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    Instant File Searcher Professional Alternatives

    Instant File Searcher Professional is described as 'powerful search engine for files and folders stored on computer' and is a File Search Utility in the File Management category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Instant File Searcher Professional for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Xfce and BSD. The best alternative is Everything, which is free. Other great apps like Instant File Searcher Professional are DocFetcher (Free, Open Source), Recoll (Free, Open Source), FSearch (Free, Open Source) and RecentX (Paid).

    This page was last updated Jan 26, 2020

    1. FileSeek is an easy-to-use file search app that includes advanced functionality for power users! Search through files using simple queries or regular expressions. You can even sync your search settings between computers.
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    2. SearchMyFiles is a non-indexing portable alternative to the standard "Search For Files And Folders" module of Windows.


    3. SwiftSearch is a lightweight program whose purpose is to help you quickly find the files you need on your Windows machine without ever requiring you to index your drives.
    4. Quickly search through large numbers of files on your PC or network using powerful text patterns to find exactly the information you want. Search and replace with plain text or regular expressions to maintain web sites, source code, reports, ...
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    5. Instant file search, showing results as you type.
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    6. This tool enables users to search their NTFS formatted harddrives within seconds. It uses the MFT (master file table) of NTFS to search for files very fast.
    7. 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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    8. 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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    9. 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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