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net2ftp – A web based FTP client

net2ftp is a Web-based FTP client, offering standard FTP client functionality using a browser. Users can also zip files, email them in attachments, edit code in their browser, or view code with syntax highlighting. Configuration options: restrict the access to one FTP server; ban IP addresses or FTP servers; set a daily consumption limit; and 3 kinds of logging. It works under PHP’s Safe Mode. MySQL is optional (only required for logging and consumption tracking).

It support 16 languages.
You can use the following free services,
or Download (Stable 0.96) and install net2ftp on your own server.

User features

  • Navigate the FTP server

    Once you have logged in, you can browse from directory to directory and see all the subdirectories and files.
  • Upload files

    There are 3 different ways to upload files: the standard upload form, the upload-and-unzip functionality, and the Java Applet.
  • Download files

    Click on a filename to quickly download one file.
    Select multiple files and click on Download; the selected files will be downloaded in a zip archive.
  • Zip files

    … and save the zip archive on the FTP server, or email it to someone.
  • Unzip files

    Different formats are supported: .zip, .tar, .tgz and .gz.

  • Install software

    Choose from a list of popular applications (PHP required on the target server).
  • Copy, move and delete

    Directories are handled recursively, meaning that their content
    (subdirectories and files) will also be copied, moved or deleted.
  • Copy or move to a 2nd FTP server

    Handy to import files to your FTP server, or to export files from your FTP server to another FTP server.

  • Rename and chmod

    Chmod handles directories recursively.
  • View code with syntax highlighting

    PHP functions are linked to the documentation on
  • Plain text editor

    Edit text right from your browser; every time you save the changes the new file is transferred to the FTP server.

  • HTML editors

    Edit HTML a What-You-See-Is-What-You-Get (WYSIWYG) form; there are 2 different editors to choose from (FCKEditor and TinyMCE).
  • Code editor

    Edit HTML and PHP in an editor with syntax highlighting (CodePress).
  • Search for words or phrases

    Filter out files based on the filename, last modification time and filesize.

  • Calculate size

    Calculate the size of directories and files.

Administrator features

  • Safe Mode

    net2ftp works perfectly under safemode.

  • MySQL database

    … is optional. A MySQL database is only needed for logging, and for the Daily Limit (see below).
  • Authorizations

    Allow the users to connect to all FTP servers, or to only a predefined list of FTP servers.
    The input box on the login page will change accordingly.
  • Logging

    Activate or deactivate 3 kinds of logging: pages requested, logins and errors.

  • Daily Limit

    Restrict each user’s daily data transfer volume and script execution
    time. Once a user reaches the daily consumption limit, he will still be
    able to browse FTP servers, but the transfer of data to/from the server
    will be blocked.
  • Large File Limit

    Files bigger than this limit can’t be downloaded/uploaded/copied/etc
    but can still be renamed/deleted/chmodded.
  • Templates

    Change the layout as you want using the template files.

  • Integration in other PHP applications

    net2ftp can easily be integrated in other PHP applications.
    Modules for Mambo, Drupal and Xoops are provided in the zip file.

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