grepWin Alternatives for Mac
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.
- - DocFetcher is the most popular Windows, Mac & Linux alternative to grepWin.
- - DocFetcher is the most popular Open Source & free alternative to grepWin.
Silver Searcher is a code search tool similar to ack that claims to be much faster. It's implemented in C and has some extra features such as ignoring files per .hignore, .gitignore contents.
The Silver Searcher Features
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.
FAR - Find And Replace Features
SeaGOAT is an "AI-based" code search engine that you can run on your local computer, or you can run it on your server as a REST API. It can be considered an alternative to grep.
TexFinderX is a freeware tool to search and replace text inside entire folders.
TexFinderX is MacOS X, Snow Leopard, Windows XP, Vista and Seven compatible.
Main features Search and replace text - with regular expression or not - in entire folders with the ability to filter de.
Rummage is a cross platform tool for crawling directories and searching and replacing in text files. It is written in Python and uses wxPython for the GUI. Rummage allows for literal or regex searches and has configurations for limiting the files etc.
String Replacer for Mac allows to find and replace a list of strings inside files and folders directly or in batch mode. It allows to operate on multiple files using a multiple string couple replacement list. It works with just a single click or using drag and drop.
String Replacer Features