Make lists of Windows files with file properties

  • Save file lists for Microsoft Excel, Word, OpenOffice and many other formats
  • Choose from over 700 Windows file properties to display
  • Use templates to format file list reports exactly how you want
  • Choose files from File Explorer from different several folders or file searches
  • Increase your efficiency. Save time when making file lists
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describing formats for saving file lists Save file lists in different formats

Use DDFileCatcher to make lists of files with their properties and save file lists in Microsoft Excel and Word, OpenOffice or LibreOffice Calc and Writer. Save lists in CSV, tab delimited or XML for importing into databases or using by other software. Save file lists to the Clipboard for pasting into documents. Works "intelligently" with Excel and Word, recognizing existing file list tables add adding new records to them.

information about windows file properties Over 700 file properties for your file list reports

The Windows Property System provides hundreds of file properties, grouped in categories shown on this list. With DDFileCatcher, you can choose file properties from this list, and some extra useful ones we added ourselves, such as hyperlinks for Microsoft Excel. DDFileCatcher shows example property values to make property selection easier.

how templates are useful for file lists Make templates for file list reports

Easily make templates based on existing file list reports, and DDFileCatcher will fill in the file information for you. This is useful, for example, in web design, for making setup or script files in programming, making HTML files to give a formatted output. There are lots of uses. We will add more to the site later.

ways to get files from windows file explorer List files from File Explorer

Select any number of files in Windows 10 File Explorer or Windows Explorer and use a right mouse click to add the files to DDFileCatcher's file list. Navigate through different folders to add files to the list. Use the File Explorer search to find files for your report.

file list with video properties


files dragged from windows explorer onto ddfilecatcher

File list tab showing file list with video properties. More files can be added to the list and unwanted files remove from the list. Add files using several methods, including saved searches, drag and drop from Windows Explorer, and using file and folder dialogs.


Files and folders dragged and dropped from Windows Explorer onto the drag drop form. Files from different folders can be added or the contents of a folder and its subfolders.

selecting file properties

windows file list in microsoft excel

Properties selection form. Select from over 700 file properties. The example outputs are from files added to the the file list.


File list in Microsoft Excel with file names and information under each folder. The other option is to have all of a file's properties on a line.

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