Directory Opus 8
Directory Opus is a complete file manager and Explorer
replacement solution for Windows.
A file manager is, at its simplest, a utility program which
presents lists of files and allows the user to perform actions of
some kind on those files. File managers are useful for moving
files between folders, making backup copies of files, viewing
pictures and playing sounds, running other utility programs on
lists of files, deleting unwanted files and many other
Directory Opus goes beyond the simple file manager metaphor,
and offers you a complete replacement for Windows Explorer plus
many other programs for handling FTP, ZIP, Viewing files and
images, running slideshows and more. It provides you with all
this within user-friendly and fully-configurable environment
within which you can access and manage your important data with a
minimum of effort. Harness the power of your computer like never
Designed for Windows: Directory Opus has been designed and
written from the ground up especially for Windows. Full support
for all Windows Operating Systems from Windows 95, 98, ME to W2K
Familiar Interface: Unlike many other file managers, Directory
Opus defaults to an Explorer-compatible user interface. You can
immediately begin using Directory Opus, with no learning curve,
because it will feel extremely familiar and comfortable to you.
But, you will find that you can easily configure the interface to
fully personalize your system including the use of dual file
displays or multiple displays for special folders.
Fully Configurable Menus, Toolbars and Hotkeys: Directory Opus
supports unlimited menus and toolbars. Toolbars can be attached
to any side of a Lister display or can be independent
free-floating windows. Directory Opus supports user-configurable
hotkeys, both for use within Opus, and globally throughout the
system. The Windows key is also fully supported!
Built-in ZIP and FTP Support: Throw away your external ZIP and
FTP programs - Directory Opus lets you access ZIP files and FTP
sites as easily as local folders! You can copy files from
anywhere and to anywhere - even from an FTP site straight into a
True Multitasking: The object-orientated multi-threaded design
gives you unheralded power to perform multiple operations at the
same time. Why should you have to wait for your computer to
finish? Now you can begin one task and immediately move on the
the next. Zip one folder whilst unzipping into another, at the
same time as you are downloading files from a remote FTP site and
copying yet more files between your local folders, independently
Support for Common Image and Sound Files: Directory Opus
supports most common image and sound file formats. It provides a
quick yet powerful image viewer which lets you view your pictures
without having to load a large paint program! It also provides a
Thumbnails-style view of your folders, which lets you preview a
large number of images and quickly locate the one you are looking
Built-in Viewer Pane: Quickly view pictures, text files and
other types of files in the Opus Viewer pane directly the Lister.
DOpus supports a viewer plug-in driver system so you can add new
drivers for the specific file formats you wish to view as they
Powerful built-in Viewers Plug-Ins: Directory Opus comes with
powerful in-built plug-ins for the viewers which can give you the
ability to instantly view images, text files, ZIP files, Word and
Excel documents, Acrobat files and many other types of files.
Enhanced Support for Digital Images: More than any other file
manager, Directory Opus give you full access to the hidden
details of the EXIF format for images from digital cameras. You
can now sort images by any field and view all the information
about your photos from shooting time, shutter speed, aperture,
subject distance, metering type and more...
Enhanced Finding and Searching: Directory Opus lets you
quickly locate the files you need, with an extremely powerful
search system. Does Explorer let you search for Led Zeppelin MP3
files recorded at a bit rate of 160 sometime between last
Thursday and today? Opus does!
Powerful Internal Command Set: With Directory Opus you are not
just limited to functions given to you by the programmer.
Directory Opus's functions are built upon the most powerful file
management command language available in any file manager. You
can harness this easily to create your own functions commands to
perform the actions that YOU want to do.
There are many more features available in Directory Opus, far
too many to list here. Why not download a free evaluation copy
and see for yourself? We guarantee you won't want to go back to