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  • Everything icon

    Everything

    "Everything" is an administrative tool that locates files and folders by filename instantly for Windows. Unlike Windows search "Everything" initially...

    Free Windows

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    • Everything Search can't search through file contents. Guest • May 2015 Disagree   Agree
  • DocFetcher icon

    DocFetcher

    DocFetcher 1.1 is a portable German/English Open Source desktop search application. It allows you search the contents of documents on your computer. - You can think of...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • FileSearchy icon

    FileSearchy

    File search utility that provides instant search by file name, and powerful search by file contents, size and date. Supports search inside PDF, Microsoft Office and...

    Free Personal Windows

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  • FileLocator icon

    FileLocator

    FileLocator Lite enables you to locate files on your pc. It performs a thorough and quick search for any file you want to find. It is a free reduced functionality...

    Freemium Windows

    • FileLocator (the Lite version) is not just an alternative, it's the same program but with the branding changed during the build process to make it fit better for environments where "Ransack" may cause concerns fencepostJun 2016 Disagree   Agree
  • regain icon

    regain

    Search the contents of your files not just the file names. regain is a search engine similar to web search engines like Google, with the difference that you don't...

    Open Source Windows Linux Self-Hosted

    • it's actually an alternative, some of the others listed aren't. It also runs on linux which is what I searched for, very helpful! Guest • Feb 2017 Disagree   Agree
  • Cathy icon

    Cathy

    An extremly small, very fast and easy to use media cataloging tool. You can use it to index files stored on removable media (CDs, DVDs or even diskettes), hard disks or...

    Free Windows

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  • Lookeen Desktop Search icon

    Lookeen Desktop Search

    A fast and next-generation desktop search and productivity tool for standard and virtual desktops, for private and enterprise search requirements. Finds documents...

    Commercial Windows Microsoft Office Outlook

    • Lookeen is a desktop search for dingin files and information on hard- and network drives as well as Agent Ransack?! Guest • Aug 2015 Disagree   Agree
  • Searchmonkey icon

    Searchmonkey

    A fast real-time search engine for displaying regular expression matches (both file name and content) across multiple directories. Written in Gtk2 it is highly...

    Open Source Windows Linux BSD

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    • DocFetcher and regain are not available on Ubuntu Software Center. Searchmonkey is available, easy to use and really fast. So I'll prefer this Guest • Sep 2016 Disagree   Agree
    • Very similar functionality. Runs fast and is available to install through apt-get Guest • Feb 2017 Disagree   Agree
  • SearchMyFiles icon

    SearchMyFiles

    SearchMyFiles is a non-indexing portable alternative to the standard "Search For Files And Folders" module of Windows. It allows you to easily search files in...

    Free Windows

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    FileSeek

    FileSeek is an easy-to-use file search app that includes advanced functionality for power users! Search through files using simple queries or regular expressions. You...

    Free Windows

    No features added Add a feature

Agent Ransack Comments

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Positive Comment by tommygold
about Agent Ransack Oct 2013

awesome! much faster than the integrated Windows 7 search!!!

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