AirDrop Alternatives for Mac

    There are many alternatives to AirDrop for Mac if you are looking for a replacement. The best Mac alternative is Send Anywhere, which is free. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to AirDrop and 16 are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to AirDrop are Dukto R6 (Free, Open Source), NitroShare (Free, Open Source), OpenDrop (Free, Open Source) and Sharik (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jul 16, 2021

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      A cross-platform file sharing service which allows users to easily share digital content peer-to-peer, in real-time, without cloud storage.
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      Dukto is an easy file transfer tool designed for LAN use.

      Discontinued

      The project is no longer maintained. Last version, released in 2013 can be still downloaded on the official website

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      Almost everyone thinks Dukto R6 is a great alternative to AirDrop.


    1. A network file-sharing application that makes sending a file to another machine on the local network as easy as dragging-and-dropping.
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      OpenDrop is a command-line tool that allows sharing files between devices directly over Wi-Fi. Its unique feature is that it is protocol-compatible with Apple AirDrop which allows to share files with Apple devices running iOS and macOS.
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      Sharik is an open-source, cross-platform solution for sharing files via Wi-Fi or Mobile Hotspot.
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      "Hi. My Name is Feem. I happen to be the best local file transfer app on Earth." Feem works like Bluetooth; but 50X faster. Feem sends files instantly from one device to another without passing through the Internet.
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      Zaypa is a cross-platform transferring and sharing!

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      The installer may contain unwanted apps. Be careful during the installation: Forum

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      A simple static file server that lets you easily share many big files like photos and videos with friends over a local network without requiring an internet connection.
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    2. Pvtbox Sync allows direct, fast, and secure peer-2-peer data transfer between all of your devices including PC, Mac, Servers, NAS, and Mobile (Android & iOS). Sync/Share/Collaborate all your files with ease.
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      Send files to tv is a simple application to connect your Smart Tv android, your android mobile device and your personal computer. It allows you to fastly and easily share movies, tv show or ANY files between these devices through your local network. No Internet required.
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