FileZilla FTP Client version 3.34.0 release highlights and review.
FileZilla is a free and open source FTP client available for Ubuntu, Mint and other Linux systems. FileZilla is the go-to software when you need a FTP client for your need. FileZilla is loaded with supports for FTP, SFTP, FTPS protocols and it is cross platform. It comes with nice user friendly and easy to use GUI.
Here are some important features of FileZilla among others:
- Supports FTP, FTP over SSL/TLS (FTPS) and SSH File Transfer Protocol (SFTP)
- Cross-platform support and runs on Windows, Linux and Mac
- IPV6 Support
- Drag and Drop
- Remote file search
- Directory Comparison
- Site manager
How to Install
To install latest FileZilla in Ubuntu 18.04, 16.04, Linux Mint, xUbuntu and other derivatives via Flatpak, follow below commands from terminal.
Enable and install Flatpak. For more details about Flatpak in Ubuntu you can read this tutorial.
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:alexlarsson/flatpak sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install flatpak
Install FileZilla via Flatpak
After Flatpak installation, you can install FileZilla via below command:
flatpak install --from https://flathub.org/repo/appstream/org.filezillaproject.Filezilla.flatpakref
Or, visit this page and click install after enabling the Software to accept Flatpak packages.
To remove FileZilla and Flatpak, run below commands from terminal.
flatpak uninstall org.filezillaproject.Filezilla sudo apt-get remove --autoremove flatpak