Beagle Alternatives

    Beagle is described as 'search tool that ransacks your personal information space to find whatever youre looking for' and is an app in the File Management category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Beagle for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Xfce and Online / Web-based. The best alternative is Everything, which is free. Other great apps like Beagle are DocFetcher (Free, Open Source), Recoll (Free, Open Source), Agent Ransack (Freemium) and Tabbles (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Jul 16, 2021

    1. SearchMyFiles is a non-indexing portable alternative to the standard "Search For Files And Folders" module of Windows.
      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      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 net drives, and create searchable catalogs that can be used without having access to original media.

      Discontinued

      Last version to v2.31.3 in 2013-10-03 still for windows xp

      show more


    2. Instantly find files, e-mails, and attachments stored anywhere on your PC with the free Copernic Desktop Search Home.
      show more
    3. Quickly search through large numbers of files on your PC or network using powerful text patterns to find exactly the information you want. Search and replace with plain text or regular expressions to maintain web sites, source code, reports, ...
      show more
    4. 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.
      show more


    5. 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).
      show more
    6. 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

      show more
    7. 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.
    8. DiviFile: A Hub for Your Information

      Discontinued

      The program is no longer updated. Last version, 1.0.7, released in 2014, can be still downloaded from the official website

      show more
    Showing 20 of 52 alternatives