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    Free dtsearch Alternatives

    The best free alternative to dtsearch is DocFetcher, which is also Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 10 alternatives to dtsearch and seven of them is free so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting free alternatives to dtsearch are Anytxt Desktop Search (Free), Copernic Desktop Search (Free Personal), Lemur Project (Free, Open Source) and Index Your Files (Free).

    This page was last updated Nov 12, 2021

    1. DocFetcher 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 it as Google for your local document repository.
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    2. AnyTXT Searcher is a powerful local data full-text search engine, just like a local disk Google search engine. It is your ideal desktop search tool.
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    3. Instantly find files, e-mails, and attachments stored anywhere on your PC with the free Copernic Desktop Search Home.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      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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    4. 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.
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    5. Ambar is a 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.
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    6. Exalead Desktop Search Instantly locates any document stored on local resources like internal and external hard drives, network drives and USB keys .
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