Access Hidden File Manager on Android 6.0 Marshmallow (How to)

One of the many new features that we did not really heard about Android 6.0 Marshmallow is the built-in file manager. Because the file manager is hidden inside the settings menu, you will not be noticed it on the App drawer after updating your phone to Android 6.0 Marshmallow.

In this tutorial, we let you know how to access the hidden file manager on Android 6.0 Marshmallow. The built-in Android 6.0 file manager is very basic in functions. It lets you sort files, copy files around, search and share them, but it does not have pro features like cut and paste, rename files, create new folder, etc.

How to Access Hidden File Manager on Android 6.0 Marshmallow

1. Go to your phone ‘Settings’ menu

2. Then, tap on ‘Storage & USB’ option

3. Scroll down and tap on ‘Explore’ option to get into the file manager

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Of course, the built-in file manager on Android 6.0 Marshmallow does not have pro features, but is enough for normal uses. Users who need pro-features can install third-party file manager, such as ES File explorer; however, who do not like third party apps can use the built-in file manager.

Kannan is a computer and Android enthusiast, a blogger by passion and a tech freak. His always ready-to-help attitude, knowledge and hard work is what drives him.

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