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How do you make Transmit 4 the best ever?

45+ new features, up to 25x speed, and one more thing…

You need to transfer files. Maybe to an FTP or SFTP server, or the cloud via Amazon S3, or using WebDAV. You maintain a website, do backups, or upload photos. You need Transmit, the #1 Mac OS X FTP client.¹ Now, in Transmit 4, we took everything good about Transmit, and added a dollop of unbelievably great.

We’ve gone all out.


Path Bar Pro

Jump to parent directories with one click. Or, if your trail is too long, click and hold for a path pop-up. The best of both worlds!


Drag your favorite local or remote folders here for one-click access.

Dual Pane Toggle

Hide the second pane anytime for a super-compact Transmit.

New Views

Classic List and Column views are joined by two new friends: Cover Flow and Thumbnail.

A Brand New Look

Completely redesigned, thoroughly modern, extra sleek, and always very friendly.

Protocols Galore

FTP, SFTP, Amazon S3 and WebDAV are at your command.

Local / Remote Toggle

Two local views to manage files? Or two remote views to copy from server to server? Piece of cake.

Custom Favorite Icons

Use one of ours or apply your own.

Disclosable Folders

OK, so the little flippy triangle has been around for a while — but it's finally in Transmit. Hooray!


A Finder classic, now available in Transmit. Colors!

Folders Before Files

Those who love it, really love it — list your folders before your files.

Power Progress

See both the current file, and the overall progress, in a single bar.

Refreshed Sync Interface

Simple, clean, and clear.

Sync by File Size

Now you can use file size, as well as date, to determine what's new.


Power-up your sync with our advanced "Skip Items" rules.

Sanity Check

A friendly bubble tells you in plain English what’s going to happen.

Deep Transfers

Now you can see what’s coming up, not just what’s happening now.

Per-Folder Progress

Know exactly where you stand.

Bandwidth Limiting

Don’t want to saturate your network? Head to the prefs to limit your overall transfer speed.

Item Countdown

How many top-level items left to go?

Transmit Twin-Turbo Engine
Up to 25x faster for small files
Multi-Connection Transfers
For faster batch transfers
Integrated Transfers View
FXP Support
For direct server-to-server xfer
Bandwidth Limiting
Completely Reimagined
Cleaner, cooler, cake-ier.
Tear-Off Tabs
Twin Progress Bar
See current and overall progress
Local-Local / Remote-Remote
Cover Flow
Image Thumbnail View
Disclosable List View
Quick Look
Custom Favorites Icons
One / Two Pane Switcher
Just one view if you want
Extra-Compact Minimum Size
Friendly File Sync
A nice, plain-English bubble talks you through the sync.
Compare via File Size
Advanced File Skipping
Skipping files is not just for sync anymore: set rules for anytime.
More Flexible Default Permissions
Advanced Server Preferences
Hard-core options now exposed
Continue on Errors
Easily Repeat Transfers
Right-click a transfer to re-do it
Amazon S3
CloudFront Support
Deploy your files via CDN
Bucket Logging
Send SSH Command
Zip, UnZip, etc.
One-Click SFTP Key Import
Instead of a password, use key
View Secure Certificates
Overhauled AppleScript
Automatic Unicode Detection
Better Transcript Logging
Instant-Favorite Button
Line Numbering in Built-In Editor
Extensive Favorite Importers
Simplified External Editing
Auto-Updating via Sparkle
Fully 64-Bit
Improved Copy URL / Copy Path
See All New Features

Faster than ever.

Transmit 3 was fast. The Transmit Turbo engine in Coda was faster. Transmit 4 is scary, wicked fast. We tuned and tweaked the new Transmit Twin-Turbo engine to get you hauling up to 25 times faster.²

8 sec
2 sec

List 30,000 remote files

4x Faster.

80+ min
4 min

Download 30,000 small files

18x Faster.

45 sec
20 sec

Delete 30,000 small files

2.25x Faster.

45 min
2 min

Upload 15,000 small files

25x Faster.

And that one-more-thing thing?

Put your favorites in the Finder.

With the new Transmit Disk feature, you can now mount any of your favorites in the Finder itself, even if Transmit's not running. These volumes are real: drag files to your SFTP server, save a small graphic to your Amazon S3 bucket directly from Photoshop, or roll your own iDisk-like backup volume. It’s all possible in T4.


We really think you will like this app.

Your download has begun!

You'll find Transmit 4 in your downloads folder. It's both the demo and the full version: try it out, then enter a serial number to unlock it.

Transmit is a Mac app

We make Mac software at Panic because we really like Mac computers. We think you'd like them too!

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