A FTP server is a computer which allows sharing of files, folders and applications. CuteFTP is a tool which enables you to perform transfer functions from the server to the computer and viceversa. The application operates the transfer in just a few clicks. The interface is simple and user friendly ideal for both beginners and experts. It also has a help function in-built on the interface to offer guidance in areas where one is stuck. The software allows you to access files on your computer as well as the FTP servers.
The standard package of the application supports drag & drop file to move them, without compromising the speed performance. It also has simple configuration settings to allow you set up new servers and assist in connections. A more unique feature of the software is that it acts as a mini browser to help navigate through the network. It is fully loaded with user name and passwords to avoid unauthorized access.
The transfers operate on a queue system but also support scheduled transfers to be performed later as long as you pre-program the files on the queue. The tool has comprehensive features like sound alerts, Smart Keep Alive, Smart Overwrite, rename regulations, SSL security and proxy servers among others.
It is part from ftp tools category and is licensed as shareware for Windows 32-bit and 64-bit platform and can be used as a free trial until the trial period will end. The CuteFTP demo is available to all software users as a free download with potential restrictions compared with the full version.