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Fetch is a Mac application used to transfer files across a network using FTP (File Transfer Protocol) and/or SFTP (Secure File Transfer Protocol). Fetch allows you to drag-and-drop files and folders between two servers or a server and your Mac and ensures that edits of any kind of file are automatically saved back to the server. Learn more.

How to obtain


Fetch 5.8 is available for use on Macs by MIT faculty, staff, and students.


Fetch 5.8.3 for Mac


Installation instructions


Using Fetch at MIT