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A must have for any web designer worth his toolbox is a reliable FTP software.

Filezilla is the best FREE software that you can find for this job. There are versions available for most of the popular OSs as well as a server version (Windows only) in which you can setup your own FTP server.

Some of the features for the client version of the software are :

  • Easy to use
  • Supports FTP, FTP over SSL/TLS (FTPS) and SSH File Transfer Protocol (SFTP)
  • Cross-platform. Runs on Windows, Linux, *BSD, Mac OS X and more
  • IPv6 support
  • Available in many languages
  • Supports resume and transfer of large files >4GB
  • Tabbed user interface
  • Powerful Site Manager and transfer queue
  • Bookmarks
  • Drag & drop support
  • Configurable transfer speed limits
  • Filename filters
  • Directory comparison
  • Network configuration wizard
  • Remote file editing
  • Keep-alive
  • HTTP/1.1, SOCKS5 and FTP-Proxy support
  • Logging to file
  • Synchronized directory browsing
  • Remote file search

If you are looking for good , reliable software that is FREE and works like a charm then look no further than Filezilla. It is Cocopine’s first choice when using an FTP client for those arduous upload tasks.