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
Jan 6, 2015
Almost perfect Pros: - Support download resume and multiple concurrent downloads - Supports anonymous access - Option to auto start at Android boot Cons: - No option to view hidden folders/files
A Google User
Dec 24, 2014
Great app. Stopped working Great app! Using it on my Minix Neo 8X-H. Stopped working after latest update. The service starts and stops immediately.
A Google User
Dec 19, 2014
it does what it needs to do
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!