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

Android Market Comments
A Google User
Jun 22, 2015
Doesn't work It stops by itself after few seconds
A Google User
May 22, 2015
Nice but still won't let me see images Articles led me to believe I could see almost any file or folder on my Droid. Not so. Can't see the "Images" folder or the pics in my "DCIM >> Camera"on my Motorola Razr M with FTPDroid, but I can with Windows Explorer and a cable. Not sure what the reason is for having this. If it's just about losing the cable, who cares? I still have to plug it in to charge it.
A Google User
May 21, 2015
Not Start CS981 TV box on ethernet says ready momentarily then says stopped. No reason given. No support.
A Google User
Apr 23, 2015
Broken on Samsung Lollipop Excellent app. Note that this app cannot write to external SD without root if you are on KitKat - this is an Android restriction, and not a fault with the app (use internal storage as a workaround). If the app breaks after upgrading to Lollipop, try uninstalling and reinstalling app.
A Google User
Apr 22, 2015
simple and good easy to use. allows anonymous login with or without upload rights.
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