If you find yourself stuck in a situation where you cannot or don’t want to install an FTP client on the computer, a web based FTP client is the best solution for you. Web based FTP clients offer almost all the features that a standard FTP client does, in addition to being light-weight and hassle-free.
One of the most popular and feature-rich web based FTP clients available online is Net2FTP. It provides you with a simple interface to connect to your FTP server and upload/download files. You can also upload/download files in a zip format, and unzip files on the server. Some other great features that Net2FTP offers are:
- Install software on your server (requires PHP).
- Copy, move or delete files and directories.
- Plain text editors and HTML editors to edit files online.
- Filter files using filename, size and modification time.
- Copy files from one FTP server to another FTP server.
- Renaming, Chmod and tons of administrative features.