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Windows 7: free FTP program

07 Apr 2017   #1

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit
free FTP program

Hi All,

I had been using Ipswitch WSFTP_12LE since 2003 and just tried to renew. They accepted my renewal, but when I tried t use it, it wouldn't let me. I would like to buy one of their professional programs, but can't justify the cost as I use it for my own website. I only upload 40Kb a month, so I'm not a heavy user.

I looked at several free FTP programs and read all the reviews and one that came to the top is: Does anyone have any suggestions on this software source or can you recommend another? The reason WINSCP looks good, is, if your not using it for commercial gain, it's free.



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07 Apr 2017   #2

Windows 10 Workstation x64

Filezilla is pretty much the standard these days -
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07 Apr 2017   #3

win 8 32 bit

Most web design software has ftp built in
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07 Apr 2017   #4
Mellon Head

Win 7 Pro x64/Win 10 Pro x64 dual boot

I've never heard of, but I use this version of WINSCP to upload to SourceForge and it works great:

WinSCP :: download |

I've never had a problem with it, and it's pretty easy to use.
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08 Apr 2017   #5

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 x64 (Explorer_v6.1.7601.23537)(ntoskrnl_v6.1.7601.24308)

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by z3r010 View Post
Filezilla is pretty much the standard these days -
FileZilla is my favorite too been using it forever. ^_^
oh and to avoid the bundled downloads, click on
1) "Client Download" from the home page.
2) at the bottom of a list you will find "Show additional download options" click on that.. <-- wow, it even copied the whole link lol and I was just trying to copy and paste the text for instruction purposes..

3) then click on the .exe link for your architecture type and u will avoid bundled ads :
Windows 32bit = x86 = FileZilla_3.25.1_win32-setup.exe
Windows 64bit = x64 = FileZilla_3.25.1_win64-setup.exe
for Linux or Macs see the other downloads.
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09 Apr 2017   #6

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit

Thanks to all who suggested possible remedies. The problem has been resolved. I can't say how, but if there is one nice thing about computing...there's always more than one way to solve a problem.

Kindest regards,

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