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Find Any File Alternatives for Mac

There are many alternatives to Find Any File for Mac if you are looking for a replacement. The best Mac alternative is DocFetcher, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to Find Any File and 13 are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to Find Any File are EasyFind, NeoFinder, FAR - Find And Replace and HoudahSpot.

Find Any File alternatives are mainly File Search Utilities but may also be Application Launchers or File Managers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Find Any File.
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  • Mac

Find Any File searches your local disks for files by name, creation or modification date, size, or type and creator code...

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  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.

    Filter panel and preview panel enabled
  2. EasyFind icon

    EasyFind

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac

    Think Mac OS Xs Spotlight could use some help? Download EasyFind, an alternative to (or supplement of) Spotlight and find files, folders, or contents in any file without indexing.

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  3. NeoFinder icon

    NeoFinder

    • Mac

    NeoFinder (formerly known as CDFinder) is a powerful and very fast disk cataloging tool, reading metadata like EXIF, IPTC, JPG, TIFF, MP3, AAC (iTunes).

    The CDFinder user interface
  4. FAR - Find And Replace icon

    FAR - Find And Replace

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    FAR is a simple tool for search and replace operations over multiple files. You can apply ordinary "word by word" replacement, or choose to use fully featured regular expressions.

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  5. HoudahSpot icon

    HoudahSpot

    • Mac

    Advanced File Search Utility for Mac OS X.

    HoudahSpot main window


  6. TextSeek icon

    TextSeek

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows

    TextSeek helps you search document contents for Windows and MacOS within seconds, inlcuding PDF, Word, Excel, Powerpoint and other formats. The core feature is that TextSeek can perform search character-by-character with no omission.

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  7. iFileX icon

    iFileX

    • 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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  8. Scherlokk icon

    Scherlokk

    • Mac

    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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  9. Toucan Search icon

    Toucan Search

    • Mac

    Toucan Search is an efficient solution for finding just about everything!.

    Search results with right click menu
  10. Xfind icon

    Xfind

    • Mac

    Part of the Xfile System, Xfind searches dropped files for keys you specify. When no key is given, Xfind sums block use, file sizes, and use of resource forks. Xfind can also find files for which the search key is not found.

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