Alternatives to Transmit for all platforms with any license

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  • FileZilla icon

    FileZilla

    FileZilla is a powerful FTP-client. It has been designed for ease of use and with support for as many features as possible, while still being fast and reliable.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD PortableApps.com

    • Warning Filezilla leaves you FTP passwords unencrypted (plain text). As such, it is being targeted my malware, that steals the logins and encrypts the websites. It is recommended to use Filezilla Secure (you can find it here).
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    WinSCP

    WinSCP, a popular free SFTP and FTP client for Windows, copies files between a local and remote computer. It supports also FTPS, SCP and WebDAV. It offers easy to use GUI for all common file operations and a powerfull automation with...

    Open Source Windows PortableApps.com

  • Cyberduck icon

    Cyberduck

    Cyberduck is an open source FTP client. With an easy to use interface, connect to FTP (File Transfer Protocol), SFTP (SSH Secure File Transfer), WebDAV (Web-based Distributed Authoring and Versioning), Amazon S3, Google Storage...

    Open Source Mac Windows

  • cURL icon

    cURL

    cURL is a computer software project providing a library and command-line tool for transferring data using various protocols with URL syntax: supporting FTP, FTPS, SCP, SFTP, HTTP, HTTPS, TFTP, TELNET, DICT, LDAP, LDAPS and FILE. cUrl...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Haiku

  • FireFTP icon

    FireFTP

    FireFTP is a free, secure, cross-platform FTP client for Mozilla Firefox which provides easy and intuitive access to FTP servers. FireFTP is an add-on for Firefox. It is VERY easy to use.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux GitHub Firefox

  • Forklift icon

    Forklift

    "Dual pane file manager and SFTP/FTP client for Mac OS X ForkLift is designed to be the fastest, most powerful file manager for the Mac. Connect to FTP or SFTP servers, manage your Amazon S3 account or your mobile devices over...

    Commercial Mac

  • CloudMounter icon

    CloudMounter

    Mounts cloud storage accounts, like Google Drive, Dropbox, OneDrive and Amazon S3, as well as (S)FTP and WebDAV servers to Mac, as local disks.

    Commercial macOS

  • ExpanDrive icon

    ExpanDrive

    ExpanDrive is a Network file system client for Mac OS X and Microsoft Windows that facilitates mapping of local volume to any SFTP server the user can access. It also can connect to FTP, Amazon S3, RackSpace Cloud Files, OpenStack...

    Commercial Mac Windows

  • Yummy FTP Pro icon

    Yummy FTP Pro

    Yummy FTP Pro is an FTP/S + SFTP + WebDAV/S file transfer client which focuses on speed, reliability and productivity. Whether you need to transfer a few files or a few thousand, schedule automatic backups, or perform website...

    Commercial Mac

  • CuteFTP icon

    CuteFTP

    Cute FTP is an utility for transferring files between your computer and a remote File Transfer Protocol (FTP) server anywhere on the Internet. It offers the perfect blend of ease-of-use and performance for the home or personal FTP...

    Commercial Mac Windows

  • Viper FTP icon

    Viper FTP

    Useful and reliable Mac FTP client. Viper FTP is a handy and powerful file manager for macOS, with a tremendous user interface that makes it effortless to use. Viper FTP helps in local and remote file management (FTP, SFTP...

    Freemium Mac

  • FileZilla Secure icon

    FileZilla Secure

    All the the original FileZilla features plus it encrypts your FTP passwords to help protect them from hackers.

    Open Source Windows

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  • CrossFTP icon

    CrossFTP

    CrossFTP is a free FTP, Amazon S3, Amazon Glacier, and cloud storage client. * CrossFTPs main features: Multi-tab Navigation; Unicode support; Bonjour Service Discovery; Archive browsing(.zip,.tar.gz,etc.); Auto-reconnecting and...

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux

  • CloudBerry Explorer icon

    CloudBerry Explorer

    CloudBerry Explorer makes managing files in Amazon S3 storage EASY. By providing a user interface to Amazon S3 accounts, files, and buckets, CloudBerry lets you manage your files on cloud just as you would on your own local computer....

    Freemium Windows

  • Interarchy icon

    Interarchy

    For close to 17 years Interarchy has been the leading Mac FTP client. First released in 1993, Interarchy has been used by hundreds of thousands of Mac users to upload, download and transfer files across the Internet. An advanced FTP...

    Commercial Mac

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    Free FTP

    Free FTP is a simplified, intuitive, and best of all free FTP client! It uploads and downloads files quickly and reliably, keeps your FTP server settings in one place, and allows you to pause or cancel transfers. Make CoffeeCup Free...

    Free Windows

  • BitKinex icon

    BitKinex

    Bitkinex is a multiprotocol FTP client, supporting FTP, SFTP, HTTP (WebDAV). The FTP features on one-click commands list, multipart download and multi thread browse. The WebDAV client features messenger-like user interface, fast...

    Free Windows

    • Discontinued In march 2009, the development of BitKinex stopped and it became freeware. Last version, 3.2.3, is still downloadable from the official website.
  • Flow icon

    Flow

    Flow is an award-winning, beautiful, fast, and reliable FTP + SFTP client. With URL Copying, Droplets, a built-in editor, and QuickLook, it's no wonder why Flow is the go-to choice for those who want the best. UNPARALLELED...

    Commercial Mac

    • Discontinued The program is no longer updated. Last version, 1.7.2, released in May 2012, can be still downloaded from the official website.
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  • Nimble Commander icon

    Nimble Commander

    Modern dual-pane file manager for MacOSX. Quick, efficient and keyboard-oriented.

    Free Mac

  • WISE-FTP

    Wise-FTP is a powerful FTP client - an application that enables you to connect to any FTP server and download or upload files and directories.

    Commercial Windows

  • Syncplify.me FTP! icon

    Syncplify.me FTP!

    FTP! is the interactive graphical FTP(S) and SFTP client by syncplify.me. It supports the FTP, FTPS (FTP over SSL, both implicit and explicit) and SFTP protocols, and it's very easy to use as well as extremely fast. Main...

    Free Windows

  • Steed icon

    Steed

    Stop bothering to jump between applications, you can handle multiple protocols within Steed. Whether you need access to an FTP or SFTP server, or store files in the cloud on Amazon S3 or Microsoft Azure, Steed will help you do that....

    Commercial Windows

  • AbsoluteTelnet

    AbsoluteTelnet / SSH is a secure flexible terminal client with rock-solid emulations that is suitable for developers, administrators, or deployment across the enterprise. It includes the industry standard SSH protocols to secure...

    Commercial Windows

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    FTCrypt

    FtpCrypt.exe is a FREE command line ftp client, who replace the Windows ftp.exe. It is designed to crypt the script containing your ftp command and naturally your Hostname,ID,password. This Utility have only 2 switchs and is very...

    Free Windows

  • WS_FTP 95 icon

    WS_FTP 95

    WS_FTP95 is a standard File Transfer Protocol (FTP) client application for Windows Sockets. The user interface for this FTP client is designed with the novice FTP user in mind. Usage should be fairly obvious. WS_FTP32 is the 32 bit...

    Free Personal Windows

    • Discontinued
  • Ejector Seat

    Ejector Seat is the simplest SFTP client for the Mac. Configure an unlimited number of SFTP disks. Mount and unmount with a single, configureable keystroke.

    Commercial Mac

    • Discontinued Website no longer online, last post on official Twitter account from 2012.
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    emFTP

    EmFTP is a lightweight, fast, easy-to-use FTP client for Windows. EmFTP works with EmEditor Text Editor. EmFTP is compatible with Windows 7. EmFTP Professional supports SFTP using SSH (Secure Shell). The traditional FTP sends...

    Free Windows

    • Discontinued EmFTP development has ended. Now the software is free but unsupported.
  • Cloud Turtle

    Cloud Turtle is a free cloud explorer that connects you to three different storage services: Amazon S3, Nirvanix and Timeline Cloud

    Free Windows

  • DriveMaker icon

    DriveMaker

    DriveMaker Freeware mounts or maps an FTP site to your desktop or Windows Server as a drive letter, for example: D:. Now you can use all kinds of different software to access the files on your FTP server just like the files you have...

    Freemium Windows

  • WS_FTP Professional icon

    WS_FTP Professional

    WS_FTP is the ideal file-transfer solution, offering a cost-effective way to quickly and easily transfer files of any type and size to any FTP server. It does more than basic FTP solutions and offers a level of reliability and...

    Commercial Windows

  • Fetch icon

    Fetch

    Fetch is a Macintosh program for transferring files over networks, such as the Internet, using the File Transfer Protocol (FTP) or SSH File Transfer Protocol (SFTP). Fetch 5.3 runs on Mac OS X 10.3.9 or newer and includes all the...

    Commercial Mac

Transmit Comments

Excellent!

Positive Comment by drezha
about Transmit Sep 2011

The ability to mount SFTP shares as drives is fantastic and well worth the $34 asking price.

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i agree with elminster. To add more, Transmit has great GUI ...

Comment by fanta
about Transmit Jun 2011

i agree with elminster. To add more, Transmit has great GUI. It's pleasing.

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Transmit 4 support mounting remote server directories as lo ...

Comment by elminster
about Transmit Jun 2011

Transmit 4 support mounting remote server directories as local disks, just like macfusion, an excellent alternative!

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