iCloud Alternatives for Linux

    iCloud is not available for Linux but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is Nextcloud, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to iCloud and many of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to iCloud are Dropbox (Freemium), Syncthing (Free, Open Source), MEGA (Freemium) and ownCloud (Freemium, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Aug 5, 2021

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      Secure, end-to-end encrypted, and privacy respecting sync for your contacts, calendars and tasks. Everything is encrypted on the client-side and all the code (client and server) is open source.
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    1. Icedrive is a cloud storage, backup and file sharing service with browser, desktop and mobile apps. The Icedrive desktop application allows users to mount their cloud storage space as a real hard drive.
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    2. Tresorit is the end-to-end encrypted file sync and sharing solution which safeguards confidential information by design. Unlike other public cloud vendors, Tresorit has no access to users’ files, which ensures maximum confidentiality.
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      fruux is a free service that takes care of your contacts, calendars and more so you don't have to. Never manually copy contacts and calenders between your devices again!
    3. kDrive is a privacy-friendly file storage and synchronization service which enables user cloud storage, file sharing and collaborative editing.
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      Bitwarden Send is a lightweight utility used to share information with another person for a limited period of time. Bitwarden users can easily transmit a file or text, and rest easy knowing the sent information is protected with end-to-end encryption, and will not live forever.
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    4. OwnDrive is a security and privacy oriented cloud storage service that gives access to people’s data anywhere, anytime and from any device. OwnDrive makes storing, syncing and sharing of data easy.
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      Synology C2 synchronizes data across all your devices, such as computers, mobile devices, or other Synology NAS. Build a private cloud and ensure files are readily available when and where you need them.
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      FileRun is a full featured PHP web based file manager with a very easy to use ajax user interface. Upload and download large files for easy sharing. - Upload large files (larger even than 10GB).
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    5. Freehold - An open, secure, and lightweight platform for your files and data. Lightweight and Fast: Freehold can run efficiently on everything from a Raspberry Pi to a multi-core VPS.

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      Latest commit 3d05473 on Sep 3, 2015 . See https://github.com/timshannon/freehold

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