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FireFTP plugin for Firefox.
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For a stand alone FTP program, Cyberduck. Very good FTP client.
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Yeah, I'd concur with dtravis, Cyberduck is your best bet for free. If you don't mind paying a little bit, I'd highly recommend Transmit which is what I use.

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Yeah, I'd concur with dtravis, Cyberduck is your best bet for free. If you don't mind paying a little bit, I'd highly recommend Transmit which is what I use.

Transmit is the best. Agreed totally.

Best $$$ I ever spent. Highly recomended.
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fugu is a very good free one

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I also use Transmit personally, first shareware program I ever bought...


Here's a great overview comparing nearly all FTP clients for OS X though:
http://theappleblog.com/2006/08/09/m...nts-throwdown/
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For simple use, we should not forget the humble command line. Start up Terminal and type "ftp". Simple, powerful and very effective. Frankly it is the ftp client I use most of the time, and I have Cyberduck (and CaptainFTP). I admit Cyberduck is a pretty good client, but Terminal's ftp command is excellent as well. If you have any unix or Linux background, you will feel right at home.

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