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Ambar is described as 'smart documents archive with automated crawling, OCR, deduplication and ultra-fast full-text search. Imagine having billion of files in different formats like xls, doc, txt, pdf, ppt, etc..., in any encoding' and is an app in the online services category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Ambar for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Self-Hosted solutions and Microsoft Azure. The best alternative is Apache Solr, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Ambar are PDF Search, Mayan EDMS, Archivarius 3000 and dtsearch.

Ambar alternatives are mainly Search Servers but may also be Document Managers or File Search Utilities. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Ambar.
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  1. Apache Solr icon

    Apache Solr

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Microsoft Azure
    34 alternatives to Apache Solr 

    Solr is an open source enterprise search server based on Lucene search library, with XML/HTTP and JSON APIs. Its major features include powerful full-text search, hit highlighting, faceted search, dynamic clustering, database integration, and rich document handling.

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    PDF Search

    • Mac
    • iPhone
    • iPad
    31 alternatives to PDF Search 

    PDF Search is an app to search multiple documents insanely fast. It enables you to find any information in seconds within lots of documents. It uses its AI-powered algorithm to detect the best related pages. Just search your documents, reference books or notes using PDF Search.

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    1.  Full-Text SearchPDF Search lets you search for specific words or phrases from inside a document or database.
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    • Mayan EDMS icon

      Mayan EDMS

      • Linux
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      24 alternatives to Mayan EDMS 

      Document management without the headaches.

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      1.  OCRExtract the text from a screen capture or file and paste it into another document for edits.
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      All functionality is accessible via a permission controlled setup panel.
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      Archivarius 3000

      • Windows
      • Self-Hosted
      33 alternatives to Archivarius 3000 

      Full-text morphological search among documents and e-books of dozens of file types, including text in archives and disk images; on the your desktop, LAN, clouds (WebDAV) and removable drives.

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      1.  PortableArchivarius 3000 can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
      2.  Full-Text SearchArchivarius 3000 lets you search for specific words or phrases from inside a document or database.
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      dtsearch

      • Windows
      12 alternatives to dtsearch 

      dtSearch - The Smart Choice for Text Retrieval since 1991.

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      Deep document parsing e.g. a zipped Powerpoint with an embedded Excel sheet

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      Paperless

      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Self-Hosted
      11 alternatives to Paperless 

      Scan, index, and archive all of your paper documents.

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      Discontinued

      The last release was in January 2019, and the GitHub repository has been archived by the owner. It is now read-only and no further development will be done.

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      Search Text In Files

      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Windows
      57 alternatives to Search Text In Files 

      Search Text In Files is an easy-to-use file search application for your computer. Search through plain-text files and PDF files using simple queries and this tool will quickly list the requested files.

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      1.  LightweightSearch Text In Files consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
      2.  PortableSearch Text In Files can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
      3.  Works OfflineSearch Text In Files can be used without the need to connect to the internet.
      4.  Full-Text SearchSearch Text In Files lets you search for specific words or phrases from inside a document or database.
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        OpenSearchServer

        • Mac
        • Windows
        • Linux
        20 alternatives to OpenSearchServer 

        OpenSearchServer is an open source application server allowing development of index-based applications like search engines. Main features of OpenSearchServer are : An integrated crawler for databases, web pages and rich documents; a user friendly GUI allowing development of most...

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        OpenKM

        • FreeOpen Source
        • Mac
        • Windows
        • Linux
        • Java
        22 alternatives to OpenKM 

        OpenKM is a management solution that allows businesses to control the production, storage, management and distribution of electronic documents, yielding greater effectiveness and the ability to reuse information and to control flow of the documents.

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      • Azure Search

        • Online
        • Microsoft Azure
        21 alternatives to Azure Search 

        Azure Search makes it easy to add powerful and sophisticated search capabilities to your website or application. Quickly and easily tune search results and construct rich, fine-tuned ranking models to tie search results to business goals.

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        1.  Full-Text SearchAzure Search lets you search for specific words or phrases from inside a document or database.
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