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Mountain Duck Alternatives for Mac

There are many alternatives to Mountain Duck for Mac if you are looking for a replacement. The best Mac alternative is FileZilla, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to Mountain Duck and 14 are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to Mountain Duck are Rclone, GoodSync, Air Explorer and odrive.

Mountain Duck alternatives are mainly FTP Clients but may also be Cloud Storage Services or File Sync Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Mountain Duck.
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    FileZilla

    • FreemiumOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • PortableApps.com
    • ReactOS

    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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    This alternative is disputed. FileZilla is still a legitimate alternative to Mountain Duck, but it might have issues that some users think are important.
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    Gaspartame

    Necessary in a windows environnement lacking any standard transfer/connection tool

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    zigojacko

    Filezilla is simply not an alternative to Mountain Duck. At all.

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    FileZilla and Mountain Duck dont really do same job

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    FileZilla does not mount remote disks as local

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    CrepeDeLaCrepe

    Not comparable beyond the concept of "file transfer".

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    Deanosim

    Mountain Duck mounts cloud storage as a drive, FileZilla doesn't do that.

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    smammy

    Mountain Duck mounts remote storage as a native drive. FileZilla does not.

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  2. Rclone ("rsync for cloud storage") is a command-line program to sync files and directories to and from different cloud storage providers.

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    smammy

    Mountain Duck mounts remote storage as a native drive. Rclone does not.

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    zz9c

    The rclone mount command allows mounting a remote filesystem locally in linux using FUSE https://rclone.org/commands/rclone_mount/ .

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  3. GoodSync is a high-end professional easy and reliable file backup and file synchronization software.

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  4. Air Explorer is an application that manages easily all your files in cloud servers (Google Drive, OneDrive, Dropbox, Mega, Box, Mediafire, WebDAV, Copy, Yandex,...) and FTP and SFTP services.

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  5. Unify all your storage. odrive makes it easy to access, sync, and share all your files from one place. Integrations to 20+ services, desktop sync, CLI (inc. Linux), placeholders, zero-knowledge-encryption, web client, advanced sharing, and more.

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    While Mountain Duck can mount cloud storage as a volume, I want full integration with Finder as a Folder. Plus, the sync option between computers is amazing. I can load up a new computer and allow it to access the same files seamlessly. Worth the $.

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  6. ExpanDrive is a Network file system client for Mac OS X and Microsoft Windows that facilitates mapping of local volume to any SFTP server the user can access.

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    Most users think ExpanDrive is a great alternative to Mountain Duck.

    Both mount cloud drive SFTP, WebDAV as a Network Drive to use files without sync.

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  7. Insync is a Google Drive sync and backup client with multiple account support.

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    ODrive

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Electron / Atom Shell

    GUI client for Google Drive based on the Electron .

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  9. CloudMounter is a must-have tool for laptop users with low-capacity SSD-drives. You can easily mount most popular clouds as disks without having to download online files on the hard drive. As well as secure cloud files with data encryption.

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  10. Put the cloud on your desktop; access Amazon S3, Dropbox, Google Drive, OneDrive and more. WebDrive lets you edit files on corporate SFTP and SharePoint Servers as easily as editing any file on your computer.

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