12.6.3 FTP client for Windows

Daniel Gardner

Robust file transfer protocol (FTP) client software for securely transferring files between local and remote servers.

Shareware file copier software download, reviewed by Daniel Gardner
To connect to any FTP server you want, navigate through various folders - Screenshot of WS_FTP Pro
A modern interface and user-friendly wizards - Screenshot of WS_FTP Pro
High-configurable encryption algorithms and security options - Screenshot of WS_FTP Pro
Intuitive functions to rename or delete files and folders - Screenshot of WS_FTP Pro
User interface - Screenshot of WS_FTP Pro
WS_FTP Pro screenshot

Fast and commercial FTP client application which supports all of the common standards, sporting a clean and intuitive user inteface.

Introducing Progress (formerly Ipswitch) WS_FTP Professional - the ultimate file transfer client that's got your back! Whether you're a tech guru or a newbie, you can easily and securely transfer files, photos, and folders with ease.

A streamlined and familiar user interface

Navigating the app is a breeze, thanks to its sleek and modern interface and user-friendly wizards. You don't need to be a rocket scientist to use it: just launch the app and let the wizard guide you through connecting to any server you want. The main window is divided into two panels; one for browsing your computer and the other for managing and organizing all your available FTP servers.

With WS_FTP Professional, you can view multiple local and server connections and transfer files to and from different servers quickly and easily. It's like having a personal assistant for all your file transfer needs!

An FTP client supporting the secure transfer protocols

Now, let's talk security. We know that transferring files over the Internet can be risky, but with WS_FTP Professional, you can rest easy. The app comes with embedded cryptography and authentication features, including SSL/FTPS, SSH/SFTP, and HTTPS protocol connections, OpenPGP, and FIPS 140-2 standards. Plus, it allows you to connect to SSH servers that require keyboard-interactive authentication.

But that's not all! WS_FTP Professional also offers intuitive functions like renaming or deleting files and folders. And if you're transferring multiple files from various FTP servers, the program will automatically prompt you to rename the current file. You can even delete empty folders from an FTP site, just make sure you have the right permissions!

To sum it up

All in all, Ipswitch WS_FTP Professional is your go-to solution for connecting to any FTP server, browsing through directories and files, and transferring documents securely. Say goodbye to complicated file transfers and hello to seamless, hassle-free ones!

Features of WS_FTP Pro

  • Advanced Security: Support for advanced security measures such as two-factor authentication.
  • Automation: Built-in scripting and scheduling for unattended transfers.
  • Compatibility: Supports popular FTP, FTPS, SFTP and SSH protocols.
  • Customization: Tailor the user interface to your specific needs.
  • Data Integrity: Automatic integrity checking to ensure data accuracy.
  • File Synchronization: Easy one-click synchronization of local and remote folders.
  • File Viewer: Built-in file viewer for easy preview of transferred files.
  • Logging: Detailed logging and reporting of transfer activities.
  • Monitoring: Monitor local and remote folder activity.
  • Notifications: Automated email notifications and alerts.
  • Performance: Multi-connection transfers for accelerated throughput.
  • Secure File Transfer: AES-256 encryption for maximum security.
  • Secure Site Manager: Stored logins and connection settings for secure access.
  • Transfer Rules: Customizable rules for automated transfers.
  • User Interface: Intuitive drag and drop interface for easy file management.

Compatibility and License

This download is licensed as shareware for the Windows operating system from FTP clients and can be used as a free trial until the trial period ends (after an unspecified number of days). The WS_FTP Pro 12.6.3 demo is available to all software users as a free download with potential restrictions and is not necessarily the full version of this software.

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  1. WS_FTP Pro Download
  2. File Copier Software
WS_FTP Pro has been picked by our editors as very good.
WS_FTP Pro has been tested for viruses and malware.
We have tested WS_FTP Pro 12.6.3 against malware with several different programs. We certify that this program is clean of viruses, malware and trojans.