Manage Your Android Phone Using Windows Explorer

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Droid Explorer is a free tool which let’s you explore and manage your Android phone using Windows Explorer. For Droid Explorer to work you need a Rooted Android Phone with Busybox [link below] installed.

Some features of Droid Explorer:

  • Multiple Android Device Support
  • Drag & Drop file copy from Explorer
  • Take a Screen Shot
  • Copy and auto-apply
  • Install/Uninstall APK files right from explorer
  • Reboot device in to recovery mode
  • Shutdown phone.
  • Open files for viewing / execution locally with the default file type executable
  • Access files in other directories besides SD card
  • Backup the “Google Experience” applications
  • Android Screen cast plug-in, lets you control your device with mouse and keyboard

Droid Explorer has been confirmed to work with the following devices:

  • HTC Dream / G1 / ADP1
  • HTC Hero
  • HTC Sapphire / Magic / MyTouch 3G / ADP2
  • Motorolla Droid
  • Samsung Galaxy / i7500
  • Acer Liquid
  • Motorola Milestone
  • Google Nexus One
  • Motorola Cliq
  • Samsung Galaxy S (SGH-T959) (Vibrant/Captivate/Epic)


  • Windows XP or later
  • .NET Framework 3.5 SP1
  • Windows USB Drivers
  • Rooted Android Device with busybox
  • USB Debugging Enabled on Device