HFS (HTTP File Server) Alternatives and Similar Software

Alternatives to HFS (HTTP File Server) for Windows, Mac, Linux, Web, Android and more. Filter by license to discover only free or Open Source alternatives. This list contains a total of 25+ apps similar to HFS (HTTP File Server).

You can use HFS (HTTP File Server) to send and receive files. Its different from classic file sharing because it uses web technology to be more compatible with todays Internet. If your looking for more info about HFS (HTTP File Server) like screenshots, reviews and comments you should visit our info page about it. Below you find the best alternatives.

The list of alternatives was last updated: 11/5/2018 3:30:00 PM

Alternatives to HFS (HTTP File Server) for all platforms with any license

  • The Uniform Server

    The Uniform Server is a WAMP package that allows you to run a server on any MS Windows OS based computer. It is small and mobile to download or move around and can also be used or setup as a production/live server. Developers also use The Uniform Server to test their applications made with either PHP, MySQL, Perl, or the Apache HTTPd Server. It includes the latest versions of Apache2, Perl5, PHP5/7, MySQL5, phpMyAdmin and no installation required. Just unpack and run.

    Free Windows

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  • pyget

    This addon aims to provide a convenient solution to securely transmit books, music, movies, and applications between different devices directly without the need to install either an internal or external plugin. It uses webRTC technology to deliver files in a secure peer-to-peer connection without a server being involved in the file transmission. In this technology, a server (signaling sever) is only used to locate peers (end-user computers).

    Free Mac Windows Linux Web

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  • Laragon

    A lightweight, fast and convenient modern LAMP Server with Redis and Memcached, extremely high performance. Laragon'll turn your computer into a powerful server in a minute so you can host Wordpress, Joomla, Magento, Drupal, and Prestashop quickly and effortlessly.

    Free Windows

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  • Droopy

    Say you’re chatting with a friend on MSN Messenger (perhaps with the excellent pidgin ?). She wants to send you amazing photos she took last week-end, so she uses Messenger file transfer. Unfortunately, the zip file is over 50 MB and it’s painfully slow. Now relax, droopy comes to rescue. You can use it on Unix (Linux, BSD, MacOSX) and Windows. Droopy is a python script so you’ll need to have Python installed. Droopy is a command-line program.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • EasyPHP

    Setup at a glance a pre-configured Windows, Apache, MySQL, PHP environment on your system or on a USB key and develop or present locally your projects.

    Free Open Source Windows

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  • Wefl.io

    Any file size, any file type & freaking fast. Save time transferring. The Imgur for file sharing. No registration needed. Copy the short link or send it by email. All your files in only one link. Our chrome extension allows you to close your browser tab and still upload your files. You can send and use the link before all files have been uploaded! Watch a preview of your files, comment about it & download originals.

    • Discontinued Service appears to be no longer in operation.

    Free Web Chrome

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  • WnMp

    Windows+Nginx+MariaDB+PHP WnMp can serve as an up to date LAMP(Linux,Apache,MySQL,PHP) like server with more focus on Current technologies and also a great clean training Environment for Web Development and Maybe in the future it can be picked and some person develop a Web 2.

    Free Open Source Windows Self-Hosted

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  • Xender

    Xender File transfer - World’s best phone to phone file transfer and app sharing Get the easiest way to transfer file and app from one phone to other with high speed, no need for cable or Wifi or cellular connection and completely free unlimited data usage. Xender is designed to meet the need of the users to transfer file seamlessly with other devices and also iPhone devices thus supporting cross platform transfers. You can share images, games, movie, videos, documents and even apps.

    Free Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

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  • Feem

    "Hi. My Name is Feem. I happen to be the best local file transfer app on Earth." Feem works like Bluetooth; but 50X faster. Feem sends files instantly from one device to another without passing through the Internet. Superhero Features: The Flash: Super Speed Transfer large files in record time. Feem is 50 times faster than Bluetooth. And around twice as fast as Dropbox. Superman: Unlimited File Transfers Transfer large files without breaking the bank.

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone ... Android Tablet Windows Phone iPad

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  • SuperBeam

    SuperBeam is the easiest and fastest way to share large files between Android devices using WiFi direct. Devices can be paired using QR codes (with the included QR code scanner) , NFC or manual sharing key (PRO). No more clicks and manual approvals for connections. SuperBeam makes file sharing as convenient and fast as it should have been, because it is 2014 already! Features: • Blazing fast transfer speeds using WiFi direct. • Pair devices using NFC or QR code scanning.

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Android Android Tablet

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  • Simple Socket File Transfer

    This utility will transfer a file between two computers using a TCP port of your choosing. One computer uses passive mode and listens on a port for a connection from the other computer, which will use active mode to connect to the first computer via its IP address. Regardless of the selection of which computer will use passive mode and which will use active mode, files can be sent in either direction.

    Free Windows Python

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  • LanXchange

    A simple tool for spontaneous, local network file transfers. Supports Windows, Mac and Linux PCs and Android phones. Features - No setup required - Automatically detects files offered by other computers and displays them - Can transfer single files, folders or a combination of both - Allows transfers between different platforms/operating systems - Transfers files as fast as your home network allows to

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android Android Tablet

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  • Digital Pigeon

    Share your digital media with clients quickly, reliably and beautifully. Digital Pigeon is a large file delivery service for digital media producers, creative studios and advertising & marketing agencies. You don't have time for failed or slow downloads. We partner with Amazon Web Services, one of world’s biggest, most trusted cloud service providers to make sure your work is delivered quickly and securely.

    Commercial Mac Windows Android iPhone Android Tablet ... iPad Amazon Web Services

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  • MyAirBridge

    You can send your data via the portal MyAirBridge easily, reliably and safely anywhere, to anyone, at any time. See for yourself that uploading and downloading data is very easy and enjoyable, and, it is free.

    Free Web Android iPhone

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  • Kangee

    Kangee - the easy-to-use Open-Source Personal On-Demand Fileserver. Your communication partner only needs a browser to download or upload files to you. Use it by exchanging links Kangee generates for you.

    • Discontinued The program is no longer updated. Last version, 0.18, released in 2010, can be still downloaded from the official website.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • Easy File Sharing Web Server

    Easy File Sharing Web Server is a file sharing software that allows visitors to upload/download files easily through a Web Browser (IE, Mozilla, Netscape etc.). It can help you share files with your users, customers and partners. They can search for and download files from your computer or upload files from theirs. The files on your PC can be accessible from anywhere without special software. Easy File Sharing Web Server also provides a Bulletin Board System (Forum).

    • Discontinued Program last updated in 2015, website last updated 2016.

    Commercial Windows

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  • HTTP Commander

    The web file explorer HTTP Commander is designed for giving remote access to the Web server’s files. Using only the browser end-users can manage files and folders that are shared to them. There are some rich opportunities for online file editing, cloud services integration and storages

    Freemium Windows Windows 7 Windows 2000 Windows XP Windows Vista ... Windows 8 Microsoft IIS

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  • AnySend

    Send Large Files for FREE. Send AnyFile, AnySize, AnyWhere. Sending files was never so easy. Send unlimited size, Send as much as you want. Send & Share your files or folders & it's totaly FREE. Drag and Drop Sending files was never so easy Just drag all the files, pictures, videos, to AnySend window, specify the recipient(s) and let us do the rest. They will receive it all.

    • Discontinued Website isn't available

    Free Windows

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  • Orzeszek Transfer

    Orzeszek Transfer is a simple file transfer utility that allows you to send larger files to anyone with a web browser without using buggy IM file transfers. Orzeszek Transfer works as a simple HTTP server that serves only the files you have explicitly specified. When you add a file, it creates a URL that you can send to anyone who has a web browser or a download manager. They can then download that file directly from you.

    Free Open Source Windows

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  • FuguHub

    FuguHub lets you set up and operate your own secure file-sharing site, even if you're not a techie. FuguHub is an easy-to-use server that runs either on your own computer/device or on your own private online cloud/VPS server. FEATURES Create your own private or your own multiuser file storage system, and share files with friends, family, or business colleagues. Create and run your own website, blog, and forum without paying an outside firm to host it.

    Free Personal Mac Windows Linux Self-Hosted Raspberry Pi

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  • IO Road

    IO Road (ioroad.com) is a file transfer service for professionals. This means the service is NOT supported by ads. It also has a unique pricing model in this market: Pay As You Go. While the competition typically charge $10+ per month, IO Road charges only by usage (NO monthly fees) and the rates are very low. The free offering on IO Road is also very generous. IO Road works both ways: you can send and also receive large files with anybody in a secure way.

    Freemium Web

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  • MoWeS Portable

    MoWeS stands for the three letter abbreviation Modular Webserver System and makes it possible, to run a webserver based on Apache, MySQL and PHP from an USB Stick or any other writable media (harddrive, flash cards etc.) without installation under Windows (98 to Vista).

    • Discontinued

    Free Open Source Windows Self-Hosted

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