Version: 5.17.4
Required minimum memory: 256MB
Last updated 24 May 2022

Recent Changes

  • Update dependencies

  • Only show preview for supported types to avoid immediate download

  • Fix various vuejs warnings


Surfer is a Simple static file server. It comes with a webinterface and commandline tooling to manage files.

Any index.html file in a directory will be served up automatically.

Additionaly, the public site can be password or user protected.


  • Upload files
  • Create directories
  • Remove files and directories

Commandline tool

First, install the surfer cli tool using npm.

sudo npm -g install cloudron-surfer

Login using your Cloudron credentials:

surfer login <appurl>

Put some files:

surfer put [file]

Install Surfer in a few minutes on your server with Cloudron. To install Cloudron first, follow our setup steps.