Shapefile Explorer [Screen shots] [Screencasts] [Download]
Quickly find and preview all the shapefiles (*.shp) on your computer.

  • Scan your computer using a familiar Windows Explorer type interface
  • Look in individual folders or search entire hard drives
  • Results are displayed as thumbnail previews
  • Group results in collapsible folders
  • Preview files directly in Google Earth
  • Filter results based on filename matching

Screen shots

(hint: click on the images to expand and use the mouse scroll wheel to advance)
Main window
Results view
Points and polygons
Type of layers contained in file
Group by folder
Filter on file name matches
Right click options


(for more examples and demos visit our YouTube channel)
Coming soon...


Shapefile Explorer is currently freely available.
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