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Filelight – free and open source, multi-platform utility for viewing information about disk usage with a graphical interface from KDE


  • Scan local, remote or removable disks;
  • Filelight allows you to scan a single folder/directory to see which files and subdirectories take up the most disk space;
  • When you hover the mouse cursor, you can view the names of subdirectories and files;
  • In order to get more detailed information, you need to click on the desired sector;
  • Information about files and directories on hovering;
  • Files and directories can be copied or removed directly from the context menu;
  • It is possible to add directories/folders to scan exceptions;
  • It is possible to customize the appearance of the program: change the color (rainbow, system or contrast colors), enable/disable image smoothing, adjust the font, toolbars and their visibility.

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The software Filelight is available for installation on Linux and Windows.

Installation methodOS
DebUbuntu* 16.04/18.04/19.04/20.04, Linux Mint 18/19, Debian
RPMopenSUSE, Rosa Linux, Mageia, ALT Linux, Fedora, CentOS, Red Hat Enterprise Linux and others

*Ubuntu (GNOME), Kubuntu (KDE), Xubuntu (XFCE), Lubuntu (LXDE)

Install Software via Deb package

Install Software via RPM package

Install Software via command in terminal (konsole)

sudo apt-get install filelight

Install Software via EXE package on Windows

Software Information

Language Interface:English, Russian, Deutsch, Spanish, French and others
Description version:17.12.3
Developer:The KDE project
Programming language:C++, Qt
License:GPL v2

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