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Good Free FTP Program

I need to find a FTP program without spy or adware

     

Useful

4:38 am on Feb 21, 2007 (gmt 0)

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Does anyone have a recommendation for a good free ftp program I can use that isn't full of adware or spyware?

Timotheos

4:49 am on Feb 21, 2007 (gmt 0)

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FileZilla

Woz

5:08 am on Feb 21, 2007 (gmt 0)

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Leech FTP, and oldie but a goodie. The author's site is down but you can download here [snapfiles.com].

Onya
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mack

8:16 am on Feb 21, 2007 (gmt 0)

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SmartFTP is pretty good.

Mack.

phranque

8:19 am on Feb 21, 2007 (gmt 0)

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i've tried smart and leech and my vote was and is leechftp.

coopster

2:16 pm on Feb 21, 2007 (gmt 0)

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I don't know the feature sets in the others mentioned, but FileZilla allows you to store/backup your settings and your connections in an XML file. A real sweet feature when you want/need to share it within your company or even if you need to use it on a different machine. You can carry it around on your USB memory stick.

ash1711

3:24 pm on Feb 21, 2007 (gmt 0)

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If your just looking for a simple FTP prog try FireFTP its a Firefox Plugin not many advanced features but I think its quite good.

bcolflesh

3:36 pm on Feb 21, 2007 (gmt 0)

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Another vote for FileZilla.

TomO

10:52 pm on Feb 22, 2007 (gmt 0)

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1 vote for Filezilla here too

thedreamt

11:12 pm on Feb 22, 2007 (gmt 0)



Smart FTP

bakedjake

11:35 pm on Feb 22, 2007 (gmt 0)

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SmartFTP for Windows, and Transmit for Mac OS X

jcmoon

3:53 pm on Feb 23, 2007 (gmt 0)

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I've had good results with FileZilla.

Transmit for Mac OS X

I hadn't heard of that one. I'll have to try it out.

Maybe not ... OS X 10.2.8, and therefore the PowerBook G3, is to ancient for it to work ...

joel2280

3:57 pm on Feb 23, 2007 (gmt 0)

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Ive tried allot of them, but I prefer core ftp lite its free @ download dot com

Great simple layout and easy to use.....the creator did a great job.

wolfadeus

4:21 pm on Feb 23, 2007 (gmt 0)

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Filezilla, too.

johnafrid

3:55 am on Feb 24, 2007 (gmt 0)

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smart ftp and filezila are good

zulu_dude

11:52 am on Feb 27, 2007 (gmt 0)

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SmartFTP for me.

Nadir

12:44 pm on Feb 27, 2007 (gmt 0)

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go for filezilla, really easy to use

sugarrae

9:34 am on Mar 2, 2007 (gmt 0)

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I must be the only person with issues with Smart FTP... it continually won't open when I launch the program at times. Annoyed the hell out of me, so I switched to Filezilla and so far, it's been great.

sk111

4:13 pm on Mar 2, 2007 (gmt 0)

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filezilla is my favorite too

eville84

3:23 am on Mar 6, 2007 (gmt 0)

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I must be the only person with issues with Smart FTP... it continually won't open when I launch the program at times. Annoyed the hell out of me, so I switched to Filezilla and so far, it's been great.

its not opening because you are running a cracked version that was not cracked properly

dreamcatcher

8:20 am on Mar 6, 2007 (gmt 0)

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FileZilla is very good, although I prefer WS_FTP Pro which was free on a computer cover magazine.

dc

eville84

5:40 pm on Mar 6, 2007 (gmt 0)

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i remember using WS_FTP_LE in the early days. It's free if you install as educational. It still seems to be a solid working client.... although you wont find the bells and whistles you get out of a modern client.

willybfriendly

6:00 pm on Mar 6, 2007 (gmt 0)

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I must be the only person with issues with Smart FTP... it continually won't open when I launch the program at times. Annoyed the hell out of me, so I switched to Filezilla and so far, it's been great.

I will echo this. Had a number of recurrent issues with Smart FTP. Swithed to Filezilla and have been very pleased for the past couple years now.

WBF

dreamcatcher

9:44 am on Mar 7, 2007 (gmt 0)

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i remember using WS_FTP_LE in the early days.

Me too, that was my first FTP client. Recently WS_FTP Home turned up free on a cover magazine, but I didn`t like the changes they made in that and reverted back to the Pro version.

dc

WhiteWebServices

4:47 pm on Mar 11, 2007 (gmt 0)

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I'm another happy Smart FTP user.
 

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