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I'm very new to Windows 8 but would like to know if there are any good features or client tools available for FTP (like filezilla)?

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closed as not constructive by ChrisF, Journeyman Geek, soandos, Oliver Salzburg Oct 31 '12 at 10:42

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May I know the reason of downvote? –  Dewsworld Oct 31 '12 at 9:03
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Dewsworld, you have been downvoted because your question doesn't show any research effort. A simple Google search or a search in the Windows Store would have been enough. Filezilla will work on Windows 8 and maybe there are FTP clients in the store. Your question is more something for a forum. Superuser (and all StackExchange sites) are Q&A sites. Pose clear questions and say what steps you have undertaken, and you will get decent answers. –  Peter Oct 31 '12 at 9:04
    
I'm used to filezilla, so I thought maybe something's better here on Windows 8, something with the release. –  Dewsworld Oct 31 '12 at 9:18
    
You might want to check the faq (superuser.com/faq). Superuser isn't really meant for asking a list of links/apps/resources/... –  Peter Oct 31 '12 at 10:03

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Internet Explorer can navigate FTP servers, and has supported that for a very long time (probably since it first was released).

I think you can map a FTP server to a drive letter using the regular "map network drive" functionality, which should allow you to upload as well as download if you have the proper privileges on the FTP server.

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