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ForkLift 3.0 Beta 5 – Powerful file manager: FTP, SFTP, WebDAV, S3, and more (beta).

Appked/ Featured/on 2016-11-09 12:23

ForkLift 3.0 Beta 5

ForkLift is a powerful file manager and ferociously fast FTP client clothed in a clean and versatile UI that offers the combination of absolute simplicity and raw power expected from a well-executed Mac software.

ForkLift will connect to any remote server FTP, SFTP, Amazon S3, WebDAV, the SMB and AFP shares on your local network,- pretty much anything you can plug into or hook up to a Mac. ForkLift also carries a complete toolbox for managing your files, including Folder Synchronization, Batch Renaming, Archive handling, Application deleter, editing files over remote connections and many more. All these power features are packaged into a Finder-like, dual-pane interface that delivers superior workflow while remaining absolutely familiar to use, along with QuickLook, Spotlight search and all.

  • Completely re-built from scratch inside and out
  • Disklets (you can mount a remote connection as a disk and access it from any app)
  • Synclets
  • Droplets
  • List view, Column view, Icon view and Coverflow
  • Transfer queue
  • Handles almost any archive format: Rar, Zip, Tar, Gz and a dozen more
  • Search and filter (now with RegExp support)
  • Improved Sync
  • Stacks
  • Integrated favorite manager
  • Advanced Multi-Rename
  • Workspaces
  • Dual-pane view
  • Folder Synchronization
  • Tabs
  • Amazon S3 support
  • WebDAV support
  • Remote edit and preview
  • Growl support
  • QuickLook local and remote files
  • and much more to discover


Version 3.0 Beta 5:

Fixes and Improvements
  • Improves Dark Mode
  • Adds colored Tags to the right-click context menu
  • Adds unchecking item option in Sync Preview, click on the action's icon in the middle column to exclude items from syncing
  • Adds device chooser, click on the icon in the path bar or use Control-D shortcut
  • Adds free space info to devices in the sidebar (View > Show/Hide Device Info)
  • Adds option to hide titlebar (View > Show/Hide Titlebar)
  • Adds Git integration (Commands > Source Control, Git toolbar button)
  • Adds ability to add files, applications, and smart folders to sidebar
  • Improves performance of Quick Open on first invocation
  • Adds trackpad zoom gestures to change icon size in Icon View
  • Improves type selection in Column View
  • Fixes an issue with archives with Chinese text encoding
  • Fixes an issue with Clone Pane menu option inside archives
  • Fixes a crash when prompting password for Amazon S3 and cancel is pressed
  • Fixes a crash with certain FTP server while listing
  • Fixes a crash with gz/tar archives
  • Fixes an issue with calculate folder size when keyboard selection is enabled
  • Fixes an issue with Commander backspace shortcut in Icon View
  • Resolves an issue with dragging items to Column View's empty area on the right
  • Fixes an issue with a missing forward slash from copied URLs
  • Fixes a crash with drag and drop when keyboard selection is enabled
  • Fixes an issue when only one item was opened of multiple selected items
  • Fixes an issue with rename in Column View
  • Fixes an issue with favorites section in Shortcuts
  • Fixes a connection issue with Microsoft FTP in active mode
  • Fixes an issue when double clicking on List View's header opened the selected items
  • Fixes an issue with importing favorite with unchecked passive mode from ForkLift 2
  • Numerous small fixes and improvements


OS X 10.11 or later, 64-bit processor