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  • 7-Zip

    7-Zip is an open-source file archiver, an application used primarily to compress files.

    Free Open Source Windows Linux BSD PortableApps.com

  • 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.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD PortableApps.com

    • Bundleware The installer may contain adwares. Be careful during the installation: https://alternativeto.net/discussions/applications/11718/be-careful-in-the-installation/
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    WinRAR

    WinRAR is a powerful archive manager. It can backup your data and reduce the size of email attachments, decompress RAR, ZIP and other files downloaded from Internet and create new archives in RAR and ZIP file format.

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Android BSD

  • ownCloud icon

    ownCloud

    A safe home for all your data – Access & share your files, calendars, contacts, mail & more from any device, on your terms.

    Freemium Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone Blackberry Android Tablet iPad ... Self-Hosted Raspberry Pi Cloudron

  • NetBeans icon

    NetBeans

    A free, open-source Integrated Development Environment for software developers.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

  • Launchy icon

    Launchy

    Launchy is a free Windows and Linux utility designed to help you forget about your start menu, the icons on your desktop, and even your file manager.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

    • Discontinued The project seems to be no longer maintained: last stable version, 2.5, and beta version, 2.6 beta2, were released in 2010. The program works anyway and can be still downloaded from the official website.
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    PeaZip

    PeaZip is a free and open-source file manager and file archiver for Windows, Linux and BSD made by Giorgio Tani.

    Free Open Source Windows Linux BSD PortableApps.com

  • FFmpeg icon

    FFmpeg

    FFmpeg is an open source project that develops libraries and programs for handling multimedia data.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Double Commander icon

    Double Commander

    Double Commander is a cross platform open source file manager with two panels side by side. It is inspired by Total Commander and features some new ideas.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

  • OpenSSH icon

    OpenSSH

    OpenSSH is a free version of the SSH connectivity tools that technical users rely on. OpenSSH encrypts all traffic (including passwords) to effectively eliminate eavesdropping, connection hijacking, and other attacks.

    Free Open Source Mac Linux iPhone BSD iPad Cygwin Haiku

  • Meld icon

    Meld

    Meld is a visual diff and merge tool. You can compare two or three files and edit them in place (diffs update dynamically). You can compare two or three folders and launch file comparisons.

    Free Mac Windows Linux BSD Python

  • Beyond Compare icon

    Beyond Compare

    Beyond Compare allows you to compare files and folders. By using simple, powerful commands you can focus on the differences you're interested in and ignore those you're not.

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux

  • Midnight Commander icon

    Midnight Commander

    GNU Midnight Commander is a visual file manager, licensed under GNU General Public License and therefore qualifies as Free Software.

    Free Mac Windows Linux BSD Cygwin MacPorts

  • Nautilus icon

    Nautilus

    Nautilus (Files) is a file manager designed to fit the Gnome desktop design and behaviour, giving the user a simple way to navigate and manage its files.

    Free Open Source Mac Linux MacPorts XQuartz

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    Nextcloud

    A safe home for all your data – Access & share your files, calendars, contacts, mail & more from any device, on your terms.

    Free Mac Windows Linux Web Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad ... Self-Hosted Cloudron

  • SciTE icon

    SciTE

    SciTE is a SCIntilla based Text Editor. Originally built to demonstrate Scintilla, it has grown to be a generally useful editor with facilities for building and running programs.

    Free Open Source Windows Linux BSD Xfce

  • Bluefish Editor icon

    Bluefish Editor

    Bluefish is a powerful editor targeted towards programmers and webdesigners, with many options to write websites, scripts and programming code.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • ISPmanager icon

    ISPmanager

    ISPmanager is a flexible hosting control panel, which runs on Linux, and comes in two editions: Lite, for managing personal VPS and Dedicated servers, and Business, for providing shared and reseller hosting.

    Commercial Linux Web Self-Hosted

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    Quod Libet

    A extensible Music player with Podcast support, web radio, playlists and many more. As it is written in Python, writing new plug-ins is really easy.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Debian Xfce

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    KompoZer

    Easy Web Authoring! KompoZer is a complete web authoring system that combines web file management and easy-to-use WYSIWYG web page editing.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux PortableApps.com

    • Discontinued The project seems to be discontinued. Latest stable version, 0.7.10, was released on 2007 and last development version, 0.8b3, on 2010, but the program is still downloadable from the official website.
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    aria2

    aria2 is a multi-protocol & multi-source, cross platform download utility. The supported protocols are HTTP(S), FTP, BitTorrent (DHT, PEX, MSE/PE), and Metalink.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android Xfce

  • Konqueror icon

    Konqueror

    Konqueror is an Open Source web browser powered by the KHTML rendering engine (and optionally Webkit) which means it supports the latest web standards such as HTML5, Javascript, CSS3, and others.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD KDE

    • Discontinued The project seems to be no longer developed. In August 2017 the ex-maintainer of Konqueror, David Faure, proposed to integrate QupZilla, now https://alternativeto.net/software/qupzilla/ , into KDE in order to replace the aging Konqueror.
  • fman icon

    fman

    Brings features from Sublime Text to the file manager niche. Features: a user interface similar to ST, Ctrl/Cmd+P for jumping to any directory, plugins based on the Python programming language

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux

  • 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.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD Cygwin Haiku

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    muCommander

    muCommander is a lightweight, cross-platform file manager with a dual-pane interface. It runs on any operating system with Java support (Mac OS X, Windows, Linux, *BSD, Solaris...).

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web BSD Java