Yummy FTP Pro Version History

Here is the list of changes since the last version.

Version 2.0.5

  • Fixed truncation of some localised labels
  • Fixed tilde / home folder support for Shared user
  • Fixed WebDAV crash
  • Fixed WebDAV transfers with large file sizes

Version 2.0.4

  • WebDAV support improvements to reliability and compatibility
  • Added preference option to use path bar or menu navigation
  • Added preference option to control home path abbreviation
  • Filters window no longer accepts empty input
  • New Connection window automatically shows by default again
  • Local Mac volumes can now be saved as Favorites
  • Import favorites fix for reserved characters in Bookmark names
  • Localization fixes

Version 2.0.3

  • Added zip without Mac meta data option for FTP Alias
  • Generated FTP Aliases now launch as background apps
  • User selected Show/Hide status bar state now remembered
  • Status bar height was too small in split browser view
  • App Nap no longer causes issues for idle connections
  • Fixed a crash when deleting scheduled sync
  • Fixed double dock icon in Mac OS X 10.8
  • Fixed difficulty in sizing list view columns

Version 2.0.2

  • Fixed an issue with multiple notifications for multi-file transfers
  • Fixed some alerts not self-dismissing

Version 2.0.1

  • Restored all 11 localisations<
  • Notifications displayed by the OS could have been truncated
  • New Connection window could appear unnecessarily at startup
  • Bookmarks window had visual glitches in macOS 10.10
  • Fixed excessive CPU during scrolling in column view
  • Fixed rare spurious error message for remote edits
  • Fixed auto-hide scrollbars for mouse wheel events
  • Fixed a potential crash when reconfiguring a live connection

What's New in 2.0

Version 2.0 is a paid upgrade. Please see the Product Upgrades section for more details.

FTP Browser

  • Retina-focused UI overhaul with streamlined local/remote file browser design
  • New navigation path bar, drag'n drop-enabled with integrated favorites, history
  • Spring-loaded folders in file browsers
  • Drag'n-drop reordering of queued transfer tasks
  • Added Open WebURL & Open In Terminal toolbar buttons
  • New toolbar icons


  • New secure in-app updates using industry standard Sparkle
  • New transcript view to view the selected session's server interaction
  • New log viewer to easily inspect every detail of every action
  • New interactive & informative notifications + a complete history lookup
  • New standalone FTP Aliases work without any Yummy app installed


  • Remote editing now uses FSEvents to trigger uploads
  • Added support for TextMate 2 as a remote editor
  • CyberDuck favorite importer
  • FileZilla favourite importer
  • Better responsiveness for column view drag & drop
  • More compact Filters UI
  • Modal windows replaced with sheets where possible
  • About window shows demo days left
  • Faster animations


  • Unsorted Bookmarks and recents on APFS systems
  • Unable to select some apps as remote editors per-file type
  • Connections could become stale regardless of the keep alive setting
  • Memory leaks in SFTP
  • Remote edit saving on main connection is blocked by alert display
  • MD5 checksum verification could fail in some circumstances
  • Logging could fail to correctly log a deleted local item
  • Log file could get corrupted
  • SSL peer id for session reuse could fail in some circumstances
  • Quicklook icons could fail to update during directory updates
  • SFTP listing sizes could be incorrect on some servers
  • Movie/audio preview playback on retina systems
  • WebDAV failure to connect if initial path is empty
  • Long emails and multiple recipients no longer cause a crash
  • FTP Alias zip-before-upload will no longer re-zip existing zips
  • Dock icon update glitches on retina systems
  • File verification failures were no logged

NOTE: Version 2.0 requires macOS 10.8 or later.

Version 1.11.14

  • Fix for remote edit saves via existing connection
  • Fix for incorrect alert window text autosizing due to system font changes
  • Fix for unnecessary discrete graphics usage on MacBook Pro
  • Fix for CyberDuck Bookmarks import

Version 1.11.13

  • Improved remote editing responsiveness
  • Improved support for App Nap
  • TextMate 2 now works again as a remote editor
  • Dock menu now includes Show All Bookmarks option
  • Fixed SSL session re-use when Force TLS was was enabled
  • Fixed inability to select Other in Bookmark Sync options
  • Fixed logging not recording failed file verification
  • Fixed app logic after being launched by an FTP Alias
  • Fixed incorrect file verification results
  • Fixed unwanted display messages from certain FTP servers
  • Fixed SFTP listing display with localised data
  • Fixed inability to edit FTP Aliases
  • Fixed selection issue when using SSH-delete

Version 1.11.12

  • SSH keyfile authentication now prompts for passphrase entry on failure
  • File verification after resume now only uses MD5 when configured so
  • Improved compatibility with PureFTPd server
  • Fixed loss of connection during large transfers
  • Fixed potential random crash

Version 1.11.11

  • Added Portuguese localization
  • Added option to clear browsed folder history from the navigation menu
  • Added ability to undo setting Yummy as the default FTP handler
  • Bookmark notes can now be edited directly in the Bookmarks window
  • Improved handling when skipping remaining errors
  • Improved handling for idle browser connections
  • Handle FTP servers that do not support the basic FTP commands
  • Handle FTP servers that try to display out-of-spec user messages
  • Fixed system font usage in macOS Sierra for listings and edit boxes
  • Fixed startup hang when trying to find un-installed user-defined editor
  • Fixed invisible items transfer preference setting being ignored
  • Fixed email notification with Mail.app in macOS Sierra
  • Fixed exclusions with servers that send inconsistent full path formats
  • Fixed missing Bookmark names in connection failure emails
  • Fixed a crash when renaming an open Bookmark
  • Fixed premature in-line edit trigger when using marquee selection
  • Fixed the Action toolbar menu losing options
  • Fixed the restored window size of full screen windows
  • Localization fixes

Version 1.11.10

  • Compatible with macOS Sierra 10.12
  • Local+remote symlinks now correctly display the target's mod date
  • Newer versions of Changes.app are now supported as a Diff tool
  • Non-startup drive home folders now support ~ abbreviation correctly
  • Better handling of busy SFTP servers on multi-connection transfers
  • Fixed a potential crash while updating Mac and Bookmarks listings
  • Maintaining downloaded file mod dates also now sets creation date
  • Fixed unnecessary Mac and Bookmarks listing updates
  • Failed logins now allow display a login dialog to re-try with
  • Failed Mac home folder resolution can now be retried
  • The 'Start at' option is now always enabled for new schedules
  • Temporary yumftp files are no longer incorrectly reported for syncing
  • Mac favorites menu was missing favorite full paths in its help tags
  • Fixed inability to register the app with a non-English name
  • Localization fixes

Version 1.11.9

  • Bookmarks can now be synced using Google Drive or iCloud Drive
  • Bookmark syncing can now optionally include passwords
  • Single user licences can now be used on three Macs simultaneously
  • Proxy support for SFTP connections over SOCKS 4+5 & HTTP
  • Improved automatic item selection after deletions
  • Save/Open panels now use sheets again
  • Maintaining downloaded file mod dates also now sets creation date
  • Fixed a problem with SOCKS5 proxy and plain FTP transfers
  • Fixed an inability to view a Bookmark password after unlocking it
  • Fixed possible scheduled job loss when removable drive is unmounted
  • Fixed an issue with MFMT command and daylight savings time
  • Fixed a fault with setting the remote editor and diff apps to Other
  • Japanese localization fixes

Version 1.11.8

  • Fixed a window activation issue with multiple FTP Browsers
  • Fixes to help tags for Bookmark settings UI

Version 1.11.7

  • Significantly improved listing update responsiveness
  • Fixed an issue with skip remaining errors during Syncs
  • Fixed an issue with garbled Bookmark names in notifications
  • Fixed occasional hidden Toolbar when opening multiple Bookmarks
  • Fixed incompatibity with Wing FTP Server symlinks
  • Localisation fixes

Version 1.11.6

  • Relaxed single user license copy protection policy
  • Added support for iTerm 3 with Open In Terminal feature
  • Added option to verify transferred files via MD5 checksum or size
  • Added hide/show column options for Bookmarks window
  • QuickLook / Preview of items with a colon in the name now work
  • Scheduled start dates and days of week are now validated duing entry
  • Context menus now hide disabled items for clarity and simplicity
  • Fixed tmp file upload feature issue with some FTP servers
  • Fixed QuickLook not working from Sync Preview window
  • Fixed occasional jerky behavior during list splitter dragging
  • Fixed an intermittent issue that could cause incomplete FTP uploads
  • Stopped temporary file name option affecting auto-time-detect feature
  • Fixed failed install and display issues with Software Update
  • Localisation fixes

Version 1.11.5

  • App name is now Yummy FTP Pro
  • Added preferences to control queue auto-saving
  • Added preference to allow last visited directories to be redisplayed
  • Added day of week choices to scheduling options
  • Last visited directories are now displayed after OS X auto-restore
  • Performance tweaks to queue auto-save
  • Workaround for servers that misbehave with recursive listings
  • Email notification of failure was missing the server name
  • Notifications now use the Bookmark name not server name
  • Added per-Bookmark setting to control use of LIST -la option
  • Remote archive creation no longer overwrites pre-existing file
  • Usability improvements to file listing browsers
  • Workaround for sheet window animation bug in OS X
  • Fixed VoiceOver support in toolbars and Preferences window
  • FileZilla import correction for some SSL connection types
  • Fixed a potential crash when closing a TLS 1.2 connection
  • Fixes and improvements to WebDAV support
  • Fix to MFMT command for modifying server item date/time
  • Fixed missing Private and Drop folder icons
  • Reduced size of FTP Alias droplets

Version 1.11.4

  • Added WebDAV & WebDAV/S support
  • Improved support for shared Bookmarks
  • Improved local side responsiveness
  • Improved Bookmarks importer
  • Transfer queue auto-save fixes

Version 1.11.3

  • TLS 1.1 and 1.2 now supported for FTP SSL/TLS connections
  • Transfer queue is now saved and restored
  • Convenient notes area added to Bookmark settings
  • AirMail, PostBox and Outlook added as supported emailers
  • Added support for multiple email notification recipients
  • Added preference show Bookmarks window on Dock icon click
  • Added completion sound notifications for syncs
  • Improved compatibility with iTerm 2 and Open In Terminal
  • Favorites and History menus now show full paths in help tags
  • Bug fix to SSH features option with some file names
  • Bug fixes with Bookmarks window performance and Dropbox sync

Version 1.11.2

  • Logging system speed optimisations to reduce overhead
  • FTP transcript logging now occurs only if Logging is enabled
  • Fix for local cache issue in Zip before send FTP Alias option
  • Fix to SSL-reuse issue in reconnection scenarios
  • Minor UI fixes
  • Fixes to localizations

Version 1.11.1

  • SSL re-use now supported for improved compatibility
  • CyberDuck and FileZilla favourite import now works with latest versions
  • Multiple item diff now possible from the Sync Preview window
  • Open In Terminal now available from the context menu
  • Fixed display issues with column view and listing refresh
  • Fixed issue with auto-select choosing an incorrect subfolder
  • Fixed some issues with status text display in server busy/retry scenario
  • Fixed a problem with lockups and right click to Exclude
  • Fixed a problem offering to import favourites needlessly
  • Fixes to localizations

Version 1.11

  • Added full logging capability
  • Added Italian localization
  • Added support for new menubar viewing modes in OS X 10.11
  • Added sync option to exclude transferred items from future syncs
  • Added automatic offer of favorites import for new users
  • Added support for Captain FTP v5 favorites importing
  • Added support for maintaining folder modification dates
  • Added preference option to allow a custom diff app to be selected
  • Improved local folder responsiveness by using system file events
  • Improved QuickLook rendering
  • Improved compatibility with PureFTPd and ProFTPD servers
  • Improved browser selection & scrollpoint restoration during updates
  • Improved Refresh option to auto-refresh all visible sub directories
  • Improved listings with natural sorting of numbered items
  • Improved preparation time when uploading and replacing a folder
  • Fixes to some UI rendering issues on Retina displays
  • Fixed browser keyboard navigation issues with lots of items
  • Fixed browser drawing issues with scrolling during drag and drop
  • Fixed automatic Copy WebURL feature when using FTP Alias
  • Fixes to localizations

Version 1.10.2

  • New icon
  • Russian localization
  • Multi-item transfer optimizations resulting in up to X2 speed increase
  • Reduced overall CPU usage during transfers
  • FTPS support improvements for reduced latency and lower CPU
  • SFTP connections now use direct SSH commands for delete/duplicate
  • Added Bookmark option to enable/disable SSH command usage
  • FileZilla import now works for latest releases
  • Added an option to use temporary files during transfers
  • Added an option to only post notifications for failures
  • Added an option to automatically skip busy items during syncs
  • Minor improvements to time offset auto-detection
  • Remote editing resilience improvements
  • Connection caching improvements
  • Fallback for FTP servers that do not support LIST extensions
  • Improved status bar - click to cycle through display modes
  • Fixes to built-in Software Update mechanism
  • Fixes to alias file resolution in 10.10 and later
  • Fixes to direct SSH commands with lots of items
  • Fixes to Dropbox Bookmark shared settings
  • Several small UI improvements/fixes

Version 1.10.1

  • Fixes potential crash at startup or showing/resizing the Bookmarks window
  • Fixes to alias handling behavior when running on 10.10 and later
  • Missing transcript for Bonjour-based connections fixed
  • Works around a bug in 10.10 with files dropped onto FTP Aliases
  • Smoothed time remaining calculation
  • Column view column width was not being remembered
  • List view column widths are now remembered again
  • Preview text no longer loses selection/scroll point when changed and saved
  • Fixes to UI misplacement on 10.5 and 10.6
  • Fixes missing Dock icon on 10.5
  • German localization fixes
  • Email notifications on 10.10 no longer leave copy mails in drafts
  • Fixed an issue with moving items between servers
  • Fixed an issue with exclusions not taking effect until re-connect
  • Growl notifications now take priority over Notification Center
  • Misc UI tweaks

Version 1.10

  • New faster multi-file transfers implementation
  • New Queue view for clear and easy management of schedules & transfers
  • New built-in Preview viewer for movies, mp3s, images, text (including direct editing)
  • New split browser to see Queue, Schedule or Preview views simultaneously
  • New built-in FTP Alias droplet implementation + Zip before uploading option
  • New per-list Forward/Back, History + navigation controls
  • New and refined toolbar items + color icons option
  • New OSX transition, transparency and animation effects
  • OSX Auto-restore windows support (10.7 and later)
  • OSX Notification Center notification support (10.8 and later)
  • OSX Yosemite dark mode support
  • Bug fixes

NOTE: Version 1.10 is a paid upgrade. Please see the Product Upgrades section for more details.

Version 1.9.4

  • V2 codesign sealed resources compatibility with 10.9.5 Gatekeeper and later
  • Dropbox sync no longer fails with an external drive
  • Speed improvement in downloads via FTP
  • Localization fixes in German and Chinese

Version 1.9.3

  • Compatibility with OS X 10.10 (Yosemite)
  • User Interface clean-up
  • Bug fixes

NOTE : If you are running a PowerPC Mac or OS X 10.4.x or earlier, please do not update as the minimum requirements have changed.