UltraFTP latest changes

See the changes for the latest releases of UltraFTP here.

The most up-to-date version is 21.20, released on 2021-12-17.

UltraFTP v21.20 Changes (2021-12-17)


  • Two-factor authentication (2FA) support
    • Full support for connecting to servers that require 2FA verification code
    • New "Interactive login" account option (Advanced tab)
    • 2FA accounts are limited to a single connection to avoid multiple 2FA prompts
  • Updates to key handling for improved stability and support
  • Updates for crypto ciphers
  • Other minor quality improvements

UltraFTP v21.10 Changes (2021-09-03)


  • Segmented downloads
    • Provides exponentially faster downloads of huge files, especially for slower connections
    • Allows resuming failed or interrupted downloads
    • Facilitates pause / resume (see below)
    • New segment icon to indicate which downloads are segmented in transfer details pane
    • Expand and collapse segments to view progress
    • New account settings for segmenting downloads and segment size (Transfers tab)
    • How it works:
      • Initiates multiple simultaneous connections to the server, then downloads different pieces (segments) of the file concurrently
      • Once all segments have been downloaded, the file is re-assembled locally
      • Uses FTP REST command for downloading file segments (unavailable for SFTP)
  • Pause and resume downloads
    • Pause one or all segmented downloads
      • All completed segments are maintained, while in-progress segments are canceled
    • Resume paused or failed segmented downloads
      • All incomplete / unfinished segments are resumed
    • New pause and resume options in:
      • "Connect" group in Home tab
      • Transfer details context menu (for segmented downloads)
  • New dark color themes
    • Studio Dark (new default)
    • One Dark
    • Predawn
  • Various minor fixes and improvements

UltraFTP v21.00 Changes (2021-02-24)


  • Synchronized browsing
    • New option in Home tab
    • When enabled, UltraFTP automatically browses into the corresponding folder on local or remote side (if it exists)
    • If corresponding folder doesn't exist, UltraFTP prompts to disable synced browsing
  • New Settings area
    • New option in Home tab
    • Set whether files open in UltraEdit or UEStudio
    • Configure double-click action for files (transfer or open)
  • With "Share FTP accounts" enabled, UltraFTP doesn't download items before sending them to UltraEdit, UEStudio, or UltraCompare
  • "Compare files" now defaults to last two files selected
  • Improved Perl regexp filter
  • Addressed multiple overwrite prompt issues
  • Various minor fixes and improvements

UltraFTP v20.10 Changes (2020-08-06)


  • Cloud Sync (see details)
    • Secure, cloud-based syncing of settings between different systems
    • Authenticate with Google, GitHub, or Microsoft account
    • Push / pull all settings, or specific settings categories
    • Backup / restore system
    • Manage, rename, and remove instances from sync account
    • Requires a subscription license including Cloud Services
  • Added support for folder navigation via mouse forward / back buttons
  • Added option to clear remote pane on disconnect (remote folder pane context menu)
  • Increased display filter width
  • Various other minor improvements

UltraFTP v20.00 Changes (2020-01-22)


  • Local / remote folder sync
    • Select a local and remote folder to automatically sync their contents
    • Use predefined sync rules (local-to-remote, remote-to-local, bi-direction) or create your own
    • Customize sync actions per file
    • Set server time skew and second tolerance for sync
  • Added ribbon accelerators and tooltips
  • Various minor display improvements

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