Share files with your clients
from your own server

ProjectSend is a free, secure and user friendly file sharing software

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ProjectSend is a self-hosted application (you can install it easily on your own VPS or shared web hosting account) that lets you upload files and assign them to specific clients that you create yourself! Secure, private and easy. No more depending on external services or e-mail to send those files!

Licensing? Glad you ask. ProjectSend is released under the GNU GPL v2 license.
If you don't want to read all that text, just know that ProjectSend you.


by real users

  • positive review  so far so good! Most applications fail within minutes it has been a few hours and no sign of failure yet!

    Latisha Johnson Avatar Latisha Johnson
    26 March, 2023

    positive review  Have been using ProjectSend for 3+ years. It's a simple-to-use tool that works.

    Mark Nix Kogan Avatar Mark Nix Kogan
    5 December, 2022

    positive review  Nice for sharing files on your own site

    Staphod Cylas Avatar Staphod Cylas
    5 February, 2022
  • positive review  Perfect Software for share document with my customer !

    Giorgio Ferrari Avatar Giorgio Ferrari
    16 March, 2020

    positive review  Es bastante sencillo pero potente, Se puede construir una solución de soporte documentario. Saludos.

    Guillermo Prieto Córdova Avatar Guillermo Prieto Córdova
    21 July, 2019

    positive review  This is a great, secure file transfer tool. Easy to set up and use.

    Brad Craig Avatar Brad Craig
    30 June, 2019
  • positive review  Perfect Solution for end users to upload, download files

    Luis Agustin Azario Avatar Luis Agustin Azario
    12 October, 2018

    positive review  I was looking for a File Sharing App that was straight-forward/easy to configure. quite frankly it's the best app I found among the leading apps.

    Earl Paazig Avatar Earl Paazig
    6 May, 2018

    positive review  Well done application! Does what we need, and more!

    Quintin Giesbrecht Avatar Quintin Giesbrecht
    4 April, 2018
  • positive review  Just began to use it. All what I need.

    Daniel Siran Avatar Daniel Siran
    4 October, 2017

    positive review  Excellent file transfer client! This was just what we needed.

    Ross Wissbaum Avatar Ross Wissbaum
    24 July, 2017

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ProjectSend is made in php and uses a MySQL database to store the information. Please see that your server has at least php 7.4 and MySQL 5 or better to run the software.
ProjectSend runs on apache2 or nginx. XSendFile module (apache) and X-Accel (nginx) are supported.

Make sure to have the following php modules installed: pdo, mbstring, xml, gettext, fileinfo, gd2, zip.

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If you prefer to use a Docker image instead of a direct installation, you can use the expertly curated and maintained unofficial image by

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Main features

Your files are safe with ProjectSend. As a self-hosted application, it is installed on your own VPS or web hosting account. And when you upload your private files, they are kept in your own space.

Uploaded files can be assigned to clients or client groups that you create specially to work with. ProjectSend suits all your file sharing needs!

ProjectSend is not a one way street. Your clients can upload files to their own account too, if you enable the option. You can also choose to have open or closed registrations.

With ProjectSend you will never miss a thing. A detailed panel of everything that happens on your system will be available to administrators. For example, see who uploads, downloads, or edits files. Get in control!


Statistics, categories, social login, self registration, files lists and notification email templates, multiple languages, and a growing community of awesome users, translators and developers that are helping ProjectSend grow day by day.

Who is ProjectSend for?

Hint: anyone!

Any person or company who needs to share files in a secure and convenient way, but doesn't want to rely on public or expensive services that have the same functions as ProjectSend. But it can especially help you and your business if you are in any of these following categories:

File sharing is an everyday task that can have a big effect on customer relationships. With ProjectSend you can make sure that your clients will get their files, and you will have statistics and detailed information about each client and their activities.

Sharing your project's files with your clients is easy and convenient with ProjectSend. Whether you are a photographer, a web designer, a video editor, or do any kind of freelance job, ProjectSend can improve your workflow and customers communication/feedback.

Low or no budget shouldn't mean low quality software and solutions. ProjectSend is there to cover all of your NGO's file sharing needs at absolutely no cost.

If you are a web designer, work or own a digital agency or provide software for your clients in any other way, ProjectSend is the right choice to present to them for their own websites.

ProjectSend demo

You can fully try the system even before you download it, without having to install it on your server.

Credentials for the demo site:
Username: admin
Password: admin

Notice: The demo site resets every 15 minutes and certain features are limited.


Collaboration is the true spirit of free and open source software!

Your time, knowledge and skills can be of great help to the project. If you want, you can keep up with it on the GitHub page and try to fix or offer support on the open issues.

Go to GitHub

Over 35 available languages and counting! You can either add or update languages extremely easy via Transifex, an amazing and free tool where all of our translations live toghether.

Translate now!

Most of the time put into coding ProjectSend is free (as in freedom, and as in beer). Your support helps so more time can be dedicated to the project, bringing new features and fixes faster.


If you like ProjectSend, you can publish a post, review or just a link on your blog or favorite social network. You can also visit us on our Facebook page and join the active community there.

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Before writing, please take into consideration that email responses might take a few days.

You can also ask on our Facebook page, or report issues on github

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