Download File Transfer Protocol - Best Software & Apps

  • Adobe Dreamweaver CC

    2017

    License
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    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    The industry standard for web design

    7
    2255 votes
    • PROS: Packed with powerful tools , Excellent multimedia integration, Support for many coding languages, Improved CSS inspection, Integration with WordPress, Joomla! etc, Writes good clean code
    • CONS: Lengthy installation process , Takes a while for beginners to get to grips with, Requires Creative Suite subscription
  • Cyberduck

    (19798) 5.1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac
    Windows

    Elegant and efficient free FTP client

    6
    470 votes
    • PROS: Handles FTP, SFTP, Webdav and S3, Integration with external editors, Elegant interface, Integrated with Dropbox
    • CONS: Transfers may time out on SSL connections
  • FileZilla

    3.14.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Awesome free FTP client

    8
    1143 votes
    • PROS: Fast and efficient, Handles large transfers, Secure, Remote file search, Filters
    • CONS: Can't schedule transfers
  • FlashGet

    3.7.0.1203

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A speedy download manager

    8
    3963 votes
    • PROS: Increases download speed, Download multiple files simultaneously, Monitors clipboard and web browser, Organizes downloads in categories, Support for eMule and BitTorrent files
    • CONS: Requires a separate plug-in to work with Firefox
  • Microsoft WebMatrix

    2.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Pack for Web development with SQL and ASP.NET

    7
    72 votes
    • Transmit

      4.4.8

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      Platform
      Mac

      Elegant and functional FTP client for Macs

      7
      160 votes
      • PROS: Fast transfers, Great interface, Integration with Spotlight and Finder
      • CONS: May ocassionally be unstable
    • WinSCP

      5.1.8

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Safe, open-source file transfers

      7
      163 votes
      • PROS: Ensures FTP transfers are secure, Supports session saving, 2 interface styles, Excellent security configuration, Pared-down style
      • CONS: Not as simple as other FTP clients, Takes a while to configure security settings
    • FireFTP

      2.0.7

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      FTP server integrated into Firefox

      7
      95 votes
      • PROS: Integrates an FTP client into Firefox, Easy to use, Saves profiles
      • CONS: Sometimes seems to drop connections
    • Total Commander

      7.56a

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      Platform
      Windows
      Android
      Windows Mobile
      Pocket PC

      Based on Windows Explorer but with more functionality

      9
      532 votes
      • PROS: Highly customizable, Includes nice extra tools
      • CONS: Not user friendly for beginners, Quite plain interface
    • FileZilla Server

      0.9.44

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Powerful open source FTP server

      8
      102 votes
      • Fugu

        1.2.0

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Mac

        Open source SFTP

        6
        31 votes
        • PROS: SFTP, SCP, SSH, Directory upload
        • CONS: Rudimentary interface
      • Coda

        2.0.11

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        Platform
        Mac
        Web Apps

        One-window web development

        7
        106 votes
        • PROS: Integration of core features, Leopard GUI, Code completion, Collection of built in books
        • CONS: Can be overwhelming for first time users
      • Total Network Monitor

        2.2.0

        License
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        Platform
        Windows

        Comprehensive monitoring tool for system admins

        7
        32 votes
        • PROS: Nice interface layout, Devices can be added manually or via a wizard, Detailed log reports
        • CONS: Not suitable for the casual user
      • AnyConnect

        4.0.05062

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Android

        A Free program for Android‚ by Cisco Systems Inc.

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        • Yummy FTP

          1.11.9

          License
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          Platform
          Mac

          The FTP/SFTP client Mac OS X style

          9
          67 votes
          • Pidgin

            2.10.7

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            Multi-protocol instant messaging for everyone

            8
            488 votes
            • PROS: Very easy to set up and use, Lots of configuration options, File transfer
            • CONS: Statuses (available, invisible etc) buggy
          • FlashFXP

            4.4.2.2016

            License
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            Platform
            Windows

            Connect to a variety of servers via FTP

            9
            127 votes
            • SmartFTP

              6.0.2138

              License
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              Platform
              Windows

              Quickly transfer files across the Internet

              8
              371 votes
              • PROS: Mulitple FTP connections, Drag-and-drop transfers, Site to site transfer, Create specific queues
              • CONS: A bit complex for beginners
            • File Expert

              8.2.0

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Android

              Gestión de archivos completa y con opciones avanzadas

              8
              25 votes
              • PROS: Permite compartir archivos con el PC vía WiFi, Incluye funcionalidades avanzadas, Útil para gestionar archivos por lotes, Prmite hacer copias de seguridad de apps, Muchas opciones de gestión
              • CONS: Problemas de estabilidad, Confuso para usuarios sin experiencia
            • Axel

              2.0

              License
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              Platform
              Windows
              BlackBerry

              A Trial version Design & photography program for Windows

              7
              13 votes
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