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[Signed applet] JDownload for downloading the entire folder

Posted: Wed Apr 25, 2012 2:21 pm
by FTP
Plugin Information
Plugin Name: Jdownload
Author: wftpserver (
Current Version: 1.5

This plugin uses jdownload applet for downloading entire folder or files.

Just download the zip file, and extract it into the directory "webclient/plugins/", then there will be a directory "webclient/plugins/jdownload".

Version 1.0 [25/Apr/2011]
* The first working version

Version 1.1 [25/May/2011]
* Fixed a bug - can not download the files under the virtual directory.

Version 1.2 [21/Aug/2013]
* Fixed a bug - download freeze issue when applying the new JAVA update.
* Improved the compatibility for most web browsers.
* Added a feature - remember the latest "Save to folder".
* Added a feature - support right-clicking on a file ( or a folder).

Version 1.3 [29/May/2015]
* Signed the file "jdownload.jar"
* Added multiple languages for this web client plugin.

Version 1.4 [12/Jun/2015]
* Cannot download the file when file name contains special characters.
* Cannot download the folder when folder name contains special characters.

Version 1.5 [30/Oct/2015]
* When downloading some special folder, it won't release the file handles.
* Even the web client uses 'HttpOnly' cookies, the plugin can still work.


Download URL:

Re: [Signed applet] JDownload for downloading the entire fol

Posted: Mon Apr 26, 2021 2:05 pm
by FTP
Java applet is no longer supported in most web browser, so we developed a browser extension "Wing Download Manager" for solving this problem.

How to download this extension?

Chrome or Edge users may download this extension from: ... liehkjocgk

And Firefox users may download this extension from: ... d-manager/

This extension requires Wing FTP Server v6.5.2+. For Google Chrome, please check off the option "Settings -> Downloads section -> Ask where to save each file before downloading", and for Firefox, please check on the option "Settings -> Downloads section -> Save files to".

How to use this extension?

1. Choose at least one file/folder in the web client.


2. Click on the icon of this extension in the browser.


3. Click on the button "Download" to start downloading.