Fred / Alfresco Desktop

Solution Name: 
Fred / Alfresco Desktop
Alfresco Content Services: 
5.0, 4.1, 4.2, 4.0


SIMPLE-SMART-SWIFT ECM. Fred brings ECM closer to your users. It looks like MS Explorer and acts like Alfresco. You can drag & drop anything, including documents, emails and attachments, URL’s in and out of Fred. Super-fast browsing and preview (incl e-mail). The Fred design aims to reach zero training for the end user.

Fred is an easy-to-use window, boosting Alfresco for your End-users. It provides a smooth integration of Alfresco ECM with the desktop working environment of your end-user. It allows you to easily handle your documents with any desktop application (MS Explorer, MS Office, Open Office, …) and archive your emails (Outlook, Thunderbird…).

Fred supports the day-to-day handling of documents and does it very intuitive and super-fast. It guides the users on the input of metadata and supports corporate document templates for the creation of new documents.

Fred helps the mind shift of the users from their C drive to the centralized document repository on Fred/Alfresco. Reducing the time to search and handle documents with 50% makes it more attractive to work with Fred.

Additionally Fred works the same way both on your local network and outside the office. Fred is fun to work with.


  • Fast, faster, fastest
  • ECM Governance
  • Zero training
  • Personise your repository
System / Additional Requirements: 
Server side: see Alfresco ECM requirements
Client side: Vista, Win 7, Win 8 and 8.1
Requires Additional Server Software Installation
Requires Desktop Software Installation
Licensing Model: 
Version History: 
Supported by Partner
Support Contact(s): 

Peter Morel
+32 478 217820