FTPDroid

FTPDroid


FTPDroid is an FTP server for Android that will let you to manage files and folders on your device without the USB cable.
The benefits of using this application are:
- Transfer files and folders to/from any computer and your device without the need of the USB cable.
- No need anymore to mount/unmount the SD card.
- Easily share files with other devices (Android or anything else, see the FAQs)
- Keep the USB port of your device safe.

Why FTPDroid is the best FTP server for Android? Because it's not YAFS (Yet Another FTP Server) since is a native port to Android of best FTP server around: Pure-FTPd http://www.pureftpd.org

Features:
- Anonymous access
- Configurable users
- Restrict access to specific folders
- Active and passive mode
- Multiple files transfers
- UTF-8 support
- Root support to allow binding on standard FTP port 21 (please note that root is supported but NOT required)
- SSL/TLS support (pro)
- App widget (pro)

FAQs:
q: How can I share files with another device?
a: Look for an FTP client (every system like Android, iOS and Windows Phone has its own).

q: Why my transfer speed decrease when I turn off the screen?
a: Enable the option 'Lock Wifi'. If your device is running at least Android 2.3.x, you should get full speed transfer even when the screen is off, otherwise enable the option 'Lock screen' too.

q: How can I disable anonymous access?
a: Please follow the instructions in the help (open the menu from the main page of the application).

Recent changes:
2.1.1
- Preliminary Android 5 support (may not work with root yet)

2.1.0
- Optimized layout for tablets
- Fixed a problem with in-app purchase restore
- Google Play Services updated
- Minor UI changes
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About FTPDroid
FTPDroid is an FTP server for Android that will let you to manage files and folders on your device without the USB cable.
The benefits of using this application are:
- Transfer files and folders to/from any computer and your device without the need of the USB cable.
- No need anymore to mount/unmount the SD card.
- Easily share files with other devices (Android or anything else, see the FAQs)
- Keep the USB port of your device safe.

Why FTPDroid is the best FTP server for Android? Because it's not YAFS (Yet Another FTP Server) since is a native port to Android of best FTP server around: Pure-FTPd http://www.pureftpd.org

Features:
- Anonymous access
- Configurable users
- Restrict access to specific folders
- Active and passive mode
- Multiple files transfers
- UTF-8 support
- Root support to allow binding on standard FTP port 21 (please note that root is supported but NOT required)
- SSL/TLS support (pro)
- App widget (pro)

FAQs:
q: How can I share files with another device?
a: Look for an FTP client (every system like Android, iOS and Windows Phone has its own).

q: Why my transfer speed decrease when I turn off the screen?
a: Enable the option 'Lock Wifi'. If your device is running at least Android 2.3.x, you should get full speed transfer even when the screen is off, otherwise enable the option 'Lock screen' too.

q: How can I disable anonymous access?
a: Please follow the instructions in the help (open the menu from the main page of the application).

Recent changes:
2.1.1
- Preliminary Android 5 support (may not work with root yet)

2.1.0
- Optimized layout for tablets
- Fixed a problem with in-app purchase restore
- Google Play Services updated
- Minor UI changes

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Android Market Comments
A Google User
Dec 6, 2014
Excellent Best ftp app for android tv!
A Google User
Dec 6, 2014
Excellent Root lets me write to "external" SD. Much faster and more compatible than using MTP via USB!
A Google User
Dec 1, 2014
External SD support Can't copy to external SD card, permissions denied
A Google User
Dec 1, 2014
Cannot import valid SSL/TLS certificate Rooted on Lollipop
A Google User
Nov 22, 2014
Working on Lollipop Working with Lollipop (no root). This app was my favourite utility app when I was running 4.4.4 and now it's working on 5.0, too. Great! :D