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Treebrowser plugin


The TreeBrowser plugin for Geany provides an alternate way to browse through your files. It displays files and directories in a tree view and has more features than the file browser plugin delivered with Geany itself.

treebrowser plugin


  • Project following
  • Basic filesystem functionality
  • GTK bookmarks support
  • Keybindings
  • Filterable list
  • Show content-type icons


  • GTK >= 2.8.0
  • GIO >= 2.0 (optional)
  • Geany >= 0.17


After compiling and/or installing TreeBrowser, start Geany and go to menu Tools->Plugin Manager and set checkbox at TreeBrowser plugin

Download Source

Development Source Tarbal:

TreeBrowser is part of the combined Geany Plugins release. For more information and downloads, please visit


  • Ubuntu/Debian

    sudo apt-get install geany-plugin-treebrowser

  • Fedora

    yum install geany-plugins-treebrowser


TreeBrowser plugin is distrubuted under the same license as and geany.

Ideas, questions, patches and bug reports

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