Web Server for Chrome Alternatives

    Web Server for Chrome is described as 'A Web Server for Chrome, serves web pages from a local folder over the network, using HTTP. Runs offline' and is an app in the Development category. There are seven alternatives to Web Server for Chrome for a variety of platforms, including Android, Linux, Online / Web-based, Android Tablet and Self-Hosted solutions. The best alternative is ShareDrop, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Web Server for Chrome are Warpinator (Free, Open Source), WiFi File Explorer Pro (Freemium), Warpinator for Android (Free, Open Source) and servefile (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated May 7, 2021

    1. 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.
    2. 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.


    3. WiFi File Explorer allows you to browse, download and stream files that are on your phone, using a web browser via a WiFi connection.
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    4. 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.
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    5. Quick way to serve any directory or file.
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    6. WebSharing enables you to wirelessly transfer files to and from your phone/device using a web browser. You can play and manage music, view your photographs, and manage files on your device using your WI-FI network.
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    7. WiFi File Transfer is a light-weight web server that lets you upload and download files to/from your phone over a wireless connection. Transfer files without a USB cable. The free version limits the file size to 5 MB
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