WinSCP Alternatives for Linux

Popular Alternatives to WinSCP for Linux. Explore 15 Linux apps like WinSCP , all suggested and ranked by the AlternativeTo user community.

WinSCP, a popular free SFTP and FTP client for Windows, copies files between a local and remote computer. It supports also FTPS, SCP and WebDAV. It offers easy to use GUI for all common file operations and a powerfull automation with .NET assembly. If your looking for more info about WinSCP 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: 9/9/2018 12:38:00 AM

Alternatives to WinSCP for Linux with any license

  • FileZilla

    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. The program offers support for firewalls and proxy connections as well as SSL and Kerberos GSS security.

    • Warning 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
    • Bundleware The installer may contain adwares. Be careful during the installation: https://alternativeto.net/discussions/applications/11718/be-careful-in-the-installation/

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD PortableApps.com ... ReactOS

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  • FireFTP

    FireFTP is a free, secure, cross-platform FTP client for Mozilla Firefox which provides easy and intuitive access to FTP servers.

    • Discontinued The extension is not working on Firefox 57 and later. The developer ended support and development of FireFTP after 13 years. The extension still works on XUL-based Firefox forks like https://alternativeto.net/software/waterfox/ and https://alternativeto.net/software/palemoon/

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Waterfox Pale Moon ... Firefox

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  • muCommander

    muCommander is a cross-platform file manager that will run on any operating system which supports Java. It features a Norton Commander style interface to allow easy manipulation of files with many keyboard shortcuts. Pre-compiled builds are available for Mac OS X, Windows, Linux, Solaris, *BSD, etc.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web BSD ... Java

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  • trolCommander

    trolCommander - fork of the free and opensource muCommander filemanager. trolCommander is a lightweight, cross-platform file manager with a dual-pane interface with tabbed navigation and rich functionality. It runs on any operating system with Java support. It supports multiple virtual systems - FTP, SFTP, SMB, NFS, HTTP, Amazon S3, Hadoop HDFS and Bonjour.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • PAC Manager

    PAC is a Perl/GTK Gnome replacement for SecureCRT/Putty/etc... It provides a GUI to configure SSH/Telnet connections: users, passwords, EXPECT regular expressions, macros, etc. Unique Linux application to impletement almost every SecureCRT's functionality. Remote and local macros. Remotely send commands with EXPECT regexp. Cluster connections!! Connections on same cluster share keystrokes!! Proxy support.

    • Discontinued The project seems to be no longer developed. Last version, 4.5.5.7, released in November 2015, can be still downloaded from the official website.

    Free Open Source Linux

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  • sshfs

    This is a filesystem client based on the SSH File Transfer Protocol. Since most SSH servers already support this protocol it is very easy to set up: i.e. on the server side there's nothing to do. On the client side mounting the filesystem is as easy as logging into the server with ssh.

    Free Open Source Linux Xfce

  • gFTP

    gFTP is a simple GTK+ based ftp client for Linux. Supports the FTP, FTPS (control connection only), HTTP, HTTPS, SSH and FSP protocols, FTP and HTTP proxy server support, supports FXP file transfers (transferring files between 2 remote servers via FTP), UNIX, EPLF, Novell, MacOS, VMS, MVS and NT (DOS) style directory listings, bookmarks menu to allow you to quickly connect to remote sites.Fully Internationalized.

    • Discontinued The program is no longer updated. Last stable version, 2.0.19, released on November 30th, 2008, can be still downloaded from the official website.

    Free Open Source Linux Xfce

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  • bareFTP

    bareFTP is a file transfer client supporting the FTP, FTP over SSL/TLS (FTPS) and SSH File Transfer Protocol (SFTP). It is written in C#, targeting the Mono framework and the GNOME desktop environment. bareFTP is free and open source software released under the terms of the GPL license.

    Free Open Source Linux

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  • DPLOY

    DPLOY is an FTP/SFTP deployment tool built in node.js Uploads the latest changes by comparing the version on your server with your git repository.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD Node.JS

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  • Gigolo

    Gigolo is a frontend to easily manage connections to remote filesystems using GIO/GVfs. It allows you to quickly connect/mount a remote filesystem and manage bookmarks of such. It is part of the Xfce Goodies project and also hosted on the Xfce servers though it doesn't have any hard Xfce dependencies and can be used on other desktop environments as well. The only hard dependency is GTK2 (2.12 or newer).

    Free Open Source Linux

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  • Tux Commander

    Tux Commander is a windowed file manager with 2 panels side by side similar to popular Total Commander or Midnight Commander file managers. The main goal of this project is to create powerful and user friendly file manager for Unix operating systems.

    • Discontinued The project is no longer developed. Last version, 0.6.70, released in November 2009, can be still downloaded from the official website.

    Free Open Source Linux Xfce

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  • CrossFTP

    CrossFTP is a free FTP, Amazon S3, Amazon Glacier, and cloud storage client. * CrossFTPs main features: Multi-tab Navigation; Unicode support; Bonjour Service Discovery; Archive browsing(.zip,.tar.gz,etc.); Auto-reconnecting and anti-idle; and more. * CrossFTP Pro version is available by a license fee, which further features: Mutli-Thread transfer; Synchronization; WebDav, SFTP, FTPS, Advanced Amazon S3/Glacier support; CouldFront and URL sign support; Remote file edit; FXP; and much more.

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux

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  • CurlFtpFS

    CurlFtpFS differentiates itself from other FTP filesystems because it features: - SSLv3 and TLSv1 support - connecting through tunneling HTTP proxies - automatically reconnection if the server times out - transform absolute symlinks to point back into the ftp file system - REST command support for partial file transfers

    • Discontinued This project has been obsoleted by LUFS - UserLand FileSystem which besides ftpfs supports sshfs and some others. Please use the new implementation. https://sourceforge.net/projects/lufs/

    Free Open Source Mac Linux

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  • GVfs

    GVfs is a userspace virtual filesystem implementation for GIO (a library available in GLib). GVfs comes with a set of backends, including trash support, SFTP, SMB, HTTP, DAV, and many others. GVfs also contains modules for GIO that implement volume monitors and persistent metadata storage. There is also FUSE support that provides limited access to the GVfs filesystems for applications not using GIO. For more info about GVfs see wiki.gnome.org/Projects/gvfs

    Free Open Source Linux

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