Syncthing replaces proprietary sync and cloud services with something open, trustworthy and decentralized. Your data is your data alone and you deserve to choose where it is stored.
- - Syncthing is the most popular Windows, Android, Mac & Linux alternative to Giver.
- - Syncthing is the most popular Open Source & free alternative to Giver.
ShareDrop is an HTML5 clone of the Apple AirDrop service. It allows you to transfer files directly between devices, without having to upload them to any server first. It uses WebRTC for secure peer-to-peer file transfer and Firebase for presence management and WebRTC signaling.
- - ShareDrop is the most popular Web-based alternative to Giver.
Dukto is an easy file transfer tool designed for LAN use. Use it in everyday work to transfer files from one PC to another, without worrying about users, permissions, operating systems, protocols, clients, servers and so on… Just start dukto on the two PCs and transfer files and...Discontinued
The project is no longer maintained. Last version, released in 2013 can be still downloaded on the official website
Comments about Dukto R6 as a Alternative to Giver
Very quick and easy to use, not great for sending multiple folders at once0
A network file-sharing application that makes sending a file to another machine on the local network as easy as dragging-and-dropping.Discontinued
Last update in June 2019 and last desktop release in October 2017. Android version has last release in February 2018.
Warpinator is a free, open-source tool for sending and receiving files between computers that are on the same network. All you need do is install Warpinator on the computers, choose a group code, edit your firewalls if necessary, and that’s all.
A simple tool for spontaneous, local network file transfers.
Last GitHub commit in May 2021
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.
AirDrop is the simplest way to send files wirelessly to anyone around you. To share a file, simply drag it onto a person’s contact photo. Your Mac verifies that you want to send the file, then sends a request to the recipient.
- - AirDrop is the most popular iPhone & iPad alternative to Giver.
Warpinator for Android is an unofficial port of Linux Mint's file sharing tool of the same name. It is fully compatible with the original protocol and allows for easy transfer of files between Android and Linux devices.
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.
Send files from one device to another by scanning a QR code. No compression, No size limit, Secure and Fast! Like AirDrop, but works on any device, OS or platform!
Send it fast, hop it
Hop is a multi-platform wireless filesharing app supported on Android, iOS, Windows, and macOS.