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Light weight file manager

Thunar is a new modern file manager for the Xfce Desktop Environment. Thunar has been designed from the ground up to be fast and easy-to-use. Its user interface is clean and intuitive, and does not include any confusing or useless options. Thunar is fast and responsive with a good start up time and directory load time.


Developers documentation at; User documentation at

Inbuilt extensions, plug-ins, or add-ons for this program

Thunar-vcs-pluginVCS plugin for Thunar file manager

Extensions, plug-ins, or add-ons for this program

Thunar-archive-pluginArchive plugin for Thunar file manager



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Ted Teah

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14 April 2006

Leaders and contributors

Benedikt Meurer Maintainer

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
DeveloperVCS Repository Webview
DeveloperVCS Repository Webview
Debian (Ref)

Software prerequisites

Required to buildlibpng12 => 1.2.0
Required to buildshared-mime-info => 0.15
Required to builddesktop-file-utils => 0.10

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 27 February 2018.


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