If you are a webmaster you surely know the importance of FTP Clients in managing your website. There are a wide range of FTP Apps available today, but actually none of them stack up well against Cyberduck’s simplicity and ease of use. Cyberduck has all the features that you would expect to find in a modern FTP Software and a lot more that you probably don’t know about. Here is a brief rundown into its features :
FTP (File Transfer Protocol), FTP/TLS (FTP secured over SSL/TLS) and SFTP (SSH Secure File Transfer).
Document based, list and outline view, caching, cut & paste, drag & drop and arbitrary character encodings.
Available in English, Czech, Dutch, Finnish, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian, Portuguese, Slovak, Spanish, Chinese (Traditional and Simplified), Russian, Swedish, Hungarian, Danish, Polish, Indonesian, Catalan, Welsh, Thai, Turkish and Hebrew.
- External editors
Seamless integration with external editors. SubEthaEdit, BBEdit, TextWrangler, Text-Edit Plus, TextMate, mi, Smultron, JeditX, CSSEdit, CotEditor and Tag, skEdit, PageSpinner.
- Open Source
Licensed under the GPL.
Support for Growl, the global notification system. See growl.info.
Spotlight Importer for bookmark files.
Powerful bookmarking in a the browser drawer. Drag and drop bookmarks to the Finder.app and drop files onto bookmarks to upload.
History of visited servers.
Auto discovery of services on the local network
Use Cyberduck as default system wide protocol handler for FTP and SFTP. Open .inetloc files and .duck bookmark files from the Finder.
- Advanced Transfers
Limit the number of concurrent transfers and filter files using a regular expression. Resume both interrupted download and uploads. Recursively transfer directories.
Full AppleScript integration. See the sample scripts (included on the disk image).
All passwords are stored in the system Keychain as Internet passwords available also to third party applications.
Synchronize bookmarks with .Mac iDisk.
Synchronize local with remote directories (and vice versa) and get a preview of affected files before any action is taken.
Modify permissions on multiple files and recursivly.
Convert line endings on the fly in ASCII transfers.
Supports Public key authentication, Keyboard Interactive (PAM) Authentication, Support for various encryption ciphers (3DES, Blowfish, Twofish, AES, CAST) and Authentication algorithms (MD5, SHA1).
Transfer files using Secure Copy (SCP).