Open Source ExpanDrive Alternatives
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.
- - FileZilla is the most popular Windows, Mac & Linux alternative to ExpanDrive.
- - FileZilla is the most popular Open Source & free alternative to ExpanDrive.
Be aware that installing FileZilla on your computer might install some bundleware/malware on your machine.
Comments about FileZilla as a Alternative to ExpanDrive
It's only an FTP client -- it CAN NOT connect to modern cloud file shares like Google Drive, One Drive, DropBox etc3
Rclone ("rsync for cloud storage") is a command-line program to sync files and directories to and from different cloud storage providers.
Comments about Rclone as a Alternative to ExpanDrive
It needs proficiency at the Linux command line -- a bar high enough to exclude the lay person who wants to ditch the tyranny of Micro$oft and opt for the benevolence of Linux. Only to be stumped by such discrimination!0
ExpanDrive is for mounting. Rclone, while powerful in other ways, does not do this.-1
Expandrive doesn't sync, it mounts. Rclone doesn't do this.-6
A Dropbox-like file manager that let you manage your data anywhere it is located: FTP, SFTP, WebDAV, Git, S3, Minio, Dropbox, Google Drive.
- - Filestash is the most popular SaaS & Self-Hosted alternative to ExpanDrive.
WinFsp, Windows File System Proxy, is a set of software components for Windows computers that allows the creation of user mode file systems. In this sense it is similar to FUSE (Filesystem in Userspace), which provides the same functionality on UNIX-like computers.
FUSE filesystem for Google Drive google-drive-ocamlfuse is a FUSE-based file system backed by Google Drive, written in OCaml. It lets you mount your Google Drive on Linux.
win-sshfs is a SSH(SFTP) filesystem made using Dokan and SSH.NET library that allows you to mount remote computers via SFTP protocol like windows network drives. You may also need to acquire Dokan DLL from: .Discontinued
The project is currently on hiatus and probably will not have new releases till the end of the year.
Opinions about win-sshfs as a Alternative to ExpanDrive
Swish adds support for SFTP to Windows Explorer so you can access your files on another computer securely via SSH.Discontinued
The project seems no longer developed. Last version, 0.8.0, released in June 2013, can be still downloaded from the official website. Latest commit on GitHub was left in March 2016
SSHFS-Win is a minimal port of SSHFS to Windows. Under the hood it uses Cygwin for the POSIX environment and WinFsp for the FUSE functionality.
Dokan SSHFS is a program that mounts remote file systems using SSH. Dokan SSHFS depends on Dokan Library which you can find on the application's website.
Dokan SSHFS FeaturesDiscontinued
"The project is looking for a maintainerPlease reach out to @Liryna if you would be interested to update and maintain the project!"https://github.com/dokan-dev/dokan-sshfs