Azure Storage Explorer

Free tool to easily manage your Azure cloud storage resources anywhere, from Windows, macOS,or Linux

Optimise your Azure Storage management

Upload, download and manage Azure Blobs, files, queues and tables, as well as Azure Cosmos DB and Azure Data Lake Storage entities. Easily access virtual machine disks, and work with either Azure Resource Manager or classic storage accounts. Manage and configure cross-origin resource sharing rules.

Management for all your storage accounts and multiple subscriptions across Azure, Azure Stack and government cloud

Accessible, intuitive, feature-rich graphical user interface (GUI) for full management of cloud storage resources

Robust security features such as cross-origin resource sharing and shared access signature to help protect your data access wherever you are

Ease cloud storage management and boost productivity

Efficiently connect and manage your Azure Storage service accounts and resources across subscriptions. Create, delete, view and edit resources in Azure Storage, Azure Cosmos DB and Data Lake Storage.

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Powerful, accessible experience

Seamlessly view, search and interact with your data and resources using an intuitive interface. Support accessibility with multiple screen reader options on Windows and macOS.

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Work your way, on-premises or offline

Storage Explorer lets you work disconnected from the cloud or offline with local emulators. This flexibility helps you boost productivity and efficiency, and reduce costs.

Work with local emulators

Tighten up data access

Use the full range of Azure security features, including role-based access control, Azure Active Directory and connection strings, to connect and manage your Azure resources – always over HTTPS.

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Built on industry-leading Azure security

  • Microsoft invests more than USD 1 billion annually on cybersecurity research and development.

  • We employ more than 3,500 security experts completely dedicated to your data security and privacy.

  • Azure has more certifications than any other cloud provider. View the comprehensive list.

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Get instant access and $200 credit by signing up for your Azure free account.

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Manage your data resources

Azure Blob Storage

Whether you’re storing large amounts of unstructured data, exposing data publicly or storing application data privately, manage those resources with Storage Explorer.

Azure Blog Storage documentation

Azure Cosmos DB

Manage Azure Cosmos DB entities, manipulate data and update stored procedures, triggers and other Azure entities such as Storage blobs and queues.

Azure Cosmos DB documentation

Azure Data Lake Storage

Access and manage large amounts of unstructured data along with other Azure entities such as blobs and queues.

Azure Data Lake Storage documentation

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