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Q-Dir (Install)


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This package was approved as a trusted package on 6/5/2018.

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The Quad-Directory-Explorer makes your files and folders easy to manage, either installed or as a portable Windows program.

Fast and easy access to your hard disks, network folders, USB-sticks, floppy disks and other storage devices.

Q-Dir is a great alternative file manager for Windows with a amazing Quadro-View technique.

You don't have to give up your usual work habits, drag 'n' drop, view types, and other standard functions of your current file manager.

No! Q-Dir gives you extra useful functions to make you happy. Save time by reducing mouse-clicks and hand movements . Q-Dir does not have to be installed and can be executed easily from any location, such as the Desktop, and can be carried on a small USB-stick or other memory device.

Q-Dir's file management is based on MS Windows Explorer, but 4x plus Explorer Tab Views and with more functionality! More and more data makes for a larger file management challenge on you Windows OS.

Q-Dir allows you to save folder combinations as a favourite to open any time. Up to 64 folder combinations can be saved in a favorite, since each of the four windows is equipped with tabs (ie 4 x 16 tabs 4 x Tree View plus 4 x Address Bar), different colors for different file types ...

Warning! ► Once Q-Dir, always Q-Dir !!!

Feature list on Q-Dir's website


To install Q-Dir (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install qdir --version 7.06

To upgrade Q-Dir (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade qdir --version 7.06


  • tools\ChocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    $ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'
    $packageName    = 'qdir'
    $softwareName   = 'Q-Dir'
    $installerType  = 'EXE'
    $toolsDir       = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
    $url            = ''
    $checksum       = '89EB621B9871389E9F352B227EA42614079AA8F8DB6BAC6D1C7C97C1519A9A28'
    $url64          = ''
    $checksum64     = 'D7AA968F6C1A2D3A73E69B8C43A6C6F3920644F8A4C18B2159D187D4BFCCABDE'
    $silentArgs     = '/S'
    $validExitCodes = @(0,1)
    $bits = Get-ProcessorBits
    $packageArgs = @{
      packageName    = $packageName
      unzipLocation  = $toolsDir
      fileType       = 'ZIP' 
      url            = $url
      checksum       = $checksum 
      checksumType   = 'sha256'
      url64          = $url64
      checksum64     = $checksum64
      checksumType64 = 'sha256'  
    Install-ChocolateyZipPackage @packageArgs
    if ($bits -eq 64)
        $fileLocation = "$toolsDir\Q-Dir_Installer_x64.exe"
       } else {
        $fileLocation = "$toolsDir\Q-Dir_Installer_UC.exe"
    $packageArgs = @{
      packageName   = $packageName
      fileType      = 'EXE'
      file          = $fileLocation
      silentArgs    = $silentArgs
      validExitCodes= $validExitCodes
      softwareName  = $softwareName
    Install-ChocolateyInstallPackage @packageArgs
    Install-BinFile -Name qdir -Path $env:programfiles\Q-Dir\Q-Dir.exe
    Remove-Item $fileLocation | out-null
  • tools\ChocolateyUninstall.ps1 Show
    $packageName    = 'qdir'
    Uninstall-BinFile qdir

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Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Nenad Hrg


by Nenad Hrg


Release Notes

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Q-Dir (Install) 7.77 193 Sunday, September 1, 2019 approved
Q-Dir (Install) 7.76 360 Wednesday, August 28, 2019 approved
Q-Dir (Install) 7.75 283 Wednesday, August 21, 2019 approved
Q-Dir (Install) 7.74 202 Monday, August 19, 2019 approved
Q-Dir (Install) 7.73 333 Tuesday, August 6, 2019 approved
Q-Dir (Install) 7.72 200 Saturday, August 3, 2019 approved
Q-Dir (Install) 7.71 170 Wednesday, July 31, 2019 approved
Q-Dir (Install) 7.69 220 Friday, July 26, 2019 approved
Q-Dir (Install) 7.68 236 Sunday, July 21, 2019 approved
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