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  • FileZilla icon


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

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

  • Cyberduck icon


    Cyberduck is an open source FTP client. With an easy to use interface, connect to FTP (File Transfer Protocol), SFTP (SSH Secure...

    Open Source Mac Windows

  • Transmit icon


    Transmit is an FTP client for Mac OS X and Mac OS Classic (which is unsupported). Developed by Panic, Transmit is shareware - after a...

    Commercial Mac

  • muCommander icon


    muCommander is a lightweight, cross-platform file manager with a dual-pane interface. It runs on any operating system with Java...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud BSD

  • FireFTP icon


    FireFTP is a free, secure, cross-platform FTP client for Mozilla Firefox which provides easy and intuitive access to FTP servers. ...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux GitHub Firefox

  • CarotDAV icon


    CarotDAV is a Simple WebDAV / FTP / SkyDrive / DropBox / GoogleDrive / Box / SugarSync client for Windows OS, available free of...

    Free Windows

  • trolCommander icon


    trolCommander - fork of the free and opensource muCommander filemanager. trolCommander is a lightweight, cross-platform file...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Bitvise SSH Client icon

    Bitvise SSH Client

    SSH and SFTP client for Windows incorporates: * one of the most advanced graphical SFTP clients; * state-of-the-art...

    Free Personal Windows

  • Forklift icon


    "Dual pane file manager and SFTP/FTP client for Mac OS X ForkLift is designed to be the fastest, most powerful file manager for...

    Commercial Mac

  • FlashFXP icon


    Secure, reliable, and efficient file transfers. Use FlashFXP to publish and maintain your website. Upload and download files, such...

    Commercial Windows

  • SmartFTP icon


    SmartFTP is an FTP (File Transfer Protocol), FTPS, SFTP, WebDAV, S3, Google Drive, OneDrive, SSH, Terminal client. It allows you to...

    Commercial Windows

  • sshfs

    This is a filesystem client based on the SSH File Transfer Protocol. Since most SSH servers already support this protocol it is very...

    Open Source Linux Xfce

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  • 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...

    Commercial Mac

  • FTP Rush icon

    FTP Rush

    FTP Rush is a powerful FTP/FXP/SFTP/TFTP client sofware for Windows 2000/XP/2003/Vista/Win7. It is designed to fit any transfer need...

    Free Windows

  • Swish

    Swish adds support for SFTP to Windows Explorer so you can access your files on another computer securely via SSH. Swish is easy...

    Open Source Windows

  • gFTP icon


    gFTP is a simple GTK+ based ftp client for Linux. Supports the FTP, FTPS (control connection only), HTTP, HTTPS, SSH and FSP...

    Open Source Linux Xfce

  • CuteFTP icon


    Cute FTP is an utility for transferring files between your computer and a remote File Transfer Protocol (FTP) server anywhere on the...

    Commercial Mac Windows

  • Xftp icon


    Xftp is a powerful SFTP, FTP file transfer program for MS Windows platforms. When applying Xftp, MS Windows users can securely...

    Freemium Windows

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  • FTPDrive icon

    FTPDrive Discontinued

    Create virtual drive which links to configured FTP servers. In difference from other ftp-client this allows works with FTP from any...

    Free Windows

  • BitKinex icon

    BitKinex Discontinued

    Bitkinex is a multiprotocol FTP client, supporting FTP, SFTP, HTTP (WebDAV). The FTP features on one-click commands list, multipart...

    Free Windows

  • bareFTP icon


    bareFTP is a file transfer client supporting the FTP, FTP over SSL/TLS (FTPS) and SSH File Transfer Protocol (SFTP). It is written in...

    Open Source Linux

  • PyroBatchFTP icon


    PyroBatchFTP lets you exchange files with FTP, FTPS or SFTP servers in an automatic and unattended way, using a simple yet powerful...

    Commercial Windows

  • AnyClient icon


    Free and portable FTP- and WebDAV-client software with support for FTP/S, SFTP and WebDAV/S protocols AnyClient is a free platform...

    Free Mac Windows Web / Cloud

  • Staff-FTP icon


    Staff-FTP is a Freeware FTP-Client that has many unique features you will not find in any other software.

    Free Windows

  • Core FTP icon

    Core FTP

    Core FTP LE - free Windows software that includes the client FTP features you need. Features like SFTP (SSH), SSL, TLS, IDN, browser...

    Free Windows

  • Tux Commander icon

    Tux Commander Discontinued

    Tux Commander is a windowed file manager with 2 panels side by side similar to popular...

    Open Source Linux Xfce

  • CrossFTP icon


    CrossFTP is a free FTP, Amazon S3, Amazon Glacier, and cloud storage client. * CrossFTPs main features: Multi-tab Navigation; Unicode...

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux

  • FTP Voyager icon

    FTP Voyager

    Secure FTP client for Windows. Includes scheduler, sync and backup utilities. FTP, SFTP (SSH) and FTPS (SSL). Native 64-bit app, uses...

    Commercial Windows


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

    Commercial Windows

  • My Commander icon

    My Commander

    My Commander (MyCO) is "the small - smarter - fastest file manager in the world", archiver and ISO creator for Windows 7....

    Free Windows

  • Interarchy icon


    For close to 17 years Interarchy has been the leading Mac FTP client. First released in 1993, Interarchy has been used by hundreds of...

    Commercial Mac

  • AndFTP icon


    AndFTP is a FTP client for Android devices. It allows managing several FTP servers. It comes with both a device file browser and a FTP...

    Free Android

  • Dokan SSHFS

    Dokan SSHFS is a program that mounts remote file systems using SSH. Dokan SSHFS depends on Dokan Library which you can find on the...

    Open Source Windows

  • Steed icon


    Stop bothering to jump between applications, you can handle multiple protocols within Steed. Whether you need access to an FTP or SFTP...

    Commercial Windows

  • AbsoluteTelnet

    AbsoluteTelnet / SSH is a secure flexible terminal client with rock-solid emulations that is suitable for developers, administrators...

    Commercial Windows

WinSCP Comments

Muito bom

Positive Comment by HugoSantos
about WinSCP Mar 2016

Muitos bons recursos, uma ferramenta indispens√°vel.


now has spyware -1 Helpful

Negative Comment by s0me0ne
about WinSCP Dec 2012

the app now comes with opencandy, while its an option, it still creates a folder

I dont trust free apps that do this


Okay, been using wSCP for some time now and this app is def ...

Comment by Rajliv
about WinSCP Jun 2011

Okay, been using wSCP for some time now and this app is definately the best free (s)FTP client out there.

Probably even better than most of commercial ones.


I use WinSCP to establish a SSH connection with my jailbrok ...

Comment by OmgItsTheSmartGuy
about WinSCP Jun 2011

I use WinSCP to establish a SSH connection with my jailbroken iPod. It does everything I expect of it, so that's good enough for me.


Great app. The only thing i don't like is that log is in se ...

Comment by Rajliv
about WinSCP Jun 2011

Great app. The only thing i don't like is that log is in separate window.
Better than Filezilla anyway.


Wow. This is way better than FileZilla! Look at all the fan ...

Comment by UncleNinja
about WinSCP Jun 2011

Wow. This is way better than FileZilla! Look at all the fancy buttons...


winscp is orders of magnitude more reliable than filezilla. ...

Comment by cneg
about WinSCP Jun 2011

winscp is orders of magnitude more reliable than filezilla. filezilla is a joke and has been for the last 5 versions


Works well, solid UI, plenty of options. I can't recommend ...

Comment by katisasoftwarejunkie
about WinSCP Jun 2011

Works well, solid UI, plenty of options. I can't recommend this app enough. After a few weeks of trouble from another open source ftp client, I tried WinSCP and fell in love.