Subcategory: File Backup and Sync
License: Proprietary, Freeware
First release: 2007
Fling FTP Sync and Upload Software – an easy-to-use file transfer protocol (FTP) software to automate uploading and transferring files and folders. Fling sets itself apart by seamlessly integrating with your local Windows Explorer so you can upload from the right-click menu for incredibly fast uploading.
– Upload directly from within Windows Explorer
– Detect file changes and upload automatically
– Schedule automatic scans and uploads
– Manage file transfers to multiple destinations
– Automatically detect and upload changes (incremental FTP/back up)
– Maintain documents stored on a network folder
– Supports secure FTP via SSL (FTPS)
Fling is typically used to maintain a website. However, additional automation and scheduling features are also ideal for backing up folders and more.