Browse All Files and and Folders In Symbian Mobile Phones with ActiveFile

by mohit on March 21, 2010

There’s a ‘Search’ option in our computers using which we can search/browse any file or folder just by writing any word/term contained in that file name. This enables us to get to the particular file/folder in a blink of an eye and saves us a lot of time that would have to be spent just in case we had to go through each every drive and each every folder to look out for that is required.

Like computers, our mobile phones too carry a good amount of useful data. So, how does it sound like to have a same browse/search feature in our mobiles? Obviously, it sounds good. ActiveFile as an freeware application for Symbian mobile devices that enables you to browse all folders and files in your mobile phone.

This app comes with a wide range of functions for phones file system and has the following features :

  • File management with 2 panels(File manager similar to Total Commander). So, you can view one folder in the first tab and browse to another folder in the second tab.
  • View all drives/folders/files on phone.
  • File sorting by name, extention, uid, size, date, and ascending, descending.
  • Full file management with copy, move, rename, delete, make directory, make file, file properties, and set attributes.
  • Search files & directories.
  • Send files thru MMS, SMS, bluetooth, infrared.
  • View file/folder details.
  • Multi-selection.
  • Allows to add open with every file type.
  • Compress and decompress file using gzip format.
  • Modify the attributes of files and folder.
  • Quick check of available storage on your drives.
  • Allow multiple instances. So, you can launch.
  • ActiveFile more than 1 instances.
  • Hardware device & network info.
    View running processes, tasks, kernel objects.
  • SMS creator tool to create SMS(fake SMS) and save it to a destination folder(Inbox, Drafts, Outbox, Sent folder) without used your sim card credit.
  • Capture screenshot and save it to a file in JPEG, GIF, BMP, PNG, and MBM format.
  • Memory & battery monitor tool.
  • Have an option to access inbox files.
  • Messaging explorer.
  • Folder shortcut or hotkeys.
  • Command/menu shortcuts or hotkeys
  • Toggle to full screen.
  • Its FREE.


  • Symbian S60 3rd and 5th edition mobile phones

DOWNLOAD the ActiveFile free for Symbian OS

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