With more than 300 million happy users Es file explorer is the most popular Android file manager software on Google Play Store. Unlike most of the file managers for android, it offers many other unique features with basic file managing operations. In case you are new with this incredibly useful file manager, here in the guide about how to use ES file manager.
But, as this guide is for new users I will not cover any of these features. Here in this guide, I have written about all the basic and some semi-unique features of ES File Explorer which will guide you through the process of how to use it.
I’m presuming that you already have ES File Explorer installed on your phone. If you don’t already have it then you can download it form this official download link. This guide is divided into some steps and sections so that it can be easy for you exactly find what you are looking for. So let’s just into the guide.
Using Es File Explorer for Doing Basic File Operations (like Copy, Move, rename and delete files)
Doing basic file operations like browsing your phones memory card and moving, copying and other basic jobs are the most important and normal things that you will be likely to do most of the time when using a phone.
Doing basic file operations is pretty easy, you can open ES File manager. First time when you will open it you will see something like this.
You will on the cd card panel of your smartphone, you can easily change the location just click on the cd card drop down and select the location of the file which you want. It’s easy as a piece of cake you can click on any folder to open it. You can open any media file by doing the same.
Now if you want to copy, move or delete any file or folder just long press on that file or folder, so a second or so you will see option will appear at the bottom of the window. You can select any number of folders or files to copy, move or delete at the same time.
Now below is some more basic operations procedure which you can check.
How to search for files from ES File Explorer
Now we don’t exactly remember all the time what is inside our SD card. That’s why when you need something you search for it. And searching for files using ES File Explorer is very easy. So you will a Search icon at the bottom, just click on that and enter the name or some info about the file you are looking for (you can also specify the location where you think the file can exist) and hit search.
Changing the Icon size of files and folders on es file explorer
Changing the icon size of files and folders in ES File Explorer is pretty easy, just click on the view button (you can find at the bottom of the screen) and select any of the available icon sizes. In case you are not comfortable with the small icon size you can choose a big one.
It can be hard for any newbie to use ES file manager. So, here is this guide, after reading this guide you will use es file explorer like a pro.
I have spent enough time to understand how it works and after using it for a long time I’m writing a guide so that you can understand how to use it. It’s needless to say that – “If you need any help- then comment below I will love to guide you through the entire process”
In future, I will write another blog post on the other less file manager like unique features that ES file explorer has, till then keep visiting our blog and please subscribe to our newsletter to get the latest stuff directly in your inbox once every week. Hope you find this helpful and I am able to guide you how to use ES File Explorer.