Agent Ransack Alternatives

    Agent Ransack is described as 'tool for finding files and information on your hard drive fast and efficiently. When searching the contents of files Agent Ransack also displays the text found. Users can then quickly browse the results without having to separately open each file!' and is a well-known app in the File Management category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Agent Ransack for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Online / Web-based and BSD. The best alternative is Everything, which is free. Other great apps like Agent Ransack are DocFetcher (Free, Open Source), FSearch (Free, Open Source), grep (Free, Open Source) and Search Monkey (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jul 16, 2021

    1. 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 other documents. Highlights found text in file names and contents. Clean and intuitive multi-tabbed user interface.

      Discontinued

      The official website is no longer available. Last version, 1.43, released in October 2016, can be still downloaded from Majorgeeks

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    2. Index Your Files allows you to search through all your files or folders on local or networked drives without remote admin rights (as necessary for the similar app "Everything"). Searching can be done by name, date, size, location etc.

      Discontinued

      The program is no longer updated since 2012. Last version, 5.0.2.6, released in December 2010, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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      The Lemur Project develops search engines, browser toolbars, text analysis tools, and data resources that support research and development of information retrieval and text mining software. The project is best known for its Indri search engine.
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    3. Find Any File searches your local disks for files by name, creation or modification date, size, or type and creator code (not by content, though).
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    4. A fast and next-generation desktop search and productivity tool for standard and virtual desktops, for private and enterprise search requirements. Finds documents, outlook archives and e-mails, contacts, appointments, folders, etc.
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      Lookeen Desktop Search vs Agent Ransack opinions
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      Lookeen is a desktop search for dingin files and information on hard- and network drives as well as Agent Ransack?!
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    5. The Personal File Tagging Utility. Tagg is a utility which locates your files based on simple labels you attach or tag on to your files. Contains support for Dropbox and Google Drive(does not support tags for local files).

      Discontinued

      Impossible to contact the web site

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    6. XSearch is a free search tool that with more features that Windows Search didn't provided. It can search files on your computer in high speed.
    7. Collection of File & Folder Related Tools . Feature List : 1. Attribute Changer 2. Batch Folder Creator 3. DateTime Changer 4. Duplicate Finder 5. File Shredder 6. Folder Icon Changer 7. Hash 8. Hidden Revealer 9. Protector 10. Seeker 11. Sharing

      Discontinued

      Development of FCorp Software has been discontinued in 2016. Last version of File & Folder Tools, released in August 2016, can be still downloaded from SoftPedia.

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    8. SMF is a file and file duplicate search tool that uses hashing (MD5, CRC32 or SHA1) to determine similarity. It has tons of search filter capabilities and a result reporting tool, with which you can sub-filter the result set according to your needs.
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