FileSearchy Alternatives

    FileSearchy is described as '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' and is a File Search Utility in the File Management category. There are more than 50 alternatives to FileSearchy for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Online / Web-based and BSD. The best alternative is Everything, which is free. Other great apps like FileSearchy are DocFetcher (Free, Open Source), FSearch (Free, Open Source), Recoll (Free, Open Source) and Agent Ransack (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Jul 16, 2021

    1. Outlook and desktop search to help you search and find information from your files, emails and documents on your computer. Now also with a secure p2p network so you can share information and collaborate with your friends and colleagues.
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    2. 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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    3. 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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    4. Fulltext search in PDF, TXT and other text files.
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    5. liquidFOLDERS stores all files in a separate area of your computer we call "store". A store does not have a fixed directory tree (let alone one that you'll have to manage yourself), but is one big thing.
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    6. A free file finding and text searching tool: * Regular expression text search * High performance search algorithm * Wildcard and regular expression file search * Recursive directory search * Save, name and manage text search patterns * Interactive, incremental...
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      • Xfce
      Tracker is a search engine and that allows the user to find their data as fast as possible. Users can search for their files and search for content in their files too.
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    7. FileSearchEX 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.
    8. Scherlokk is a lightning fast file search utility build for precise and reliable search of every file which meets the search criteria. Music, pictures, bookmarks, documents, etc can be found quickly and easily.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      iFileX's functionality and design is based on Mac OS early-era file search tools such as Find File and Sherlock, now replaced by Spotlight.
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