FileZilla

FileZilla

Average User Rating:
4.3
out of 525 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    2.2.30a
  • Total Downloads:
    3,415,528
  • Date Added:
    February 06, 2007
  • File Size:
    5.84MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    8,060
  • Operating Systems:
    Windows 95/98/Me/NT/2000/XP

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    4.1

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    4.3

    out of 525 votes

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"Sourceforge Installer cleverly installs crapware BEWARE"

October 25, 2014  |  By adlersf

 |  Version: FileZilla 3.9.0.6

Pros

Actual software works good - But the software maker (Sourceforge) is Okay with making money off its users by allowing nefarious companies very CLEVERLY install crap ware with constant pop-ups and begging for money to "clean your computer". If Sourceforge is Okay partnering with such horrible companies, that how can you trust them with ANYTHING?

Cons

Malware - Crap ware - Stealth installer. I USED to LOVE Sourceforge Filezilla - NOT ANY MORE! Now they VERY CLEVERLY push crap-ware on your computer during installation. It is disguised VERY cleverly - And Although, technically they may be "doing it with your permission" - YOU have NO IDEA it happened until you get Constant, non-stop, Spammy pop-ups all over your computer screen that look like they are coming from some nefarious Russian hacker. SHAME ON YOU Filezilla. You have been ERASED from my GO-TO list of TRUSTWORTHY software makers. I will NEVER use ANYTHING even remotely associated with Filezilla any more. And Yes, I feel this way even though the actual software has been very good - but WHO CARES about that if the makers of this software are OK with making money off their users in such an underhanded way. If they can do this, what ELSE can or are they doing with the guts of their software that you have TRUSTED them to allow on YOUR computer??

Summary

Stay away.

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General
Publisher FileZilla
Publisher web site http://filezilla.sourceforge.net/
Release Date February 06, 2007
Date Added February 06, 2007
Version 2.2.30a
Category
Category Internet Software
Subcategory FTP Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows XP, Windows 95, Windows, Windows NT, Windows Me, Windows 2000, Windows 98
Additional Requirements Windows 95/98/Me/NT/2000/XP
Download Information
File Size 5.84MB
File Name FileZilla_3.9.0.6_win32-setup.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 3,415,528
Downloads Last Week 8,060
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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