Name : ForkLift

Size : 13 MB

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ForkLift: Powerful File Manager and FTP Client for Mac

ForkLift is a robust file manager and an exceptionally fast FTP client designed for Mac users. With its clean and versatile user interface, it combines simplicity with powerful features, making it an ideal tool for managing files and remote connections.

Key Features

Comprehensive Connectivity:

  • Remote Server Connections: Connect to a wide range of remote servers including SFTP, FTP, WebDAV, Amazon S3, Backblaze B2, Google Drive, Rackspace CloudFiles, SMB, AFP, and NFS.
  • Local Network Shares: Access and manage local network shares easily.

File Management Tools:

  • Folder Synchronization: Sync folders between different locations.
  • Multi-Rename: Rename multiple files efficiently with advanced options.
  • Archive Handling: Manage and extract archives directly within ForkLift.
  • Application Deleter: Uninstall applications completely, removing all associated files.
  • Remote File Editing: Edit files over remote connections without needing to download them first.

User Interface:

  • Dual-Pane Interface: Work with two directories side-by-side, enhancing workflow and file management efficiency. The panes can be split vertically or horizontally.
  • Finder-like Experience: The interface is intuitive and familiar, incorporating features like Quick Look and Spotlight search.
  • Dark Mode: Supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low-light environments.
  • Tabs and Workspaces: Organize your workflow with tabs and customizable workspaces.

Advanced Functionalities:

  • ForkLift Mini: Access ForkLift’s capabilities from the menu bar for quick tasks.
  • Two-Way Sync: Synchronize files in both directions between two locations.
  • Quick Open: Quickly access files and applications.
  • Favorite Sync: Sync your favorites using Dropbox.
  • Disklet: Mount remote servers as local drives.
  • Sync Browsing: Browse synchronized directories simultaneously.
  • Transfer Bandwidth Throttling: Control the speed of file transfers to manage network usage.
  • Tags Support: Utilize macOS tags for organizing files.

Integration and Support:

  • Dropbox Integration: Directly support and manage files on Dropbox.
  • Search and Selection: Search by name, extension, kind, tags, or content, and use Quick Select to manage files.
  • App Deleter: Cleanly uninstall applications.
  • Archive Management: Handle various archive formats.
  • Keyboard Control: Efficiently manage files using keyboard shortcuts.
  • FXP Copy: Directly transfer files between servers.
  • Tools Integration: Support for Git and opening terminals like Terminal, iTerm, or Hyper.
  • File Compare: Compare files using FileMerge, Kaleidoscope, Beyond Compare, and Araxis Merge.

Additional Features:

  • Hidden Files: Show or hide hidden files.
  • Multilingual Support: Available in multiple languages including English, German, Hungarian, Polish, Russian, and Ukrainian.
  • Set as Default File Viewer: Option to set ForkLift as the default file manager.


  • macOS Compatibility: Requires macOS 12.0 or later.
  • Latest Version: Version 4.1.3 (release notes unavailable at the time of listing).

System Requirements

  • Disable System Integrity Protection (SIP): To perform certain operations, SIP needs to be disabled.

For more information and to download ForkLift, visit the official ForkLift homepage.