Flow Alternatives

    Flow is described as 'award-winning, beautiful, fast, and reliable FTP + SFTP client. With URL Copying, Droplets, a built-in editor, and QuickLook, it's no wonder why Flow is the go-to choice for those who want the best' and is an app in the File Sharing category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Flow for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, PortableApps.com and Xfce. The best alternative is FileZilla, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Flow are WinSCP (Free, Open Source), Cyberduck (Free, Open Source), Forklift (Paid) and Transmit (Paid).

    This page was last updated Jun 23, 2021

      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      Core FTP LE - free Windows software that includes the client FTP features you need.
    1. CrossFTP is an FTP, Amazon S3, Amazon Glacier, and cloud storage client. * CrossFTPs main features: Multi-tab Navigation; Unicode support; Bonjour Service Discovery; Archive browsing(.zip,.tar.gz,etc.); Auto-reconnecting and anti-idle; and more.
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    2. A graphical user interface for rsync, which looks-and-feels like a standard FTP client, but uses the rsync protocol ‘under the hood’ to boost transfer speeds. In technical terms, it’s an SSH browser with an rsync transfer engine.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Windows
      Xftp is a powerful SFTP, FTP file transfer program for MS Windows platforms. When applying Xftp, MS Windows users can securely transfer files between Unix/Linux and Windows PC.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      Create virtual drive which links to configured FTP servers. In difference from other ftp-client this allows works with FTP from any program(even if it has no built-in ftp-client). No more external FTP-clients but only one ordinary disk in "My computer"

      Discontinued

      Last version published in 2006 per http://www.killprog.com/fdrve.html

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    3. gFTP is a simple GTK+ based ftp client for Linux.

      Discontinued

      The program is no longer updated. Last stable version, 2.0.19, released on November 30th, 2008, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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    4. Still using FTP? Truck hauls data 30x faster thanks to its modern rsync engine (included) which compresses, de-duplicates and encrypts – giving significantly higher performance and security, right from the first transfer.
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      • Mac
      Fetch is a reliable, full-featured file transfer client for the Apple Macintosh whose user interface emphasizes simplicity and ease of use.
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    5. Bitkinex is a multiprotocol FTP client, supporting FTP, SFTP, HTTP (WebDAV). The FTP features on one-click commands list, multipart download and multi thread browse.

      Discontinued

      In march 2009, the development of BitKinex stopped and it became freeware. Last version, 3.2.3, is still downloadable from the official website.

    6. Yummy FTP Watcher automates uploads, downloads and syncs between your Mac and any number of FTP/S, SFTP and WebDAV/S servers, watching the chosen folders for changes and acting upon them.
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