Transmit

Licence: Shareware ($34)
Version 4.4.2 | Release Date: 2013-09-10 | Download

Fixed an issue that prevented saving files with an external editor under OS X Mavericks.

Version 4.2 | Release Date: 2012-08-13 | Download

Fixes some graphics issues on Retina displays
Added support for Notification Center in Mac OS X 10.8
Fixed a possible error when dragging files from Coda 2
Now only uses integrated graphics on supported MacBook Pro models
No longer autofills user's e-mail address for eList signup

Version 4.1.9 | Release Date: 2012-05-04 | Download

Fixes a possible issue with the Transmit Disk menu extra
Fixes a recurring Keychain issue with Mac OS X 10.6
Improves Growl compatibility yet again

Version 4.0.4 | Release Date: 2010-05-16 | Download
  • Fixed an issue with Japanese "Get Info" window
  • Fixed "fdopen" error when mounting via Transmit Disk
  • "Instant-Favorite" button properly pre-populates fields again
  • Improved reliability when specifying a file as an initial path
  • Fixed possible crash with server-to-server to transfers via FTP
  • Improved SFTP server compatibility
  • Miscellaneous (obscure) fixes and improvements
Version 4.0 | Release Date: 2010-04-29 | Download
Version 4.0:

Engine

  • 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
Interface
  • 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
  • Labels
  • One / Two Pane Switcher
    • Just one view if you want
  • Extra-Compact Minimum Size
Sync
  • Friendly File Sync
    • A nice, plain-English bubble talks you through the sync.
  • Compare via File Size
Navigation
  • Path Bar Pro
  • Places Pop-Up
  • Jump to your most-used folders
  • Improved Folder Linking
    • Navigate both sides at once
  • Multi-Touch Navigation
    • 3-finger swipe, back or forward
  • Show Folders Above Files
Transfers
  • 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
SSH
  • Send SSH Command
    • Zip, UnZip, etc.
  • One-Click SFTP Key Import
    • Instead of a password, use key
  • View Secure Certificates
Misc
  • 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
Version 4.0 | Release Date: 2010-04-25 | Download

Engine
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

Interface
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
Labels
One / Two Pane Switcher
Just one view if you want
Extra-Compact Minimum Size

Sync
Friendly File Sync
A nice, plain-English bubble talks you through the sync.
Compare via File Size

Navigation
Path Bar Pro
Places Pop-Up
Jump to your most-used folders
Improved Folder Linking
Navigate both sides at once
Multi-Touch Navigation
3-finger swipe, back or forward
Show Folders Above Files

Transfers
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

SSH
Send SSH Command
Zip, UnZip, etc.
One-Click SFTP Key Import
Instead of a password, use key
View Secure Certificates

Misc
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

Version 3.7 | Release Date: 2009-11-23 | Download

Fixed an encoding bug that could cause issues with both international filenames and WebDAV.

Version 3.6.9 | Release Date: 2009-10-22 | Download
  • Automator and Spotlight plugins now include 64-bit versions for Mac OS X 10.6 (“Snow Leopard”)
  • Fixed multiple selection problem in column view when using Snow Leopard
  • Fixed droplets on Snow Leopard. You’ll have to recreate them, though!
Version 3.6.7 | Release Date: 2008-11-23 | Download

- Re-worked preview drawer to avoid unnecessary file transfers and cancels, thus avoiding possible transfer stalls
- Fixed a possible crash when changing selection quickly and right-clicking
- Fixed several Dutch preference captions so they are no longer being truncated
- Fixed S3 uploads with files greater than 2 GB
- Fixed a problem in which files may be deleted when moving them into a subfolder
- Improved S3 copied URLs when connecting to the EU S3 server

Version 3.6.6 | Release Date: 2008-04-22 | Download
  • Fixes a potential crasher in TransmitSync (the helper application that syncs Transmit favorites to .Mac)
  • S3: Relaxed the restrictions on using dot characters in new bucket names
Version 3.6.5 | Release Date: 2008-04-17 | Download
  • Fixed a crash with "stacked" operations, such as quickly changing directory after making a new connection
  • S3: We now support creation of buckets on European S3 servers, which is likely both faster and cheaper for European users
  • S3: Transmit now uses the REST interface, rather than the deprecated SOAP interface
  • S3: Fixed a bug that prevented S3 folder creation on Panther (10.3) systems
  • FTP-SSL: If SSLv23 connection fails, Transmit will fall back to TLSv1
  • Transmit no longer always uploads in binary mode on certain configurations of ProFTPD
  • Files in list view are now deselected when changing directories to prevent accidental renaming
  • Transmit now correctly reports an error when downloading a file that already exists and the file belongs to another user/group
  • DockSend now works with favorites that "prompt for password"
  • Fixed bug which could cause the Dashboard widget to never stop animating after an upload
  • Copying the URLs of a multiple item remote selection to the clipboard no longer copies just a single item
  • Fixed a bug that caused Transmit not to connect to favorites invoked from Spotlight
  • Fixed a problem where WebDAV droplets and Automator actions would not terminate after uploading certain files
  • Fixed a problem that sometimes caused deleted folders not to get removed from the UI
  • Fixed a problem when "show exact file sizes" is on, the overwrite sheet would display remote size in the local field
  • Fixed problem with incorrect file sizes being displayed in some cases after a resumed upload.
  • Fixed a possible exception in .Mac syncing when merging new favorites
  • Fixed a bug that could lead to a remote file being incorrectly deleted during an Upload Mirror Sync under very specific conditions
  • WebDAV: Fixed an incorrect error message that could appear after canceling a file rename operation
  • SFTP: Now updates progress bar when uploaded bytes are acknowledged rather than sent, for a more accurate representation of transfer progress.
  • S3: Get Info dialog's "Apply" button is disabled for folders, since S3 folders don't have permissions
  • S3: Added ability to "Apply to enclosed items" for Get Info dialog on an S3 folder
  • S3: Can now set bucket permissions
  • S3: S3 transcripts are now more verbose
  • S3: Fixed issues with the "More info..." button in the Preview drawer displaying incorrect information for S3 connections
  • S3: Fixed errors that could arise when repeatedly remote-editing files on S3 servers with the Preview drawer open
  • S3: Fixed issue where switching from list to column view on S3 didn't set the root path correctly
  • S3: Transmit now pre-validates bucket names before asking S3 to create them
  • S3: Fixed problem with overly-aggressive caching that could cause older versions of S3 items to be downloaded
  • S3: Their Stuff to Their Stuff dragging is no longer rejected when the destination is an S3 server
  • S3: When re-saving an edited file to an S3 server, the file size in Transmit is now properly updated
Version 3.6.4 | Release Date: 2008-01-10 | Download
  • Transmit no longer stalls the UI when deleting files in S3
  • Fixed a potential issue that caused TransmitSync to crash occasionally on new installs
  • Moved Transmit's Automator actions to the "Internet" category under 10.5
  • Fixed a possible incorrect report of "Error -197."
  • No longer have to manually refresh to make deleted buckets disappear under Amazon S3
  • Remote items can now be more accurately moved to a folder with a Japanese name
  • IIS/SharePoint WebDAV servers now properly display filenames with spaces
  • "Merge Conflicting Folders" behavior works more reliably in all situations
  • Fixed a WebDAV bug that caused the download conflict panel to show incorrectly escaped filenames
  • WebDAV Automator actions no longer fail in some situations
  • Decreased memory footprint for multiple-file S3 transfers
  • Fixed a display issue with buttons in the queue window
  • Tooltips now show correctly in all cases in the sync activity report sheet
  • "New file" now works both locally and remotely when running in French
  • Filenames are no longer jumbled when a Japanese file moves to a parent
  • Fixed an issue that caused a directory's name to be reverted after renaming then clicking "back"
  • Fixed some problems when double-clicking .exportedFavorites files
  • Added the ability to undo sorting favorites by name by clicking a second time on the column header
  • Fixed a potential crash when replacing an existing local item using the "Move..." contextual item
  • Added a more explicit warning when syncing over your home folder
  • Fixed a problem that prevented droplets from working when the password contained double quotes
  • Can now double click on ".transmitBackup" files to import them
Version 3.6.3 | Release Date: 2007-12-06 | Download

Leopard Things

  • Worked around bug in Leopard which could crash Transmit when playing the "transfer complete" sound
  • Clicking on your hard disk in the sidebar no longer results in "home" and "net" items being added
  • Selected states of toolbar "view mode" buttons now better match Leopard style
  • Transmit no longer shows applications located on a Time Machine backup volume in the "Edit With..." menu

S3

  • Can now delete a folder with more than one thousand files inside
  • Get Info on a bucket no longer replaces the bucket with an object inside the bucket
  • Sometimes couldn't change path when uploading from Dashboard widget

Localization Issues

  • French localization: Creating remote folders now works as expected
  • German localization: When you click "New Folder", the correct local/remote button is now selected by default

Everything Else

  • No longer creates an extra control connection when clicking on a file if you have "use queue for transfers" turned on
  • File listing now updates correctly when deleting many items
  • Transfers no longer continue to run if user requests disconnect
  • "Set permissions on upload" will no longer show an error sheet if permissions can't be set, but will log to the transcript
  • Other minor changes and fixes
Version 3.6.2 | Release Date: 2007-10-31 | Download
  • Improved for Mac OS X 10.5 (Leopard)
    • Fixed potential surprise crashes in internal editor and more
    • Properly hides /home and /net folders
    • Improved selection drawing in Favorites view
    • Updated certain icons to dynamically use "real" system folder
  • Edit with Transmit/TextMate file menus were enabled with nothing selected
  • "Kind" column minimum width was too big
  • NetWare servers did not work correctly with an initial path set
  • Fixed display issue with Preview drawer in Dutch localization
  • Fixed crash on 10.3.9 when you set a Root URL for a favorite, connect, and click on any remote item
  • "Create Archive" no longer maintains the parent of the compressed items
  • Now uses UTF-8 Normalization Form C for remote file names
  • Certain characters in filenames no longer crash Transmit when uploading under ISO Latin 1 encoding
  • "Go to Folder" in German localization now works
  • Fixed crash on connect when initial path is same as server address
  • Fixed issues with "Duplicate" action
  • Reduced memory usage during transfers of a large number of files
Version 3.6.1 | Release Date: 2007-09-13 | Download
  • Fixed a bug that prevented connections to certain WebDAV servers
  • Can now use Docksend with WebDAV HTTPS
  • Added full support for IDN "Punycode" server addresses and URLs
  • Fixed problems with displaying unicode characters in delete confirmation sheet
  • Mounted SMB/NFS volumes now sort automatically
  • Can now access custom S3 header preferences in 10.3.9
  • Renaming items to Japanese no longer blanks out the filename
  • Fixed a problem that prevented SFTP logins after running some Automator workflows that included an "Upload Files" action
  • Now correctly handles S3 filenames that contain forward slashes
  • SFTP droplets with no password now function correctly
  • The "Destination" popup in the "Download Files" action now retains its setting on save
  • Fixed a hang that occurred when connecting to a site with a file set as the initial path
  • Fixed a bug that caused potential crashes when changing directories on a WebDAV server
  • Transmit will now send a second PASV request if the first attempt returns an address/port combination that refuses our connection
  • Fixed an issue that would result in "Control connection timed out" errors if the "Keep connections alive during long transfers" advanced preference was enabled
  • Added Dutch localization
Version 3.6 | Release Date: 2007-08-29 | Download

Transmit 3.6 adds Amazon S3 support, remote URL preview and copy, and fixes/improves all sorts of stuff. It's a free update for all Transmit 3 owners that requires Mac OS X 10.3.9. Download the new version, replace your existing copy with it, and enjoy!

Version 3.5.6 | Release Date: 2007-01-24 | Download
  • Fixes potential security vulnerability with FTP and FTPS URL handlers
Version 3.5.5 | Release Date: 2006-10-11 | Download
  • Certain SFTP servers no longer report "file not found" on login followed by a disconnection
  • Added an advanced preference to avoid duplicate uploads in certain situations by periodically contacting servers during the upload
  • Improved stability of uploading a second file using WebDAV
  • Setting the executable flag on WebDAV servers now works as expected
  • Now gracefully fails when uploading files in the Queue, if the folder being uploading to no longer exists
  • Growl notification no longer shows "upload complete" if upload fails with permission denied error
  • Saving in an external editor after disconnecting from a server now correctly uploads the file in the Queue
  • Using the Goto command to navigate to a local alias folder now works correctly
  • No longer stalls when creating a folder on TCPWare Unix-emulated server on OpenVMS. Wow.
  • In list view, pressing Command-Up Arrow while renaming a file now completes rename as expected before moving up a directory
  • Trying to upload a file onto a read only WebDAV server no longer shows the file as uploaded
  • "Send Raw Command" menu item now enables when using FTP with TLS or SSL.
  • Canceling the password dialog when connecting to a users public .Mac folder no longer causes hang
  • "Transfer Complete Sound" preference now correctly saves which sound is selected after an upgrade
  • If the "Ask" conflict mode is set in the Queue, it now prompts for every grouping of transfers, not just the first one
  • After dragging remote items to the sidebar, they no longer remain disabled until you reconnect
  • On first login to a server you can now use type-to to select a file in column view
  • Improved reliability of file navigation after renaming a folder fails
Version 3.5.4 | Release Date: 2006-07-06 | Download
  • Certain SFTP servers no longer report "file not found" on login followed by a disconnection
  • Added an advanced preference to avoid duplicate uploads in certain situations by periodically contacting servers during the upload
  • Improved stability of uploading a second file using WebDAV
  • Setting the executable flag on WebDAV servers now works as expected
  • Now gracefully fails when uploading files in the Queue, if the folder being uploading to no longer exists
  • Growl notification no longer shows "upload complete" if upload fails with permission denied error
  • Saving in an external editor after disconnecting from a server now correctly uploads the file in the Queue
  • Using the Goto command to navigate to a local alias folder now works correctly
  • No longer stalls when creating a folder on TCPWare Unix-emulated server on OpenVMS. Wow.
  • In list view, pressing Command-Up Arrow while renaming a file now completes rename as expected before moving up a directory
  • Trying to upload a file onto a read only WebDAV server no longer shows the file as uploaded
  • "Send Raw Command" menu item now enables when using FTP with TLS or SSL.
  • Canceling the password dialog when connecting to a users public .Mac folder no longer causes hang
  • "Transfer Complete Sound" preference now correctly saves which sound is selected after an upgrade
  • If the "Ask" conflict mode is set in the Queue, it now prompts for every grouping of transfers, not just the first one
  • After dragging remote items to the sidebar, they no longer remain disabled until you reconnect
  • On first login to a server you can now use type-to to select a file in column view
  • Improved reliability of file navigation after renaming a folder fails
Version 3.5.3 | Release Date: 2006-04-12 | Download
Improvements
  • (3.5.3) Fixes potential reliability and crashing problems with certain FTP servers
  • Added ability to set one application as the editor for all file types (overriding the per-extension editors)
  • Can now turn on/off custom file upload permissions for Default File or Default Folder or any custom permission entry
  • Get Info toolbar button now shows the favorites editor, if a favorite is selected
  • Missing files in the Sidebar should show question mark icon instead of generic document
  • Sidebar icons now properly update if an item is on a mounted/unmounted disk
  • Now supports skEdit 3.6 as an native external editor
  • Added an advanced preference to control the default Generic FTP parser
Fixes
  • Fixed a potential crash after adding more than one Favorite per session which could cause preference corruption
  • Remote file listings are now more accurate after replacing or renaming folders
  • Queue no longer refuses to upload after downloading, with 'always use queue' turned on
  • Get info for multiple files now works more reliably
  • After pausing the queue, the queue no longer only restarts one download at a time
  • File listing now works as expected if you disconnect from a server you're connected to more than once
  • Columns now scroll to the top of a directory listing after resolving a symlink
  • Permissions column in list view now correctly shows the directory flag after manually changing permissions
  • TextMate no longer shows an error in the Console after saving a file using 'Edit With Anything'
  • 'Open In Tabs' contextual menu item once again shows in collections list
  • 'Open with Finder' menu item now works on folders
  • Full keyboard access now advances in column view with no row selected
  • Spring loaded folders now work if you drag from a column that isn't the last column
  • Disconnecting from a server while in the middle of an AppleScript now returns the correct error
  • Select all now always works when a folder is selected in remote view
  • "Unknown" custom file editor now is called "Default"
  • "Default" custom file editor now applies to multiple selection
  • Fixed rare crash when downloading or uploading on Intel machines
  • Duplicating files with a custom port set -- with 'always use queue' turned on -- now works
  • Preview now stops loading if you click on another file right after it starts downloading
  • Files uploaded in the queue or downloaded in the batch downloader that fail to login no longer get stuck in the queue
  • Dragging a remote folder from one sidebar no longer causes crash
  • "\r" in a username is no longer interpreted as a carriage return for droplets
  • During an upload sync Transmit no longer displays Growl download notifications
Version 3.5.1 | Release Date: 2006-02-10 | Download
  • BBEdit (and other editors that support the ODB suite) can now properly display remote document paths
  • Added preference to specify a default text editor to use for all "Unknown" file extensions
  • Added preference to choose any system sound for the upload completion alert
  • Transmit will more reliably reconnect to FTP servers when the connection is unexpectedly closed
  • Improved responsiveness when navigating files
  • Added new Advanced preference to specify a per-server file listing parser
  • Folders with a 0 byte size are now correctly reported as 0 bytes instead of "--"
  • Users may now set "000" permissions on files or folders
  • Folders with localized names are now properly displayed in column view
  • Default tab width is now ever-so-slightly larger
  • Hitting escape to cancel a drag in column view will no longer restart the drag
  • Moving local items in column view will now update the columns more consistently
  • On Mac OS X 10.3.9, small icons will now appear even if the icon resources don't contain them
  • "Edit with" app menu now gets updated when custom file editor list is modified
  • Files being edited on server now get saved properly when they are 0 bytes
  • Transmit's .Mac sync entry can now be removed with the TransmitSync application (see support page)
  • Fixed a potential crash when connecting to Windows FTP servers
  • Fixed a bug in which a Transmit window may not appear on launch and/or crash on quit
  • Fixed a potential crash when local folders updated quickly
  • Removed two non-working text encoding options: Japanese (Shift-JTS X0213) and Simplified Chinese (GB 2312)
  • Will no longer reattempt uploading a file when Transmit gets a 552 error
  • Fixed a bug that caused the "apply permissions" button to not work in certain cases