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Windows 7: Windows 8 file manager in Windows 7


25 Apr 2014   #1
bl00keRs

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit
 
 
Windows 8 file manager in Windows 7

Is there any program or modification for W7 which changes the look of file management (copy, move, delete) like in W8? Can't find anything myself.




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25 Apr 2014   #2
Gator

Dual Boot: Windows 8.1 & Server 2012r2 VMs: Kali Linux, Backbox, Matriux, Windows 8.1
 
 

I don't personally know of a way to get that exact style on Windows 7 but you can try Teracopy.. But it won't be exactly what you're looking for IMO.

Try some of the things in this article, adding Teracopy is recommended and other nice Win 8 features.
How to add Windows 8's best desktop features to Windows 7 | PCWorld
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25 Apr 2014   #3
bl00keRs

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit
 
 

Tried teracopy but it's not what I'm looking for.
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25 Apr 2014   #4
Gator

Dual Boot: Windows 8.1 & Server 2012r2 VMs: Kali Linux, Backbox, Matriux, Windows 8.1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by bl00keRs View Post
Tried teracopy but it's not what I'm looking for.
Yeah unfortunately Im not aware of any hack or tweak to get that style on 7. I'll look around and surely someone else can chime in if I'm wrong.
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26 Apr 2014   #5
A Guy

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1
 
 

Every time I have looked, Teracopy was the suggested alternative. No one has been able to port the dialog to 7. Apparently it is not an Explorer feature, but rather a shell32 feature. Unlikely to be easily accomplished. A Guy
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