How to install CX file explorer

How to install cx file explorer apk to Android Device

To install CX File Explorer on an Android device, follow these general steps

  • Download CX File Explorer: Find the CX File Explorer app from website’s download page and click on it.
  • Install: On the app's page, click the "Install" button. You may be prompted to grant necessary permissions.
  • Wait for Installation: The app will download and install on your device. The progress can be seen in the notification bar.
  • Open the App: Once installed, you can open CX File Explorer from the app drawer or by tapping "Open" from the Google Play Store.
  • Set Up: Upon first launch, you may be asked to grant additional permissions and configure some settings according to your preferences.
  • Start Using: After setup, you can start using CX File Explorer to manage your files and folders on your Android device.

How to download and Install CX File Explorer on Your Windows Computer

Download an Android Emulator:

Visit the official website of an Android emulator like Bluestacks (, Nox (, or Memu (

Download the emulator installer for Windows.

Install the Emulator: Run the emulator installer you downloaded.

Follow the on-screen instructions to install the emulator on your PC.

  • Open the Emulator:Launch the installed emulator from your Windows desktop.
  • Google Account Setup: When you first run the emulator, it will ask you to sign in with your Google account. If you don't have one, you'll need to create one.

Access Google Play Store: After signing in, you'll have access to the Google Play Store within the emulator.

Search for CX File Explorer: In the Play Store, use the search bar to find "CX File Explorer."

Install CX File Explorer: Click on the CX File Explorer app in the search results.

  • Click the "Install" button to download and install it within the emulator.
  • Launch CX File Explorer:

Once installed, you can open CX File Explorer from the emulator's app drawer.

Set Up CX File Explorer:

Upon first launch, you may need to configure CX File Explorer according to your preferences.

Start Using CX File Explorer:

After setup, you can start using CX File Explorer to manage your files on your Windows PC through the emulator.

How to get Cx File Explorer on Oculus

CX File Explorer is an Android file manager app primarily designed for smartphones and tablets. It is not natively available for Oculus devices, as Oculus primarily runs on its own operating system, which is distinct from the Android operating system used by smartphones and tablets.

However, if you have a VR headset like the Oculus Quest 2 or later, which allows you to access the Android ecosystem through sideloading, you may be able to use CX File Explorer in a limited capacity. Here's the step guide on how to sideload Android apps on Oculus Quest.

Enable Developer Mode on Your Oculus Device:

  • Go to the Oculus Developer Dashboard (
  • Create an organization or use an existing one.
  • Set up your Oculus device for development by enabling Developer Mode in the Oculus app on your smartphone. Connect your Oculus device to your computer via USB.

Install ADB (Android Debug Bridge):

  • Download and install ADB on your computer. You can find the ADB installation package from the official Android developer website.

Download CX File Explorer APK:

  • You'll need the APK file for CX File Explorer. You can download it from our website’s download page.

Connect Oculus Device to Your Computer:

  • Make sure your Oculus device is connected to your computer via USB.

Open Command Prompt or Terminal:

  • Open the command prompt on Windows or terminal on macOS/Linux.

Navigate to the ADB Directory:

  • Use the cd command to navigate to the directory where you installed ADB.

Install CX File Explorer:

  • Use the following command to install CX File Explorer (replace path_to_apk with the actual file path to the APK you downloaded):

(adb install path_to_apk)

For example, if the APK file is in your Downloads folder, the command might look like

(adb install C:\Users\YourUsername\Downloads\CXFileExplorer.apk)

Run CX File Explorer on Oculus:

After installation, you should be able to find CX File Explorer in the "Unknown Sources" section of your Oculus device's library.