Visualize Directory Size with Total Commander

Are you one of those power users that can’t live without Total Commander? If you are I bet that today’s pro tip will be handy.

If you press CTRL + Q on the directory you can view text information about the folder. You can see its size, number of directories and files.

Total Commander text directory information

These information are useful but could they be displayed in a better form? Of course they can! There is a great plugin for Total Commander from Karol Zoladek called VisualDirSize 1.2.

Total Commander directory information visualized

Wow, pretty neat! Also, the installation is very simple.

  • Download the file
  • Extract the content
  • Run Total Commander and go to Configuration -> Options -> Plugins
  • Under Lister Plugins click Configure
  • Click Add and browse to the location you’ve extracted the plugin
  • Select visualdirsize.wlx

That’s it. Now you can visualize your directory content.


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