permission.INSTALL_SHORTCUT
    • android.permission.VIBRATE
  • Version 1.53.10b4 (323) - Added on 2017-03-24

    This version requires Android 1.6 or newer.

    It is built and signed by the original developer.

    Download APK 1.4 MiB PGP Signature

    Permissions

    • android.permission.INTERNET
    • android.permission.ACCESS_WIFI_STATE
    • android.permission.WAKE_LOCK
    • android.permission.READ_EXTERNAL_STORAGE
    • android.permission.WRITE_EXTERNAL_STORAGE
    • android.permission.ACCESS_SUPERUSER
    • android.permission.USE_CREDENTIALS
    • android.permission.MOUNT_UNMOUNT_FILESYSTEMS
    • com.android.launcher.permission.INSTALL_SHORTCUT
    • android.permission.VIBRATE
  • Version 1.53.10b2 (322) - Added on 2017-02-13

    This version requires Android 1.6 or newer.

    It is built and signed by the original developer.

    Download APK 1.4 MiB PGP Signature

    Permissions

    • android.permission.INTERNET
    • android.permission.ACCESS_WIFI_STATE
    • android.permission.WAKE_LOCK
    • android.permission.READ_EXTERNAL_STORAGE
    • android.permission.WRITE_EXTERNAL_STORAGE
    • android.permission.ACCESS_SUPERUSER
    • android.permission.USE_CREDENTIALS
    • android.permission.MOUNT_UNMOUNT_FILESYSTEMS
    • com.android.launcher.permission.INSTALL_SHORTCUT
    • android.permission.VIBRATE