FTP stands for File Transfer Protocol. In a nutshell, FTP is used to transfer computer files. … FTP essentially transfers these web page files to the computer server so others can access them. FTP can also be used to download files or programs from the Internet to your computer.
A good program for FTP is FileZilla Pro
FileZilla Pro is a fast and reliable cross-platform FTP, FTPS and SFTP client with an intuitive graphical user interface. FileZilla Pro works also with Amazon S3, Backblaze B2, Dropbox, Google Cloud, Google Drive, Microsoft Azure, Microsoft OneDrive, Microsoft OneDrive for Business, Microsoft SharePoint, OpenStack Swift and WebDAV.
FileZilla Pro transfers files seamlessly between your machine and remote servers, using either FTP/S, SFTP, Amazon S3, Backblaze B2, Dropbox, Google Cloud, Google Drive, Microsoft Azure, Microsoft OneDrive, Microsoft OneDrive for Business, Microsoft SharePoint, OpenStack Swift and WebDAV.
FileZilla Pro manages all of your transfers no matter how many files are in your source directory, it is heavily optimized for speed and you can also adjust the pace of your transfers at will. FileZilla Pro allows you to focus on getting your job done.
FileZilla Pro is the result of over 15 years spent to design the most efficient FTP client in the world. By listening to end users’ feedback we have been able to improve and extend the platform continuously, making sure it works smoothly and efficiently on all operative systems. FileZilla Pro comes with no bells and whistles, we understand all you need it’s a robust and viable platform that moves single files or thousands of them from your machine to a remote server.
Use FileZilla Pro to exchange your buckets on Amazon S3. Browse your buckets like your local files. Transfer files of any size with FileZilla Pro. The automated multi-part upload lets you resume and finish your uploads if you experience connectivity issues. Manage the Access Control Lists (ACLs) for your files, their HTTP header metadata and their object tags.