Tabbed Windows Explorer in Windows 8

Have you ever seen a PC using Windows Explorer with tabbed browsing interface and bookmarks? If not, then today is my article is for those who want to supercharge their Windows Explorer for more accessibility. Since Windows Explorer cannot do tabbed browsing natively, we’ve to use a 3rd party software to add tabs, bookmarks support in Windows 8.


(Also Read: Best Finder for Mac that supports cut, copy & tabbed browsing)

 Clover 2

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(The site is in Chinese. But if you open it with Chrome you’ll be asked to translate it to English. Click translate & it’ll be English)

Clover is an extension of the Windows Explorer, to add multi-tab functionality in Windows Explorer which is similar to Google Chrome browser.

After installing Clover, you will be able to open multiple folders within the same window, and you can also add folder bookmarks.

Features of Clover

  • Convenient Tab page

Just remember that Ctrl + T to open the page, and Ctrl + W to close the page, Ctrl + Tab to switch pages, the work efficiency far more than doubled!

  • Seamless integration of operating system

Clover as an Windows Explorer plug-in, integrated into Windows Explorer, to keep your usual habits, without having to learn new software operation, and immediately you can use.

  • Lightning-fast bookmarks bar

Press Ctrl + D to add the current path, or drag the folder into the bookmarks bar. No longer around to look for the folder to access, instant reach, how happy!


By Saif Hassan

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