[APP][2.0+] MiXplorer v6.x Released (fully-featured file manager)

5,734 posts
Thanks Meter: 30,490
By HootanParsa, Recognized Developer on 17th May 2011, 03:12 PM
Post Reply Email Thread
Hello everyone!
My name is Hootan. I work on XDA in my free time and this file explorer is my favorite Android project!

MiXplorer mix of explorers (SD, FTP, Lan, Cloud and other storage explorers) is a fast, smooth, beautiful, reliable and full-featured file manager with a simple and intuitive user interface.
This app has no ads, is and will always remain free.
It supports Android 2.2+ (Froyo)
I hope you enjoy it.

The best way indeed is to explore yourself. But here's a brief list of essential features:
  • Easily themable with customization option which lets you select any color you like.
  • Sort, disable and enable all menu options and action buttons.
  • Unlimited Tabbed browsing and Dual panel in landscape mode and Drag and Drop between panels also supported.
  • Easily create Tasks to multitask Copy, Move, ... operations.
  • Different various View Modes and Sorting Options for each folder separately!
  • Customizable bookmarks drawer with essential file types already categorized.
  • Advanced search functions.
  • Custom USB OTG driver. FAT32 (R/W), exFat(R/W), NTFS (R).
  • Html viewer which supports MHT, Markdown, AXml, CHM, MAFF and ....
  • Export/Import all preferences and bookmarks and customized skins.
  • Packing/unpacking 7z and Zip/Zip64 (splitted-encrypted), TAR, TAR.GZ, TAR.BZ2, GZIP, BZIP2, XZ, WIM, Lizard, LZ4, LZ5, Zstandard.
  • All your cloud storage needs accessible from one single app. Choose from 19 providers:
    Amazon CloudDrive,,, Dropbox, Box, Yandex, HiDrive, Baidu, Mediafire, IDrive, Hubic, 4Sync, 4Shared, Google Drive, Meo, OneDrive, OneDrive Business, pCloud, SugarSync, VDisk.
    + clouds which support webdav like (, OwnCloud,, DriveHQ, CloudMe, CloudSafe, ...).
  • Modifying zip files.
  • EPub, MobiPacket and PDF reader.
  • Root access for all advanced operations.
  • User and System app management with data backup ability for rooted devices.
  • EncFS volumes supported for all storages.
  • File encryption and decryption using Aescrypt file format.
  • FTP/HTTP Server built in + TCP server to receive files from other devices using MiX (Send-to option).
  • Built-in Image Viewer (it supports GIF, SVG, TGA, ICO,...).
  • Built-in Media Player + VLC codecs add-on.
  • Powerful Text Editor.
  • SAMBA, FTP, SFTP, WEBDAV supported as well.
  • And many more awesome features for you to explore!

If you have any ideas, suggestions or you found a bug/mistake, feel free and let me know.

Email: [email protected]


Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	3.jpg
Views:	459910
Size:	237.2 KB
ID:	3783167   Click image for larger version

Name:	4.png
Views:	408526
Size:	148.8 KB
ID:	3783168   Click image for larger version

Name:	5.jpg
Views:	391948
Size:	243.1 KB
ID:	3783173   Click image for larger version

Name:	6.jpg
Views:	378674
Size:	239.5 KB
ID:	3783174   Click image for larger version

Name:	7.png
Views:	362620
Size:	91.7 KB
ID:	3783175   Click image for larger version

Name:	8.png
Views:	350716
Size:	113.4 KB
ID:	3783176   Click image for larger version

Name:	9.jpg
Views:	338144
Size:	244.5 KB
ID:	3783180   Click image for larger version

Name:	10.jpg
Views:	326650
Size:	206.2 KB
ID:	3783181   Click image for larger version

Name:	11.png
Views:	315170
Size:	93.7 KB
ID:	3783182   Click image for larger version

Name:	12.png
Views:	302508
Size:	160.7 KB
ID:	3783183   Click image for larger version

Name:	13.jpg
Views:	290918
Size:	181.9 KB
ID:	3783186   Click image for larger version

Name:	14.jpg
Views:	284806
Size:	141.5 KB
ID:	3783187   Click image for larger version

Name:	15.jpg
Views:	276042
Size:	185.4 KB
ID:	3783188   Click image for larger version

Name:	16.jpg
Views:	268642
Size:	211.3 KB
ID:	3783189   Click image for larger version

Name:	17.png
Views:	266364
Size:	138.2 KB
ID:	3783191   Click image for larger version

Name:	18.png
Views:	265794
Size:	186.5 KB
ID:	3783192   Click image for larger version

Name:	19.png
Views:	268036
Size:	155.3 KB
ID:	3783193   Click image for larger version

Name:	20.jpg
Views:	265350
Size:	266.2 KB
ID:	3783194  
The Following 2,205 Users Say Thank You to HootanParsa For This Useful Post: [ View ]
29th February 2012, 05:52 PM |#2  
HootanParsa's Avatar
OP Recognized Developer
Thanks Meter: 30,490


Get Standard MiXplorer
Get MiXplorer Silver
Downloads from any other source are not recommended.

• Themes by @djdarkknight96
• Themes by @TerrorFlatRider
• Themes by Vladimir
• Themes by Marciozomb13
• Theme Corporate
• Guillaume Skins Gallery
• YandLiu Skins Gallery

The Following 2,767 Users Say Thank You to HootanParsa For This Useful Post: [ View ]
1st March 2012, 05:56 AM |#3  
HootanParsa's Avatar
OP Recognized Developer
Thanks Meter: 30,490


MiXplorer Q&A and FAQ (User Manual)
By @IronTechmonkey

The Following 372 Users Say Thank You to HootanParsa For This Useful Post: [ View ]
7th March 2012, 08:46 PM |#4  
HootanParsa's Avatar
OP Recognized Developer
Thanks Meter: 30,490


See List of v6.x language add-ons
If you want to help to translate to your language, send me an email to [email protected]

The Following 373 Users Say Thank You to HootanParsa For This Useful Post: [ View ]
7th March 2012, 09:24 PM |#5  
HootanParsa's Avatar
OP Recognized Developer
Thanks Meter: 30,490


  • Added XAPK installation support.
  • Added VIEW > Options > Change view mode globally.
  • Added 'Activities' section in the settings page to enable/disable activities.
  • Added Toolbar > VIEW > Options > Reset zoom on view change.
  • Added navigation back button option in the Settings > More settings.
  • Fixed some bugs.

  • Fixed executing shell scripts as an unprivileged user.
  • Optimized the streaming performance in EncFs volume.

  • Added a basic XLSX reader.
  • Optimized Main Menu > Tools > Duplicates. It's faster and uses less memory.
  • Enabled Cleartext HTTP traffic for WebDav.
  • Fixed some issues on Android 11.
  • Open your exported settings file > Add "delete_without_asking": true, after "pref": { "main": { > Save > Tap on it and import. It won't show the delete prompt.
  • The bookmarks drawer > APP lists apps by their folders by default. Tap on 'SORT' button in the toolbar > Options > Uncheck 'By parents'.
  • Fixed some other bugs.

  • Target API Level changed to 30. You won't have access to '/Android/data' and '/Android/obb' in Android 11 (R).
  • Added TGS animated sticker support.
  • Added reading raw text from DOCX and save as DOCX in Code editor.
  • Improved Content viewer (HTML viewer) and added basic DOCX support.
  • Long press on Delete button to send files to the recycle bin, if 'Undo' is enabled from the settings.
  • Added 'Extract to...' to extract files directly from the other apps. You can disable 'Open Archive' from the settings and use it as 'Extract here'.
  • Fixed an issue with some NTFS partitions in the previous build.
  • If you've selected the built-in Dark skin. Remove and select it again to update it.
  • Improved SFTP Client performance.
  • Rename the addons extension from 'apk' to 'mia' and tap on it, then Import. You don't need to install the addons anymore.
  • Many tiny fixes and improvements.

  • Create a folder and add symbolic links with any target and long-press on tab > 'Set as home'.
  • And some fixes.

  • Added an experimental Home page. 'Reset Defaults' from the menu in the bookmarks drawer. If you don't need it, delete '/data/data/com.mixplorer[.beta|.silver]/home' directory.
  • Added an option to set your favorite skin as the Night Mode skin. Tap on the Pencil icon in the skins dialog > Enable 'Nigh mode'. If your system is dark, the dark skin will be selected automatically. You need to select the 'Default' skin again, if you don't want it.
  • Removed Delete confirm dialog if 'Undo' is enabled and moving to recycle bin is supported for the storage.
  • Added 'Playlist' in the Player menu.
  • Some fixes and tiny improvements.
  • Fixed some bugs in the previous builds.

  • Added GPG-encrypted text viewer and editor.
  • These characters , @| will be allowed in 'Custom Datetime Format' in the settings.
  • Fixed Notification progress issue.
  • Fixed an issue with importing large settings.
  • Updated pCloud client ID.
  • Fixed some other bugs and tiny improvements.

  • Added 'Auto Hide Controls' in built-in player.
  • Some bug fixes and tiny improvements.

  • Added Auto Remount option in the settings and an option 'Remount as RO/RW' in the main menu.
  • Added '%TT' to add Title tag and '%TN' to add Track number to media filenames, in Rename dialog.
  • Added '%A' for Auto Increment Number, in Rename dialog.
  • Some tiny fixes and improvements.

  • Fixed some issues in the previous build.

  • Optimized deleting folders on Sd Card. If there is an error, let me know.
  • Fixed reusing TLS session key for FTP client in Android Pie+.
  • Added an option to create home screen shortcut for an AutoTask.
  • Fixed the new uploading issue in Mail.Ru.
  • Added 2FA support for Mail.Ru.
  • Added 'Overwrite if it's not equal' in 'File Exists' dialog, if it's supported by storage.
  • Fixed 'Fullscreen' option in Image Viewer, Content Viewer and eBook Reader.
  • Fixed the new login issue in
  • Added 'Type' option in the Search dialog.
  • And some other tiny fixes and changes.

  • Improved FTP client performance and fixed reusing TLS session for data connections. If it's still not working on your system, let me know.
  • Added MiX Dark Grey Skin. If there are color issues, let me know.
  • Added 'Show Extensions' in Toolbar View > Options...
  • Added back 'Editable' option in Bookmarks bar menu > Options...
  • Fixed deleting folders on SD card for some devices.

  • Tiny fixes and improvements.

  • Added 'Show Hidden Globally' option in the main menu. You can enable it from the Setting > Buttons > Main menu.
  • Fixed some bugs in previous build.

  • Moved options related to Grid views from 'Settings > More settings' to 'Toolbar > View > Options'.
  • Moved 'Show hidden globally' and 'Show hidden recursively' from 'Main bar > Menu > Show Hidden' to 'Toolbar > View > Options'.
  • Added 'Drag and Drop' and 'Pinch to zoom' in 'Toolbar > View > Options'.
  • Moved 'App Remnants' and 'Duplicates' to 'Main bar > Menu > Tools'.
  • Added 'Tap to execute' option in 'Setting > More settings', to start operation by single tap on Tasks button. Long press to show tasks.
  • Moved 'Fixed drawer in landscape' from 'Settings > More settings' to 'Drawer bar > Menu > Options'.
  • Added 'Reverse and pin the list from bottom' in 'Drawer bar > Menu > Options'.
  • Fixed MediaFire new upload issue.
  • Added 'HIGHLIGHT_VISITED_FOLDER' color option.
  • Added 'Fullscreen' option for EBook Reader and Html Viewer.
  • Many tiny fixes and improvements.

  • Some optimizations and fixes.

  • Fixed copy to clipboard and some other issues.

  • Added custom 'client_id' option in bookmark settings for Google and Microsoft Drives.
  • Fixed some other tiny issues.

  • Improved 7z compression performance with LZMA, LZ5, ... methods.
  • Added Boot Completed Permission to reset auto tasks alarms.
  • Fixed saving Epub tags with cover and Mobi tags with no cover.
  • Many other tiny improvements and fixes.

  • Fixed some issues for Android 10.
  • Fixed FTP listing for 'ows_nt' system type.
  • Fixed 'Delete Source' issue in Archive dialog. Archive addon needs to be updated.
  • Added 'Delete Source' and 'Remember' in Extract dialog.
  • Some tiny changes and improvements.

  • Fixed text editing crash in previous build.

  • Changed Target SDK version to 29 for Android 10.
  • Fixed some UI issues.
  • Fixed Player crash in previous build.

  • Added custom font and LIGHT_STATUS_BAR options in Skin editor.
  • Improved CHM viewer.
  • Added 'Delete Source' option in Archive Dialog.
  • Fixed an issue with extracting RAR files.
  • Fixed wake up to execute auto task.
  • Added 'Go to' option in Ebook reader > Tap on Title bar.
  • Fixed some other tiny issues.

  • Fixed long-press selection crash in previous build.

  • Fixed long-press on some action buttons to execute task for selected files immediately.
  • Fixed 2fa authentication.
  • Fixed Exif Datetime read/save.
  • Fixed listing wrong files/folders after MOVE operation on clouds.
  • Fixed reading certificate from v2 scheme signature.
  • Fixed copying a folder into EncFs container.

  • Fixed Google Team Drives bug.
  • Fixed wrong Week,Month interval for auto tasks.
  • Fixed an issue with IP scanner.
  • Removed Fast delete option. It does when it's possible.
  • Fixed some other bugs.

  • Removed Amazon Drive.
  • Fixed moving/renaming in WebDav.
  • Fixed wake up for auto tasks.
  • Fixed some issues for Android 10.
  • Fixed video thumbnail issue.
  • Fixed some other bugs and crashes.

  • Fixed an issue with silent app installation.
  • Some other tiny fixes.

  • Added archive format (for local files) and password option in Auto Tasks dialog.
  • Added Remember last password in archive dialog.
  • Added THUMB_ROUNDED_CORNER option for skins.
  • Added Subtitle options and PIP (Oreo+) for built-in player.
  • Added Slide show options for image viewer.
  • Added Breadcrumb option in settings > More settings.
  • Added Cp850 to encoding list.
  • Improved Backblaze cloud to support keys for single bucket.
  • Removed 'Folder Size' and 'Detailed View' from the settings > More settings and added 'More details' in View modes popup.
  • Fixed some root issues.
  • Some other improvements and fixes.

  • Added Save option for entered regex in rename dialog.
  • Added Archive to... option to receive and archive the shared files.
  • Added editing EPub icon in tag editor.
  • Added Night mode option for Epub (It depends on EPub design).
  • Added 'Detailed view' option in Settings > More settings to enable extra info in detailed view mode for Lollipop+.
  • Fixed to start tasks from background in Oreo/Pie.
  • Fixed and improved reading MIME formats with Html Viewer.
  • Updated VLC addon.
  • And some other tiny fixes and improvements.

  • Added 'DELETE' option for Auto Tasks.
  • Added a Dark skin.
  • Fixed opening network files with Code editor.
  • Added some tiny features for Lollipop+ and some other fixes.

  • Fixed an issue with opening shortcuts from home screen.

  • Updated Mediafire cloud.
  • Fixed freezing when creating thumbnails in previous build.

  • Some tiny changes and optimizations for Android TV.

  • Fixed an issue with creating zip file.

  • Fixed opening password protected PDF. (Update Addon)
  • Fixed random crash on exit.
  • Fixed setting write permission in Android Q.
  • Improved Backblaze to save user key (encrypted) to update auth token later.
  • Fixed some Find/Replace issues in Code/Text Editor.
  • Changed FTP server timezone to UTC for some clients.
  • Fixed OneDrive external login.
  • Fixed FTP Server transfer timeout issue.
  • Optimized SFTP transfer speed.
  • Fixed some other tiny bugs.

  • Added 'Teams' folder for Google Drive.
  • Fixed and improved PDF reader. (Update MiX PDF)
  • Fixed some Metadata/Tags editing issues. (Update MiX Metadata)
  • Dropped supporting mips architecture.
  • And some other tiny fixes and improvements.

  • Fixed editing EPUB metadata. (Update Metadata addon)

  • Fixed WebDav NTLM authentication.
  • Fixed reading filename from Zip extra field.
  • Fixed reading searched files for some clouds like DropBox.
  • Fixed some other bugs and some tiny improvements.

  • Fixed generating video thumbnails for LAN.
  • Fixed opening Chrome extension .crx files.
  • Fixed FTP/SFTP Direct Write issue.
  • Fixed some other bugs and tiny improvements.

Attached Files
File Type: txt Changelog_v2.x.txt - [Click for QR Code] (5.5 KB, 3383 views)
File Type: txt Changelog_v3.x.txt - [Click for QR Code] (5.3 KB, 945 views)
File Type: txt Changelog_v4.x.txt - [Click for QR Code] (12.5 KB, 1498 views)
File Type: txt Changelog_v5.x.txt - [Click for QR Code] (9.2 KB, 3180 views)
File Type: txt Changelog_v6.x.txt - [Click for QR Code] (42.1 KB, 2076 views)
The Following 389 Users Say Thank You to HootanParsa For This Useful Post: [ View ]