Vicomsoft FTP Client

5.5 04 Feb 2016

Pro-level FTP/SFTP client.


Developer website: Vicomsoft

Vicomsoft FTP Client is a pro-level, full-featured, fast and reliable, easy-to-use FTP + SFTP + FTPS client for OS X. First released in 1997, the latest version represents the culmination of 19 years' experience in FTP transfers on the Mac platform. Extreme performance and unrivalled reliability, married with a sleek and intuitive user interface is the result.

What's New

Version 5.5:
  • Implementation of much faster multi-file transfers
  • Comprehensive logging capability
  • Queue views for clear and easy management of schedules and transfers
  • Built-in Preview viewer for movies, MP3s, images, text
  • Split browser to see Queue, Schedule, or Preview views simultaneously
  • New built-in FTP droplet with zip-before-uploading option
  • Per-list forward/back, history + navigation controls
  • Refined toolbar items + color icons option
  • OS X transition, transparency, and animation effects
  • OS X auto-restore windows support (OS X 10.7 and later)
  • OS X Notification-Center support (OS X 10.8 and later)
  • OS X dark-mode support
  • OS X new menubar viewin-mode support in (OS X 10.11 and later)
  • SFTP connections can use direct SSH commands for delete/duplicate
  • Improved remote-editing resilience
  • Improved connection caching
  • Fallback for FTP servers that do not support LIST extensions
  • SSL re-use now supported for improved compatibility
  • CyberDuck, FileZilla, and Captain FTP-favourites import
  • Multiple-item diff now possible from the Sync Preview window
  • "Open In Terminal" now available from the context menu
  • Bookmark option to enable/disable SSH command usage
  • Sync option to exclude transferred items from future syncs
  • Automatic offer of favorites import for new users
  • Support for maintaining folder modification dates
  • Preference option to allow a custom diff app to be selected
  • Option to use temporary files during transfers
  • Option to only post notifications for failures
  • Option to automatically skip busy items during syncs
  • Improved local folder responsiveness by using system file events
  • Improved QuickLook rendering
  • Improved compatibility with PureFTPd and ProFTPD servers
  • Improved browser selection and scroll-point restoration
  • Refresh option auto-refreshes all visible sub-directories
  • Listings now have natural sorting of numbered items
  • Status bar click to cycle through display modes
  • Minor improvements to time offset auto-detection
  • Italian localization
  • Russian localization


  • OS X 10.5.8 or later


Current Version (5.x)


Version Downloads
Internet / FTP
04 Feb 2016
OS X / Intel 32