Filezilla, is a great ftp client. I had been frequent user of this ftp application. I used to transfer files with huge size to my WordPress. And it had proved to be great application. I don’t know whether alternatives are available or not but I was satisfied with application. So if you are wondering how to transfer larger files to your site then this is one great solution to your problem. Moreover viewing and copying files are made more easier.
On the website of Filezilla both the clients and servers are available. Filezilla is open source software distributed free of charge under the terms of GNU General Public License. The client is available under many platforms, binaries for Windows, Linux and Mac OS X.
Filezilla is fast and reliable cross-platform FTP, FTPS and SFTP client with lots of useful features and an intuitive graphical interface.
Filezilla is voted best networking program in the 2006 Sourceforge.net Community Choice Awards.
Its features are:
- easy to use
- supports FTP, FTP over SSLTLS(FTPS) and SSH File Transfer Protocol(SFTP)
- IPv6 support
- available in many languages
- supports resume and transfers of large files >4GB
- tabbed user interface
- powerful site manger and transfer queue
- drag and drop support
- configurable transfer speed limits
- filename filters
- directory comparison
- network configuration wizard
- remote file editing
- HTTP/1.1, SOCKS5 and FTP-Proxy support
- logging to file
- synchronized directory browsing
- remote file search