Filegear Alternatives

    Filegear is described as 'is the device that connects your new and existing hard drives into one place. Self-host your own private cloud and grow it's storage capacity by plugging additional drives into Filegear' and is an app in the Backup & Sync category. There are more than 100 alternatives to Filegear for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, Windows, Mac, Linux and Android. The best alternative is Nextcloud, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Filegear are Dropbox (Freemium), Google Drive (Freemium), Syncthing (Free, Open Source) and MEGA (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Aug 5, 2021

    1. SparkleShare is a Free Open Source syncing tool. Its light, secure and easy to use. SparkleShare allows you to setup your own servers so you always keep control on your data.
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    2. FileTransfer allows you to securely share files up to 6GB with your family, co-workers or friends for free. Files stay uploaded for 3 weeks. You can send the download link to the recipients' emails directly from the website.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Self-Hosted
      • NGINX
      • Apache HTTP Server
      • PHP
      • Cloudron
      • lighttpd
      Jirafeau is a web site permitting to upload a file in a simple way and give an unique link to it. A demonstration of the latest version is available on jirafeau.
      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      • Kindle Fire
      Amazon Drive is your hard drive in the cloud. Store your music, videos, photos, and documents on Amazon's secure servers. All you need is a web browser to upload, download, and access your files from any computer.
    3. A Dropbox-like file manager that connect to your existing storage: FTP, SFTP, WebDAV, Git, S3, Minio, Dropbox, Google Drive.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Electron / Atom Shell
      Google Drive GUI for Windows / Mac / Linux.
    4. Librevault is an open-source peer-to-peer file synchronization program, designed with convenience and privacy in mind. Our goal is to make a better alternative to BitTorrent Sync and Syncthing.

      Discontinued

      The project seems to be abandoned since March 2017. Latest version, v0.1.19, released in October 2016, can be still downloaded from the official website.

    5. Degoo is a backup app for Windows, Mac OS X and Android that lets you back-up your data in the cloud. You also get 100 GB of free secure cloud backup storage so you'll never lose a file again.
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    6. It stores files, encrypts them in the browser and allows you to download them.
    7. Tracim is a collaborative software designed to allow people to share and work on various data and document types. With Tracim, you manage and share in the same place: forum-like threads, files and automatic versioning, wiki-like pages for online information.
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