Python file-sharing

Open-source Python projects categorized as file-sharing

Top 9 Python file-sharing Projects

  • OnionShare

    Securely and anonymously share files, host websites, and chat with friends using the Tor network

    Project mention: Dormi com Loss, acordei com o “r/pennystocks” para o sub vai mudar de vida, obrigado Sr. Williams! | /r/BrasilSimulator | 2023-07-11
  • updog

    Updog is a replacement for Python's SimpleHTTPServer. It allows uploading and downloading via HTTP/S, can set ad hoc SSL certificates and use http basic auth.

    Project mention: Installing NSP/XCI files over network? | /r/SwitchPirates | 2023-05-21

    I tried using updog ( but DBI doesn't parse the served HTTP page as a directory listing, and I can't find a way to make updog do a plain listing like SimpleHTTPServer that DBI can understand.

  • Onboard AI

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  • qr-filetransfer

    Transfer files over WiFi between your computer and your smartphone from the terminal

  • copyparty

    Portable file server with accelerated resumable uploads, dedup, WebDAV, FTP, zeroconf, media indexer, thumbnails++ all in one file, no deps

    Project mention: Copyparty – Portable file server with accelerated resumable uploads, dedup | | 2023-07-19
  • flask-fileexplorer

    A file explorer to share files over a network based on Flask server framework.

    Project mention: How to send task or job based on html form and validate it with an interface | /r/learnpython | 2022-10-22

    Hello everyone ! I have a small app (basically the same as [Flask-Fileexplorer](, thanks a lot reallyrehan btw) and I want a way to handle adding new ressources .

  • unicloud

    Unison file sync web interface

    Project mention: File Sync UI with Linux, Docker (Unison and Alpine based) | /r/linux | 2023-08-29
  • etiquette

    WIP tag-based file organizer & search

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  • Networking-Guide

    A Networking Guide for getting started with basic/core network components such as wired and wireless network design, configuration, hardware, protocols, security, backup, recovery, and virtualization.

  • FileTransfer

    This is the repository for File Transfer Tools, a CLI tool for sending files to other computers in a LAN.

NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020). The latest post mention was on 2023-08-29.

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What are some of the best open-source file-sharing projects in Python? This list will help you:

Project Stars
1 OnionShare 5,715
2 updog 2,652
3 qr-filetransfer 924
4 copyparty 289
5 flask-fileexplorer 96
6 unicloud 53
7 etiquette 32
8 Networking-Guide 25
9 FileTransfer 1
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