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WS_FTP Professional

The World’s Most Popular FTP Client

WS_FTP Professional is a fast and secure way to exchange information over the Internet.   With so much data constantly on the move, managing and securing sensitive information can be a challenge.   WS_FTP Professional is one of the most easy-to-use and secure choices of FTP client software available – and is Windows® 8 Compatible.


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Exchanging files over the Internet shouldn’t be complicated.  That’s why more than 40 million users from around the world rely on WS_FTP Professional from Ipswitch File Transfer to simplify file transfer tasks, save time, and improve communications.

With the highest levels of encryption and a range of customisation options, WS FTP Professional is the safest and easiest way to exchange sensitive information.

Wide support for log sources

Industry-Leading Security

Protect sensitive files before, during, and after transfer with guaranteed delivery.  WS FTP Professional includes 256-bit AES encryption, built-in local file encryption, FIPS 140-2 validated cryptography, OpenPGP file encryption and other best-in-class security features.

Wide support for log sources


With a customisable display, drag-and-drop functionality, and numerous time-saving features, WS FTP Professional is incredibly easy to operate.  The software can be integrated into your browser, so that FTP URLs entered into the address bar will be automatically transferred from our FTP client.

Wide support for log sources


Automatically schedule a post-transfer action, such as deleting, moving, or renaming the source file.  The product also makes it easy to safely archive your most important folders and files, schedule recurring transfers, and synch to virtually any location, device, drive, or server.

Wide support for log sources


WS FTP Professional gives you the option to transfer files over SSL/FTPS and SSH/SFTP protocols.  Simplify tasks and enhance productivity with built-in capabilities such as email notification, backup, synchronisation, compression, post-transfer events, and scheduling of transfers.

Wide support for log sources


WS FTP Professional enables compliance with a wide range of regulations and corporate governance requirements.