This is the download page for Robo-FTP Server, a secure automated file transfer server. This is the download you want if you are looking to host an FTP server so that remote clients can connect to you (FTP, FTPS, SFTP, HTTP, HTTPS) to upload/download files.
If you are looking for an FTP client to connect to remote servers to upload/download files then you should download Robo-FTP here: Download Robo-FTP.
Robo-FTP Server is supported on 32 bit and 64 bit editions of Windows Vista SP1, Server 2008 (R1 and R2), 2012 (R1 and R2), 2016 (except Nano as it can't run 32 bit apps), and 2019, and Windows 7, 8, 8.1, and 10.
Robo-FTP Server is 32 bit software and requires version 4.0 of the Microsoft .NET Framework, the x86 Visual Studio 2013 C++ Runtime, and the platform specific (x64 or x86 depending on your OS) version of SQL Compact Edition 4.0 SP1. The full installer includes all of these dependencies.
The Robo-FTP Server installer does not itself require rebooting but the dependencies installed on the initial install may.
RAM: We recommend 40 MB for every 100 concurrent users.
CPU: We recommend having 1 available CPU core for every 1250 concurrent users.
DISK: We recommend a minimum of 2 GB of hard drive space to install the software and have room to maintain a typical number of logs. Be sure to provision sufficient additional hard drive space for the files you wish to manage using the software.
If you are upgrading from any previous version of Robo-FTP Server, please read the migration guide for upgrade instructions and details on changes that may affect you.
There is a single download for the full and evaluation versions of Robo-FTP Server. The evaluation version is fully functional with all features enabled. You will activate the software in place with a serial number after purchase.
Current version: 3.6.1, Released December 31, 2022 (Complete Revision History).
SECURITY WARNING: Under certain circumstances, such as when you download the software to a machine on one network and copy the installer to a machine on a different network, Windows will block the installer from running. Please see this knowledge base article for instructions on how to unblock the installer: How to Unblock Installer.
An indexed, searchable Help file is installed automatically with Robo-FTP Server. Browse an online version of the Help file here: Online Help File.