There are a couple of different user interfaces that you can use to access Alfresco either from a browser or from the filesystem.
Alfresco Explorer is the traditional Document Management client that most people use when they access the repository via a web interface. It has access to the complete repository and also offers administration functionality to handle, for example, users, groups, import, and export.
This client is successively being replaced by the Alfresco Share client, which has a much nicer and richer user interface.
However, there are situations when the Alfresco Share client does not yet support all functionality that Alfresco Explorer provides such as when using advanced workflows or creating ...