FileSearchEX Alternatives

    FileSearchEX is described as 'is the no nonsense file search utility for Windows 7 and higher. It offers the simplified search interface like Windows XP yet in an updated and modern fashion. Unlike other search tools, FileSearchEX works well with limited account permissions' and is an app in the File Management category. There are more than 50 alternatives to FileSearchEX for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Online / Web-based and BSD. The best alternative is Everything, which is free. Other great apps like FileSearchEX are Keypirinha (Free), DocFetcher (Free, Open Source), FSearch (Free, Open Source) and Recoll (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.
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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. 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.


    5. MasterSeeker is software to search and find files in your pc lightning fast.
    6. 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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    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. Ultra File Search is a portable non-indexing Search Utility which is able to find quickly Files, Folders and Text on your Local, Network, DVD, CD-ROM, USB Hard or Flash Drives.
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    9. X1 offers next generation enterprise search, eDiscovery and desktop search for traditional and virtual environments X1 provides a single, unified interface through which you can quickly find, view and act upon your critical emails, files, SharePoint data, calendar, contacts and...
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