FlashFXP: Help File (Online Edition)

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Welcome to FlashFXP!


FlashFXP is the premier FTP,  FTPS, SFTP, FXP client that has gained rapid popularity due to its simple interface and advanced functionality. We at OpenSight Software, LLC aim to provide high quality software with customer focused support. The enclosed documentation will help guide new users getting started with FlashFXP while also allowing insight into some of the more advanced/unknown features of FlashFXP.

Thanks for choosing FlashFXP; we hope you find it fun and easy to use.

FTP (short for File Transfer Protocol) is the most common protocol used to transfer files on the Internet. FlashFXP gets its name from from FXP, a method for site-to-site FTP transfers that are not first routed through a client machine. 

Version 4.0 introduced SFTP support. SFTP (short for SSH File Transfer Protocol) is a method of accessing, transferring, managing files over a reliable data stream (extension to SSH version 2.0) to provide secure file transfer. 

Version 4.2 improves FTP/SFTP/SSL compatibility, increases performance, and reduces memory usage.

Version 4.3 refines and improves usability, accessibility, protocol and server compatibility, and performance.

Version 4.4 improves protocol and server compatibility, performance and memory optimizations.

Version 5.0 adds UTF-8/Unicode support, regular expression (PCRE) pattern matching, new custom command macros, and shell command execution over SSH/SFTP.

Top improvements

Full UTF-8/Unicode support.

TLS 1.2 support.

PCRE pattern matching.

New macro commands.

Complete list of changes

FlashFXP continues to strive to bring to the end user the best experience, features and ease of use.

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Last modified: Tuesday, January 24, 2017

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