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Folder upload/download

Mon Sep 30, 2019 12:39 pm

It would be very useful to have the ability to upload/download folders. I think it's a must have feature for a FTP server and we receive many requests about it from our users.

Are you planning to implement this feature?

Thank you


Re: Folder upload/download

Thu Oct 03, 2019 2:25 pm

Previously you can use Java applet plugins to download/upload folders, but now web browser doesn't support Java applet any more, and there is no other method to implement it (maybe Google Chrome supports uploading one folder).

Re: Folder upload/download

Thu Oct 10, 2019 9:55 am

It's a pity because as I said before I think it's a "must have" feature and I know the other FTP servers can do that.

Thanks anyway


Re: Folder upload/download

Thu Oct 10, 2019 10:35 am

If you mean the FTP/SFTP protocol, then you can download/upload a folder with FTP client software. If you mean the web client (HTTP protocol), then other server software can't download a folder too.

Re: Folder upload/download

Fri Oct 18, 2019 12:42 pm

I don't know if there are servers that allow to download a folder as is but I know for sure that there are server that permit to download a folder automatically zipping it, may be this could be a suggestion
But anyway I didn't want to make a flame but only that it's a pity a wonderful product like wing FTP couldn't have a feature like that.

Re: Folder upload/download

Mon Apr 26, 2021 3:35 pm

The new version 6.5.2 has been released, it added a Google Chrome extension "Wing Download Manager":
This extension can be used to download multiple files/folders in the web client.

Re: Folder upload/download

Mon May 24, 2021 6:59 am

The new version 6.5.5 has been released, it added a feature "upload an entire folder in the web client".