The FileZilla software program is a free-to-use (open source) FTP utility, allowing a user to transfer files from a local computer to a remote computer. FileZilla is available as a client version and a server version.
FileZilla has dozens of features, including some of the below popular features.
- Site Manager - create and store a list of FTP servers and associated connection data.
- Directory Comparison - allows a user to compare contents of a local and remote directory.
- File and Folder View - similar to a file manager, allowing a user to modify files and folders and providing a drag-and-drop capability between local and remote directories.
- Transfer Queue - displays status of file transfers in progress or waiting to process.
FileZilla is capable of running in Windows, macOS X, and Linux. It supports FTP, SFTP, and FTPS protocols.