ExtFS for Windows® Free

Unhindered data exchange between Linux and Windows®!

  • Fast and easy read/write access to Ext2 / Ext3 / Ext4 under Windows
  • Unlimited read and write operations (reduced to 5 MB/s after 10 days)
  • The latest Ext4 features support
  • Read/Write support for LVM (Logical Volume Management)
  • Supports the latest Windows 10!
Free (21.7 MB)

Features & system requirements


New features
Key features
System requirements


New features

  • 10 days of full speed and functionality usage. The data transfer rate decreases to 5 Mb/s after 10 days, while the product still remains fully functional. In case you only occasionally need access to Linux drives from Windows, the data transfer speed can be increased to the initial rate for up to 25 days with a Facebook post on your timeline or perpetually via in-app purchase.
  • The latest Ext4 features support: 64bit, dir_index, extent, extra_isize, ext_attr, flex_bg, has_journal etc. Linux bigalloc, journal_dev, meta_bg features are not supported at the moment


Key features

  • Full read/write access to any Ext2 / Ext3 / Ext4 partitions. Windows doesn’t support ExtFS partitions at all, but with Paragon’s Ext for Windows, you’ll get full read/write access to any version ExtFS partitions
  • Easy to install. It takes a few steps only to install the tool and it's ready to use
  • Easy to use. Just plug in your hard disk with ExtFS partitions to your PC and you can instantly modify files on Linux partition and use your content however you please. It's easier than ever before!
  • Intuitive user-friendly interface
  • Run at startup and automount feature
  • Read/Write support for LVM (Logical Volume Management)
  • Supports for the latest Windows 10 as well as any Windows since 7
  • No limitation to maximum file/partition size
  • Low CPU load during data transfers
  • Supports languages with non-Roman character


System requirements

Hardware requirements

  • RAM: 128 MB of RAM required (256 MB or greater recommended)
  • CPU: Intel Pentium or compatible, 233MHz or higher processor
  • Disk space: 10 Mb for program installation

Supported operating systems

  • Windows 10 (32/64 Bit)
  • Windows 8.1 (32/64 Bit)
  • Windows 8 (32/64 Bit)
  • Windows 7 (32/64 Bit)
  • Windows Server 2012 R2
  • Windows Server 2008 (32/64 Bit)

Supported file systems

  • All NTFS versions are supported (from Windows NT 3.1 to Windows 10)
  • Ext2
  • Ext3
  • Ext4