FancyDir styles Apache’s default (and rather ugly) directory listing, turning it into something considerably easier on the eyes. Because it uses Apache’s mod_autoindex FancyDir does not rely on any additional scripting engine such as PHP.



A demonstration page showing FancyDir’s output can be found at


Download & Installation

  1. Download
  2. Upload the fancydir directory to the root of your domain (so it would be accessible at
  3. Upload the .htaccess file to the root of your domain, if a .htaccess file already exists then append the contents of the fancydir .htaccess file to your own.
  4. Enjoy your fancy directory listings.



FancyDir is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License. Use and modify FancyDir as you see fit but please include a comment marking this as the original source.