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Fetch for Mac

23 March 2021

FTP/SFTP client with Bonjour, Unicode support and more.

What is Fetch for Mac

Fetch is a full-featured FTP, SFTP and FTPS (FTP with TLS/SSL) client with a simple and easy-to-use interface.

Fetch features include: one-click editing remote files with any application, automatic restart of failed or stalled transfers, Quick Look, WebView, droplet shortcuts, automatic support for Zip, Tar, Gzip, StuffIt and other common file formats, Bonjour support, Unicode file names, synchronizing folders using the Mirror command, automating repetitive tasks with Automator actions and AppleScript recording, a Dashboard widget for easy uploading and tracking the progress of your upload, and extensive online help.

What's new in Fetch

Version 5.8.2:
  • Added native Apple Silicon support
  • Fixed a problem where dragged items were uploaded into the last folder of the file list
  • Fixed a problem with sorting the file list while searching
  • Fixed a problem with the Edit New Text file command
  • Fixed multiple problems with dragging items between transfer windows
  • Fixed a problem with the Fetch Transcript window appearing at startup
  • Added support for servers that use 0.0.0.0 for passive mode
  • Restored support for opening a transfer window by clicking on the Dock icon
  • Fixed a problem with clicking on transfer windows opened from Droplet Shortcuts
  • Fixed a problem with uploading items twice
  • Made item paths in Info windows copyable
  • Fixed a problem with up and down-arrow keys when keyboard navigation is enabled
  • Fixed a problem with mirror downloads not deleting stray items
  • Fixed a problem with long paths being truncated in the Mirror window
  • Fixed a problem with editing or deleting files while renaming
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Maclover1-1
Maclover1-1
Apr 15 2021
5.8.2
0.0
Apr 15 2021
0.0
Version: 5.8.2
Party like it's 1999.
Morlo
Morlo
Feb 21 2020
5.8
0.0
Feb 21 2020
0.0
Version: 5.8
Would buy it if it had segmented downloads.
The-Fran
The-Fran
Jan 13 2020
5.8
5.0
Jan 13 2020
5.0
Version: 5.8
Very happy to have my working "dog" back on the hunt at 64-bit. There's nothing like Fetch's intuitive interface, functionality, proper file encoding, and ease of use. I have depended on it—and all its upgrades—professionally, for two decades. I trialed two alternatives recently, before the 64-bit update—no comparison! I recommend Fetch.
Hydester
Hydester
Jan 13 2020
5.8
5.0
Jan 13 2020
5.0
Version: 5.8
Great to have you back! In the absence of a 64bit version until now, I purchased Forklift, which is really good, but SO nice to have the faithful dog back, lovely simple interface, and at no extra charge as mentioned elsewhere. Happy, happy, happy!
Lesoth0
Lesoth0
Jan 6 2020
5.8
5.0
Jan 6 2020
5.0
Version: 5.8
I went over to TRANSMIT 5.6 for a while, but it's got buggy as hell on Mojave, so back again to calm waters with the new, stable 64-bit v5.8 of FETCH. Ahhhhhh, bliss.
persecutor
persecutor
Jan 2 2020
5.8
5.0
Jan 2 2020
5.0
Version: 5.8
This is how you do it. No charge for the 64bit version! Thanks for that. If you like the collection feature here, this one has to be in there. Outstanding work!
persecutor
persecutor
Dec 20 2016
5.7.6
5.0
Dec 20 2016
5.0
Version: 5.7.6
Works for me every time. No fuss no hiccups on both up- and downloads.
jessica@jessicawilliams-com
jessica@jessicawilliams-com
Mar 5 2015
5.7.5
5.0
Mar 5 2015
5.0
Version: 5.7.5
The best FTP client for me. It hasn't changed much over the years, and that's just fine because it doesn't need changing. It's functional and well-designed, has a nice UI, and still has the little running dog! I've grown attached to that little dog. If that little dog goes, I'll consider Transmit. Until then, it's Fetch for me.
Eyeless
Eyeless
Feb 28 2015
5.7.5
5.0
Feb 28 2015
5.0
Version: 5.7.5
Don't remember if I have reviewed it before - one of the oldest and most trustworthy of apps for the Mac. I always preferred Fetch over the competition due to the simplicity: just drop the files in the relevant directory and no worry about synchronizing local and offsite directories ... !
Elmewe
Elmewe
Dec 2 2014
5.7.4
0.0
Dec 2 2014
0.0
Version: 5.7.4
Also ExpanDrive is some of the popular Apps I think that's great
Oldmiller
Oldmiller
Oct 23 2014
5.7.4
5.0
Oct 23 2014
5.0
Version: 5.7.4
I had written in my review from 2010 that their pricing is just so fair and moderate. Now we are here with OS10.10. and they still don’t ask for an upgrade price, see their news: “Fetch 5.7.4 is a free update if you purchased your Fetch license after January 28, 2009; otherwise an upgrade is $10, and a new license is $29. ” Way back then we had OS10.5.! @Fetch Softworks, thank you for your support!
Jim-Leff
Jim-Leff
Apr 4 2013
5.7.3
4.0
Apr 4 2013
4.0
Version: 5.7.3
Just works. Which is tepid praise for most things, but you never ever want to question your FTP software's ability to get stuff done. I used Fetch in the 1990's when it was the only choice. It was solid. Then I strayed to flashier, more modern apps. I tried them all, and every one of them disappointed me or thwarted me in some respect. I came back to Fletch, and it's great relief to have a grown-up tool to handle FTP tasks (which are always important tasks). This one's grey and aging, and still feels like a 1995-era app. For example, when editing a file name, it's not smart enough to only select the name portion; it selects (and forces you to retype) the extension as well. And if you upload a file, it doesn't warn you if you're uploading over a pre-existing file of the same name. Hey, it assumes you know what you're doing. But you can also assume Fetch knows what it's doing.
Tedg
Tedg
Mar 7 2012
5.7.1
5.0
Mar 7 2012
5.0
Version: 5.7.1
Its been well over a decade that my two stalwarts have been Fetch and Interarchy, with a 90%-10% split. Yes, I try the others, but it‘s the little things, the polish.
Owad
Owad
Mar 3 2012
5.7.1
5.0
Mar 3 2012
5.0
Version: 5.7.1
I've been using Fetch on and off for over a decade, and it's still my favorite FTP client.
Lesoth0
Lesoth0
Feb 28 2012
5.7.1
5.0
Feb 28 2012
5.0
Version: 5.7.1
I still love it after all these years. Latest 5.71 works great on Leopard I thought though that it was Leopard-only nowadays, yet a fix says "fixed a Crash when launched in MacOSX 10.4?
Philipwheelock
Philipwheelock
Jun 20 2011
5.6
4.5
Jun 20 2011
4.5
Version: 5.6
The ability to directly mirror remote servers is huge and may be unique to Mac-based ftp clients. Although others have more features, Fetch is reliable and easy to use.
PeteH6666
PeteH6666
Jan 13 2011
5.6
5.0
Jan 13 2011
5.0
Version: 5.6
Simple to use a good ftp client
Romanie
Romanie
Jan 6 2011
5.6
4.5
Jan 6 2011
4.5
Version: 5.6
Easy to use and reliable
Oldmiller
Oldmiller
Dec 9 2010
5.6
5.0
Dec 9 2010
5.0
Version: 5.6
I'm using Fetch for 10 years now almost daily and it has never let me down. On two occasions over the years I had questions and Jim Matthews was always there to help me the same day. I can see here and on the board at fetchsoftworks that their support is as great and active as it ever was. I paid a small upgrade price (I only remember it was small) 2005 for Fetch5 and 10 dollars last year for Fetch5.5. Their pricing is just so fair and moderate. If Fetch meets your needs and you are looking for a rock solid client with outstanding support give it a try. And thanks for the droplets, I love the droplets.
r-owen
r-owen
Apr 30 2010
5.6
0.0
Apr 30 2010
0.0
Version: 5.6
Fetch 5.6's support for remote editing has improved (though I'm not sure relative to what version). When you edit a file whose type is unknown it will ask you to assign an editor and allow you to store the setting. Option-Edit will allow you to temporarily or permanently change the setting. This is a clean solution. (I would also appreciate a way to edit the whole list of mappings, but that does require a complex new window). Minor annoyances remain: * There is no way to assign double-click to mean Edit (unlike Yummy FTP). * Fetch still requires a nonsense password for sftp when using public key authentication. It should not ask for a password at all. This is admittedly a minor annoyance, but adding all those nonsense passwords to your keychain clutters it up with garbage. I am shocked at how long this misfeature has been allowed to persist. * Still no way to set server-specific properties (such as special settings). This is obscure and most users will not care. But for those who need the special settings, they're not going to want to apply them to all servers. Fetch was, and I assume still is, is an excellent sftp client. They all have quirks so you should try out several before you buy. I'm personally happier with Yummy FTP, but before that I was very happy with Fetch (until remote editing with different editors was first introduced, in a way that ruined my workflow; I'm very glad to se that is now fixed). I found it to be very solid and well supported. Well worth checking out.
Aapple
Aapple
Apr 30 2010
5.6
0.0
Apr 30 2010
0.0
Version: 5.6
It is nice to get the discount, but the only way to get the discount for an upgrade is to send credit card info over an open unencrypted channel within the app. Isn't there a better way?
Kobalt
Kobalt
Apr 29 2010
5.6
5.0
Apr 29 2010
5.0
Version: 5.6
"Added automatic resume of stalled or failed downloads." This alone makes me want to download the update of this fine app. Been using it for years with no hassles ever. Highly recommended.
Cainer
Cainer
Sep 2 2009
5.5.2
0.0
Sep 2 2009
0.0
Version: 5.5.2
Support developers by paying them for the work they do. Do you work for no pay?
Akanico
Akanico
Aug 31 2009
5.5.2
0.0
Aug 31 2009
0.0
Version: 5.5.2
$10 to upgrade from the 5.3 to 5.5 ? What is the big improvement to motivate users ? Sorry guys, I'd rather give it to Cyberduck for not charging people with a great ftp software...
opeter-si
opeter-si
Aug 16 2009
5.5.1
0.0
Aug 16 2009
0.0
Version: 5.5.1
Really nice application, using it since two years. I got it with the MacUpdate bundle in 2007, yesterday I buyed the 5.5 upgrade for 10 $. I DO HAVE A QUESTION: How can I CHMOD a whole folder, I mean, the files inside a folder? I know, I can choose a folder, press the "Get Info" and change the permissions in that window. But what, if I have a a folder, with many subfolder and many files inside? Is the only option to CHMOD all these, to open every folder manually and use the get info? This is very time consuming to make this will all subfolders and files. Is there any option, to make this somehow faster?
Exorzist
Exorzist
Jul 16 2009
5.5.1
5.0
Jul 16 2009
5.0
Version: 5.5.1
A trustworthy application, well done. Very stable. I use it since two years or more. 29$ is a good price for this kind of backbone-quality. It does the job in the most professional way. Thats why I bought it. I also remember we used Fetch in the office over 10 years ago. Recommended.
Lesoth0
Lesoth0
Jul 11 2009
5.5.1
5.0
Jul 11 2009
5.0
Version: 5.5.1
Following on from my 3-star hatred rating of 5.5.0 below, I'm awarding this update 5-stars again. All the problems with the initial release have now been fixed (I've been given their Beta for the past few weeks before this full release) and I'm a happy camper again. Big thanks to Scott and his colleagues for all their help over the past month. You deserve it. A++
Orion-Mk-V
Orion-Mk-V
Jul 10 2009
5.5.1
0.0
Jul 10 2009
0.0
Version: 5.5.1
Fetch WAS great, but in this modern day and age it's just not worth the money IMHO. I keep trying Fetch, but I find myself returning to Transmit (shareware) or Cyberduck (free).
Lesoth0
Lesoth0
Jun 9 2009
5.5
5.0
Jun 9 2009
5.0
Version: 5.5
I've been using Fetch for over 12 years, and I'm dismayed by how unstable v5.5 is. Any existing (pre 5.5) Fetch shortcuts crash the software on opening. I've had to go back and start again and create new shortcuts for all my managed websites (a big job).
r-owen
r-owen
Jun 2 2009
5.5
0.0
Jun 2 2009
0.0
Version: 5.5
This is a very nice sftp client and was my first choice for many years. I found it to be robust and with excellent technical support. However, I switched to Yummy FTP several years ago due to two issues, which are still present in Fetch 5.5: * I only remotely edit text documents. Unfortunately I can't tell Fetch that. As a result whenever I try to edit a document of unknown type it asks me whether I want to use a text editor, graphic editor or other app. This drives me nuts. * Fetch requires a dummy password when used with ssh agent. Admittedly only a minor annoyance (you can save the dummy password in the keychain to avoid being asked for it every time) but I dislike cluttering up my keychain with nonsense. * Fetch offers many useful settings for tuning behavior with different hosts. Unfortunately these settings are global; you cannot set them differently for different hosts, which renders them nearly useless. Fortunately you probably won't need the settings anyway since most modern hosts work fine with the defaults. Note that I submitted change requests to Fetch tech support. They were quite polite, but clearly were not convinced that these issues are worth fixing. I encourage you to give Fetch a try (especially if the issues above do not bother you) but also give Yummy FTP a look.
papericons
papericons
Jun 2 2009
5.5
5.0
Jun 2 2009
5.0
Version: 5.5
I maintain four websites (one with over 7G of info) and have been using Fetch since 2002 and consider it an indispensable tool. The following three updates are worth the price of the upgrade (for me at least): * Edit any sort of remote file using any application and the changes will be automatically saved back to the server * Use Quick Look to preview remote files without leaving Fetch * Improved compatibility and reliability, including automatic resume of uploads that stop or stall in the middle -- Fetch will keep going when others quit It's certainly worth every penny. A big thank you goes out to the developer!
Shock-J
Shock-J
Jun 2 2009
5.5
0.0
Jun 2 2009
0.0
Version: 5.5
OK... Moving from version 5.3.1 to 5.5 requires an upgrade fee. Let's see what we get... • Improved Edit command - you can now edit any kind of file using any application and the changes will automatically be saved back to the server • Added automatic resume of stalled or failed uploads • Added Quick Look support for previewing files on servers (Mac OS X 10.5 and later only) • Added support for gestures on laptop trackpads: in the transfer window, swipe left to go back to previously viewed folder, swipe up to go to the parent folder, and swipe down to open the selected folder • Made Get Info quicker by not calculating folder sizes until you ask for them And that's it! $10 isn't a lot but I don't appreciate being nickel-and-dimed for these measly updates that don't add any "real" new or useful features. Gestures on trackpads?! Gimme a break. This is a FTP client not a word processor. That's total a bloatware feature in order to try and justify charging an upgrade fee. And their "fix" for "Get Info"... how long did that take to recode, 10 minutes? This should be version 5.3.2 And it should be FREE.
Shotgunweddings
Shotgunweddings
Mar 31 2009
5.3.1
5.0
Mar 31 2009
5.0
Version: 5.3.1
No complaints at all, I tried the other FTP clients but none come close to Fetch. Simple to use and very fast support staff. Kudo's for that. Some of the other FTP programs didn't even have the decency to reply after I asked for support in an email or on heir support forum after purchase. Well worth my money for this program! Thanks for the great job Fetchworks!
Sampler
Sampler
Mar 31 2009
5.3.1
5.0
Mar 31 2009
5.0
Version: 5.3.1
I've been using Fetch for years, most recently to do statistical analyses on a remote Unix machine. I issue commands via -telnet- in terminal, but I do everything else in Fetch--view results, including graphs, edit (BBEit). I often have a number of windows open in Fetch. I especially appreciate the ability to have several remote directories open at one time, so that I can duplicate files and copy between them. I tried several competitors-Transmit, Yummy, Cyberduck, but for multiple-window, multiple-directory operations Fetch was fastest and the most reliable. Tip: I manage projects in NoteTaker. In addition to linking local project folders into NT, I also add to th Fetch shortcuts to the remote project folders. I've never had any need to contact support. Occasionally I look at the Fetch discussion boards. Many of the questions come from novices who are trying to set up web sites. The support staff are unusually responsive and helpful, even though many issues have nothing to do with Fetch.
Kobalt
Kobalt
Mar 31 2009
5.3.1
5.0
Mar 31 2009
5.0
Version: 5.3.1
I've used Fetch for what seems like a lifetime, now and *never* have any issues with it. I didn't really need an update, but what the heck, I'll install it anyway. Six stars!
Siddhartha
Siddhartha
Mar 30 2009
5.3.1
0.0
Mar 30 2009
0.0
Version: 5.3.1
FETCH is the best-I have never had any issues with this software. It simply works. For whatever reason, I have had timeout problems with some of the competitors to this program, but NEVER with Fetch. As the previous poster mentioned-this program is stable, simple to use, and almost idiot-proof
Guest
Guest
Mar 6 2008
5.3
5.0
Mar 6 2008
5.0
Version: 5.3
I had been using Fetch since, geez, OS 7. After developing sites for years using GoLive I didn't need a stand alone FTP app. After going to an already set up SQL, I needed FTP only and there was my good old Fetch, working just as great as before. I love drag and drop. I love the simple, powerful interface and still the cute puppy! Thanks for being there for me again!
Kukkis
Kukkis
Dec 3 2007
5.3
2.0
Dec 3 2007
2.0
Version: 5.3
Fetch is missing the WebDav that can be found on Transmit and on ForkLift.
Achim2
Achim2
Jul 10 2007
5.2.1
0.0
Jul 10 2007
0.0
Version: 5.2.1
Just got it with the MU bundle - and it gets stuck at the file listing of any ftp site imported from Interarchy (which doesn't have any problems connecting to those servers). I went to the FAQ, tried to switch off the Mac's firewall etc. - all to no avail. Back to Interarchy for now ...
dwp-1
dwp-1
Jan 14 2007
5.2
5.0
Jan 14 2007
5.0
Version: 5.2
I have been using Transmit for a few years now but upon trying the new web view feature of Fetch have switched to using Fetch for my FTP. Fetch makes it so easy to edit my website with the click of 1 button, it is great. There is a great feature that you can use to put files up for other people, such as coworkers or customers, to download, this works wonderfully for files that are to big for email. Give it a try you won't be disappointed.
Lesoth0
Lesoth0
Oct 3 2006
5.1.1
5.0
Oct 3 2006
5.0
Version: 5.1.1
I've been using Fetch since version 3 on OS8. Couldn't live without it for FTP; does what it says on the tin with minimum of fuss; and it's fast on every Mac I've tried it on over the years from an old G3/PowerMac7600 to a new MacPro with the new Intel UB builds. Wonderful.
Pumilamac
Pumilamac
Feb 9 2006
5.1b2
4.3
Feb 9 2006
4.3
Version: 5.1b2
Fetch is really great and what I use weekly for my FTP needs. I used to use Fetch when it was free many years ago but switched to Transmit because of it's friendly GUI. I came back to Fetch in version 5 because it is easier to use than before and compared to Transmit it is more stable, cheaper, has less bugs, and their customer support was great when I had questions (although I still like Transmit's GUI better).
Applecrypt-Mods
Applecrypt-Mods
Jan 3 2006
5.0.5
4.0
Jan 3 2006
4.0
Version: 5.0.5
i've always thought that this was the best gui ftp app ever, ever since the days of os 7+ But it's just too expensive imho, esp now as i use ftp via the command line terminal. Though i have humble needs these days for ftp.. others with great needs will love fetch!
Guest
Guest
Oct 26 2005
5.0.4
4.5
Oct 26 2005
4.5
Version: 5.0.4
I used Fetch back in the BAD old OS 9 days...I have used Transmit for all my OS X needs until today when I tried to FTP to my workplace and Transmit would stubbornly deny a dir listing. I tried Cyberduck, no luck. I then tried Fetch and voila, I am downloading as I am typing this. Forgot about this little gem for a while, will definitely try it out but so far I cant help but give it 5 stars for saving my a$$.
Guest
Guest
May 28 2005
5.0
4.5
May 28 2005
4.5
Version: 5.0
I am a student and still bought this program because good programmers for our mac os x is needed. Thanks
Guest
Guest
May 25 2005
5.0
4.5
May 25 2005
4.5
Version: 5.0
Works great, has SFTP, and is **Free for students.** Wow. Thank you!
Guest
Guest
May 24 2005
5.0
4.5
May 24 2005
4.5
Version: 5.0
As someone already answered: "With all those two pane apps, you drag the divider between the panes all the way to the left and then you have the single view, just like Fetch" At least you have the choice. And a feature like syncing the view between a local and a remote folder is really useful and can be achieve only with a two pane view. Basically you base you review on a non-feature. Transmit.
Guest
Guest
May 24 2005
5.0
4.5
May 24 2005
4.5
Version: 5.0
I'm glad to have this long-time favorite finally working correctly on Mac OS X. I've tried many other FTP apps in the interim, and didn't like them. I find the two-pane interface style cumbersome, Fetch's drag&drop is much easier and faster to work with. Fetch 4 was missing SFTP so I couldn't use it. Also the UI badly needed an update. Now with version 5 all is well. "It just works". Thank you!
Guest
Guest
May 24 2005
5.0
4.5
May 24 2005
4.5
Version: 5.0
I have to say that Fetch is my favorite FTP program. I don't like the two-window FTP programs that are all the rage. Give me drag-n-drop anyday over multiple panes. Maybe I'm just so used to Fetch and I'm too old to learn any new tricks (no dog jokes, please). I'm just glad I can keep using Fetch and getting work done the way that works best for me.
Guest
Guest
May 24 2005
5.0
4.5
May 24 2005
4.5
Version: 5.0
I don't understand why they took so long to bring a real OS X version. I mean, it's 10.4 here, hello? I'm glad to see Fetch is still living, but for me this poor puppy has been hit by the Transmit's truck a long time ago and 5.0 features won't bring him back. Transmit's UI is much better and easier and it has a lot of features missing in Fetch. e.g: One window interface, Tabs, Link local and remote, hide/show invisibles, double clic to edit, etc. Sorry.
Guest
Guest
May 24 2005
5.0
4.5
May 24 2005
4.5
Version: 5.0
Wow, Fetch 5 is a huge improvement. Many people might not be aware that free licenses are available for educational/charitable use: http://www.fetchsoftworks.com/Licensing/edustore.application.html
Guest
Guest
May 24 2005
5.0
4.5
May 24 2005
4.5
Version: 5.0
I can't believe it! Fetch is back ! With a new version ! Although I haven't used Fetch for a while it's really great to this legendary Mac FTP client back and fighting.
Guest
Guest
Apr 19 2005
4.0.3
4.5
Apr 19 2005
4.5
Version: 4.0.3
no problems here! works well. might want to make sure passive ftp mode is enabled if thats how your network is set up. otherwise it can hang while trying to connect....
Guest
Guest
Oct 22 2004
4.0.3
4.5
Oct 22 2004
4.5
Version: 4.0.3
Unfortunately Fetch has had it's day a long time ago. Still useful on older Macs but horrible on OS X where it will lock up your Mac with a spinning beach ball while a file transfer is going on (unlike any other ftp client in OS X) Fetch's mind boggling shortcomings like it's total inability to display files that begin with a period (unsetting ignore . files has no efffect in it's prefs) expose it's problems. Again don't want to be too horrible. Fetch was the mainstay FTP application of pre-OS X systems but it has had it's day.
Stschultze
Stschultze
May 28 2004
4.0.3
4.3
May 28 2004
4.3
Version: 4.0.3
I tried so much but came back each time to fetch 3.03 - I guess today its just reduced to the max - thanx a lot to the programmers!
Guest
Guest
Apr 21 2004
4.0.3
4.5
Apr 21 2004
4.5
Version: 4.0.3
As a registered user of Fetch for many years, I'm sad to report I've found a superior product in Transmit. I didn't realize a simple FTP program could be missing features, but you won't realize it until you try newer programs like Transmit. Transmit has side-by-side windows to drag and drop files back and forth, it updates live with a time tag, and it has a killer synchronize feature which works perfectly. While Fetch is still a commendable program that works pretty well, it's apparent this old dog is not learning any new tricks.
Guest
Guest
Feb 21 2004
4.0.3
0.0
Feb 21 2004
0.0
Version: 4.0.3
I have a problem to make a connecting between my mac and my pc, so now after I using fetch it's like plug and play
Guest
Guest
Feb 9 2004
4.0.3
0.0
Feb 9 2004
0.0
Version: 4.0.3
Fetch remains very reliable for FTP tasks, although it is starting to fall behind other programs in UI and features. I've been using Fetch since I got OS 8.6 and a few years ago it seemed great, but now on 10.3 I'm finding that other programs like RBrowser look better and have more of the features I want.
Guest
Guest
May 15 2003
4.0.3
4.5
May 15 2003
4.5
Version: 4.0.3
I love my old dog, he never tries new tricks in the middle of an upload!!!
Guest
Guest
Jan 19 2003
4.0.3
4.5
Jan 19 2003
4.5
Version: 4.0.3
BTW Interarchy/Anarchie sucks! Fetch is far better!
Guest
Guest
Jan 15 2003
4.0.3
4.5
Jan 15 2003
4.5
Version: 4.0.3
This one rules :-) You can edit files on the server, not only with the BEDit (duh!) but also with the much more nifty (and iso-compliant) PageSpinner.
Guest
Guest
Jan 7 2003
4.0.3
4.5
Jan 7 2003
4.5
Version: 4.0.3
I used Fetch for years and it was pretty good as a free program. It might even be good for $10. However since I never thought it was THAT good and i move to OSX and it wasn't free any more I switched to Interarchy. Compared to Interarchy Fetch is a dog. It's way slower...way slower! To slow. and it drops the connection too often. I know Interarchie cost 45$. Well I'm here to tell you it's worth every penny especially if you ftp all the time. Fetch is a pretty medicre program.
Guest
Guest
Dec 11 2002
4.0.3
4.5
Dec 11 2002
4.5
Version: 4.0.3
Fast, simple interface, Rock stable, low overhead. Works GREAT as a background task. But the graphics are NOT fancy and multiple downloads from the same server are handled serially - not as mulitple parallel tasks
Guest
Guest
Aug 8 2002
4.0.2
4.5
Aug 8 2002
4.5
Version: 4.0.2
Since I slammed the program with a negative review it has since been fixed. Works flawless now! For all you people who complain about it not being free... Get over it. It's only $25 and it's superior to all other Mac OSX FTP programs. It would be nice to have a free scaled down version for light users (like stuffit does) but the full version is so powerful, it's well worth shelling out some cash for.
Guest
Guest
Apr 30 2002
4.0.2
0.0
Apr 30 2002
0.0
Version: 4.0.2
It should be freeware again... It's really no different then the freeware version, so why would I pay for the "upgrade"???? The only difference is the GUI, and thats not really important.
Jim-Matthews
Jim-Matthews
Apr 19 2002
4.0.1
0.0
Apr 19 2002
0.0
Version: 4.0.1
Fetch 4.0.2b1 fixes the drag and drop problem on 10.1.3 (and later), and is available for testing from http://getfetch4.com/Fetch_4.0.2b1.sit The official release of 4.0.2 will be available this month. Jim Matthews Fetch Softworks
Guest
Guest
Apr 18 2002
4.0.1
0.0
Apr 18 2002
0.0
Version: 4.0.1
Version 4.0.1 and OS 10.1.3 do not get along too well. As soon as you upgrade, you loose the drag-n-drop features Fetch is famous for. The fix is to open the final folder you want to drag files into, and then drag the files on the outside border area of the box. This slows down production becaue you can't stay in the root directory and drop files in various locations from the root. I've also noticed several new "connection errors" since updating to OS 10.1.3. This version has not been updated in several months, and the site says an updated fix is due out "in the next month." Of course, it has made this claim for some time now and no date was added to show when the month ends. As a paid registered user of this once fine program, I am mad as hell about the slow response in the fix.
Guest
Guest
Mar 20 2002
4.0.1
0.0
Mar 20 2002
0.0
Version: 4.0.1
i love it. I downloaded it today for my office computer and paid the $25.00 license fee. How do I get a serial number for my new fetch? I have another number for my home computer.
Guest
Guest
Oct 27 2001
4.0.1
0.0
Oct 27 2001
0.0
Version: 4.0.1
Great and easy to use. Much better when it was free. Go find the older version. There isn't much difference except for the interface.
Guest
Guest
Aug 19 2001
4.0
4.5
Aug 19 2001
4.5
Version: 4.0
not alf bad
Guest
Guest
Jul 21 2001
4.0
0.0
Jul 21 2001
0.0
Version: 4.0
I have used Fetch for my company web site (training prog.) and have found it to be very easy to use. Thank you
Guest
Guest
Jun 28 2001
4.0
4.5
Jun 28 2001
4.5
Version: 4.0
It is very easy to use for a non computer wiz. thanks fetch.. good dog
Guest
Guest
Jun 3 2001
4.0
4.5
Jun 3 2001
4.5
Version: 4.0
This has always been my favorite FTP program Great Features 5 Easy to use 5 value is 5 but you have to pay for it now so I give it a 2 and I will tell you if you want this app then get 3.0.3 because its free and does the same thing Stability is 5
Guest
Guest
May 30 2001
4.0
4.5
May 30 2001
4.5
Version: 4.0
Good FTP for Mac
Guest
Guest
May 30 2001
4.0
0.0
May 30 2001
0.0
Version: 4.0
Much faster than Fetch 3.0 (installed with MacOS 8.6), easy-to-use, interface also graphically enhanced compared to earlier versions.
Hondo77
Hondo77
May 22 2001
4.0
2.0
May 22 2001
2.0
Version: 4.0
It's slower than the old fetch. Under OS X it still stops uploads if you hold down the mouse button. It crashed while I wasn't doing anything. I uploaded a bunch of files and it chose a really interesting order to upload them. I couldn't tell where in the list it was and had a suspicion that it was doing duplicate uploads. You spent all that time making a new fetch and it's still a pain in the ass to edit the default shortcuts list.
Guest
Guest
May 17 2001
4.0
0.0
May 17 2001
0.0
Version: 4.0
I have used ver 3 for a long time and today I bought a new copy of it that is suppose to have a free update to 4.0. However, 4.0 will not install on my G4 dual processor 500Mhz with dual monitors and 512MB RAM What gives? Is there a problem with 4.0 and this configuration, is there a patch .......
Guest
Guest
May 8 2001
4.0
0.0
May 8 2001
0.0
Version: 4.0
I have 3 Macs running under OS X. A desktop G4, a G4 cube, and a Titanium. Fetch 4 does not work on the Titanium. It appears to be Airport related. It works if I connect directly to a hub via Ethernet, however if I use the Airport, I'm not able to get a directly listing form any FTP server. Little dog just keeps running.
Guest
Guest
May 5 2001
4.0
0.0
May 5 2001
0.0
Version: 4.0
Harold Lyon I have been useing this software for a number of years to maintain my web site www.maingallery.com and other web sites. I have Fetch 3.0.3. I was trying to upload some files to my web site and now it tells me there are too many files. Perhaps I should upgrade to the latesat version of fetch Harold L. Lyon
Guest
Guest
May 5 2001
4.0
4.5
May 5 2001
4.5
Version: 4.0
What happen to being a FREE ftp client program for the mac like your previous version. Transmit 1.6 is better and faster too!!! Trust me, you'll thank me later! :)
Guest
Guest
Apr 22 2001
4.0b8
4.5
Apr 22 2001
4.5
Version: 4.0b8
Simple, easy to use, a brilliant wee programme for people like me who are not very technically minded. I use it regularly for servicing webpages.
Guest
Guest
Apr 19 2001
4.0b7
4.5
Apr 19 2001
4.5
Version: 4.0b7
very easy to use
Guest
Guest
Mar 27 2001
4.0b7
4.5
Mar 27 2001
4.5
Version: 4.0b7
I feel that Fetch is the ideal FTP for Macs and I am so glad that I have found an upgraded version for my new imac.
$29.00Buy Now
4.1
0.0
App requirements: 
  • Intel 64
  • macOS 10.13.0 or later
License: 
PaidOne-Time Purchase

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