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Transmit 5.1.2 – Excellent FTP/SFTP client.

Appked/ Developer Tools, Featured/on 2018-05-08 15:30

Transmit 5.1.2

Transmit is a powerful and versatile Mac OS X application that makes it easy for you to manage and organize large files on various servers on clouds.

User-oriented interface with support for multiple tabs

With Transmit’s help you can quickly and effortlessly transfer files to SFTP or FTP server, as well as Amazon S3 or WevDAV from within a user-oriented interface.

Transmit comes a simple and reliable solution for users that need to maintain websites, upload numerous photos or perform backups.

Transmit comes with a “Twin-Turbo Engine”, multi-connection transfer and FXP support fact that makes it a fast, smooth-running and dependable client for most Mac users.

On top of that, Transmit enables you to limit the bandwidth, synchronize or compare files with ease.

Choose between a single or dual pane window

From Transmit’s two-panel window you can view the files stored locally and the ones saved on the server. At the same time, Transmit helps you create a list with favorite servers add a new FTP, SFTP, Amazon S3 or WebDAV server.

The top toolbar allows you to switch between the thumbnail, list, column and Cover Flow view mode and change from the a dual pane to a single pane window. In addition, Transmit seamlessly integrates Mac OS X’s Quick Look feature, a fact that helps you preview files before transferring them.

Handy synchronization features

By accessing the Action drop-down menu, you can open the Info window, copy the file path or URL address, move items to Trash or the desired location, create duplicates, compress or label files. On top of that, you have the option to create new folders or files, refresh the list and open a folder in a new tab or new window.

Thanks to the built-in search form, you can quickly and effortlessly filter the displayed items as soon as you start typing. The Preferences window enables you to change the default FTP client and configure Transmit to synchronize your favorite items via iCloud or Dropbox.


Version 5.1.2:

  • Added badges to password and key passphrase prompt dialogs for additional clarity
  • Better visual indication that OAuth logins are proceeding (EG: OneDrive for Business)
  • Improved error reporting when attempting to download OneNote notebook from OneDrive
  • Minor improvements to the French localization
  • Now use Amazon S3 V2 file listings
  • Worked-around a macOS 10.13 issue that could cause Wi-Fi to unexpectedly slow down in some cases
  • Activity queue icons are no longer missing badges indicating the operation type
  • Importing Transmit 5 servers with custom icons no longer causes a crash
  • Fixed a potential crash when pressing view options while connecting
  • Fixed an issue that could cause downloading nonexistent files to stall for some FTP servers using TLS
  • If timed correctly, switching to a local file browser while connecting to a remote server could cause Transmit to hang
  • The Download Automator action now populates the interface as expected when selecting a saved Server
  • Conflict resolution dialogs now animate properly according to direction of transfer
  • Other minor fixes


OS X 10.9 or later, 64-bit processor