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ASF File Explorer

File Explorer is a file manager to browse, add, remove directories and files from a specific server location.


  • Browse directory trees in an intuitive tree interface
  • Create folders
  • Rename folders
  • Delete folders
  • View all files in currently selected directory with file type icons, size and last modified information
  • Delete files
  • Upload files to currently selected directory
  • Limit file extensions from configuration file
  • Upload file with progress bar to indicate bytes uploaded
  • Upload multiple files at once
  • Download and save a file
  • Rename files
  • Browse an FTP server
  • Can be extended to use other component that implements the same file/directory functions (getDirectories, getFiles, renameFolder, etc)



File Explorer zip


ColdFusion MX 7.01


  1. Copy the folder in your webroot
  2. Open fileexplorer.ini and make the necessary modifications


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Future improvements (TO DO list)

  • Select multiple files or a folder and download a zip file
  • Upload a zip and expand it at server
  • Select and delete multiple files


Browsing directories

Viewing files in a directory

Uploading multiple files

Uploading progress

Renaming a file

Deleting a file

Renaming a directory

Creating a new folder