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Lanshark Alternatives

Lanshark is described as 'free filesharing tool for local area networks. Lanshark allows you to share files with other users in the same network more efficiently. It automatically detects other lanshark users in the same Network and lets you browse trough their shares' and is an app in the file sharing category. There are nine alternatives to Lanshark for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, BSD and OpenSSL. The best alternative is RetroShare, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Lanshark are DC++, FlylinkDC++, EiskaltDC++ and ApexDC++.

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  • Linux

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    RetroShare

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • BSD
    • OpenSSL
    • OpenPGP
    94 alternatives to RetroShare 

    RetroShare is a open source cross-platform, private and secure decentralized communication system. It lets you to securely chat, share photos, videos, and more, using OpenPGP to authenticate peers and .

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    1.  DecentralizedRetroShare is based on a decentralized infrastructure with no single entity controlling it.
    2.  Privacy focusedRetroShare is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
    3.  End-to-End EncryptionRetroShare has E2E Encryption, for entire or parts of the app.
    4.  GPG EncryptionRetroShare supports GPG (aka GnuPG) for encryption of things like emails, messages, files, etc.
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    DC++

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    15 alternatives to DC++ 

    DC++ is an open source client for Windows for the Direct Connect protocol. Direct Connect allows you to share files over the internet without restrictions or limits. The client is completely free of advertisements and has a nice, easy to use interface. Firewall and router suppor.

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    FlylinkDC++

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    8 alternatives to FlylinkDC++ 

    FlylinkDC++ is a free and open-source, peer-to-peer file-sharing client that can be used to connect to the Direct Connect network or to the ADC protocol. Is derived from the client DC++ and is based on the source code ApexDC + + 0.4.

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    1.  PortableFlylinkDC++ can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    EiskaltDC++

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Haiku
    9 alternatives to EiskaltDC++ 

    EiskaltDC++ is a program for UNIX-like systems that uses the Direct Connect and ADC protocol. It is compatible with other DC clients, such as the original DC from Neomodus, DC++ and derivatives. EiskaltDC++ also interoperates with all common DC hub software.

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    ApexDC++

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    9 alternatives to ApexDC++ 

    ApexDC.net is the home of an innovative P2P program using the Direct Connect and ADC networks. ApexDC++ is free to download and provides the ability to achieve truly fast downloads.

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    StrongDC++

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    9 alternatives to StrongDC++ 

    StrongDC++ is a client for sharing files in Direct Connect network by using NMDC and ADC protocols. It is modification of program DC++ and it brings many news and features from other modification. Since DC++ is developed under GNU/GPL, you can download source and modify it.

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    AirDC++

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    • Linux
    9 alternatives to AirDC++ 

    AirDC++ is an easy way to share files between users. It is easy to adopt for new users but also includes many more advanced features.

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    LinuxDC++

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • BSD
    8 alternatives to LinuxDC++ 

    LinuxDC++ is a port of DC++ direct connect client to Linux. Or, to any POSIX-compliant Unix really, but since the Unix developers have access to is Linux this is the only one supported at the moment.

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    Discontinued

    The project seems to be abandoned. Last version, 1.1.0, released in April 2011, can be still downloaded from Launchpad

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    Jucy

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    8 alternatives to Jucy 

    A secure and easy to use multiplatform client for Direct Connect.

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