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    Gigolo Alternatives

    Gigolo is described as 'frontend to easily manage connections to remote filesystems using GIO/GVfs. It allows you to quickly connect/mount a remote filesystem and manage bookmarks of such' and is an app in the file management category. There are six alternatives to Gigolo for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, PortableApps.com and Wine. The best alternative is FileZilla, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Gigolo are WinSCP , LAN-Share, FileZilla Secure and SyncBelt.

    Gigolo is mainly a FTP Client but alternatives to it may also be File Sync Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Gigolo.
    This page was last updated May 26, 2022
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    Gigolo is a frontend to easily manage connections to remote filesystems using GIO/GVfs. It allows you to quickly...
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    1. 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.

      Bundleware

      Be aware that installing FileZilla on your computer might install some bundleware/malware on your machine. See this thread on the FileZilla forum: https://forum.filezilla-project.org/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=48441

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      Filezilla is an ftp client gigolo is for mounting devices and volumes
      Negative comment over 3 years ago

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    2. WinSCP, a popular free SFTP and FTP client for Windows, copies files between a local and remote computer. It supports also FTPS, SCP and WebDAV. It offers easy to use GUI for all common file operations and a powerfull automation with .NET assembly.


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      LAN Share is a cross platform local area network file transfer application, built using Qt GUI framework. It can be used to transfer a whole folder, one or more files, large or small immediately without any additional configuration.
    3. FileZilla Secure is a free FTP client that has all the features of the original FileZilla plus it encrypts your FTP passwords to help protect from hackers stealing them.

      Warning

      It has been clearly 'replaced' by the original FileZilla, see https://forum.filezilla-project.org/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=64&start=1005#p156191

    4. Synchronize your sites with SFTP/FTP, skipping files, based on modification date or size, changing permissions, following your set of rules. Manage multiple projects easily and know what exactly is going to happen before committing.


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      NetFinder - Award winning and very cool FTP/SFTP client with advanced website & general file management, automation, mirroring solution for Mac OS X with a Finder like interface.

      Discontinued

      The software hasn't been updated since 2008, but you can still download it and use it.

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