Catfish Alternatives

    Catfish is described as 'GTK+ desktop search frontend' and is an app in the File Management category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Catfish for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, BSD and SaaS. The best alternative is Everything, which is free. Other great apps like Catfish are DocFetcher (Free, Open Source), FSearch (Free, Open Source), Recoll (Free, Open Source) and RecentX (Paid).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Apr 7, 2021


    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Mac
    • BSD
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)
    • Xfce
    • Online


    • File Searching
    • Portable
    • Indexed search
    • File management
    • Duplicate File Finder
    • Support for regular expressions
    • Search-in-files
    • Semantic Search
    • Non-Indexing search
    • Full text search
    • File content indexing
    • Lightweight
    • Local Search
    • Content Searching
    • Windows Explorer integration
    • Export to CSV
    • Export to HTML
    • Export to XML
    • Fast file and folder search


    • Free
    • Open Source
    • Paid
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