FileZilla Portable is an FTP client program created and distributed by PortableApps.com. It is a portable edition of the original FileZilla FTP client. As a portable program, it does not require installation and can be stored in any portable device such as a USB flash drive, iPod, or any portable hard drive. All the connection settings and server lists are also saved when transferred to a different portable device.
The program features all the functions and options of the original edition. It also provides support for different protocols including FTPS, FTP, and SFTP. The program is also capable of handling IPv6 technology. It can attain great transfer speeds and can be used to edit files remotely. The portable edition of FileZilla features a Quick Connect Mode, which prompts users to enter username, port information, username, and password without having to save them separately. Aside from this, the application also enables users to create and manage multiple accounts on the go. Its Site Manager feature allows users to create new bookmarks, folders, and websites.
FileZilla Portable allows users to configure file viewing and edit specific files when launching a different portable program. It also allows users to launch the program from a CD. However, in order to do this, the user must launch the program to a local directory and launch it once in order to set its default settings. Configuring and editing the program’s settings when stored in a CD is possible as well.