CuteFTP File transfer tool for Windows

Fernando Ortega

Reliable software that enables efficient and secure transfer of files between local and remote systems.

Shareware FTP transferring software download, reviewed by Fernando Ortega

A popular and feature-packed FTP client with a straight-forward interface.

CuteFTP Home is an FTP client used to transfer files between your computer and FTP servers. Useful for uploading and downloading files from an FTP service such as Digital Photos, MP3s, Web Pages, PHP Scripts and more. CuteFTP is among one of the most popular FTP clients on the market because of its advanced features and speed. It also sports a very modern graphic UI. CuteFTP runs on Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP and Windows Servers.

The File Transfer Protocol (aka FTP) is much faster and more flexible than transferring via HTTP protocol. CuteFTP supports resuming file transfers.

Features of CuteFTP

  • Advanced Options: Customize network settings and parameters to optimize performance.
  • Automate Transfer Tasks: Schedule file transfers with a powerful scripting engine.
  • Compression: Compress files before transferring to save time and space.
  • Data Transfer Resume: Automatically recover from broken or interrupted transfers.
  • Drag and Drop: Easily transfer files by dragging and dropping them between windows.
  • File Exclusion: Exclude specific file types or entire directories from transfers.
  • Logging: Monitor successful and failed transfers and view detailed log files.
  • Multi-Threaded Transfers: Increase your speed and throughput with simultaneous transfers.
  • Remote File Editing: Edit files on a server remotely with ease.
  • Search: Quickly locate files and directories with advanced search capabilities.
  • Secure File Transfer Protocol (SFTP): Secure data transfers with SSH2 encryption and authentication.
  • Security: Protect your data with powerful encryption and authentication protocols.
  • Site Manager: Manage remote sites for quick and easy access.
  • Site to Site Transfers: Transfer files between two servers directly.
  • Transfer Queue: Manage multiple file transfers and organize them into queues.

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 CuteFTP demo is available to all software users as a free download with potential restrictions and is not necessarily the full version of this software.

What version of Windows can CuteFTP run on?

CuteFTP can be used on a computer running Windows 11 or Windows 10. It comes in both 32-bit and 64-bit downloads.

Other operating systems: The latest CuteFTP version from 2024 is also available for Mac.

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