Lemur Project Alternatives

    Lemur Project is described as 'The Lemur Project develops search engines, browser toolbars, text analysis tools, and data resources that support research and development of information retrieval and text mining software. The project is best known for its Indri search engine' and is an app in the File Management category. There are nine alternatives to Lemur Project for Windows, Linux, Self-Hosted solutions and Mac. The best alternative is DocFetcher, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Lemur Project are Agent Ransack (Freemium), Copernic Desktop Search (Free Personal), Archivarius 3000 (Paid) and FileSearchy (Free Personal).

    This page was last updated Feb 5, 2020

    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.
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    2. Agent Ransack is a tool for finding files and information on your hard drive fast and efficiently. When searching the contents of files Agent Ransack also displays the text found. Users can then quickly browse the results without having to separately open each file!
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    3. Instantly find files, e-mails, and attachments stored anywhere on your PC with the free Copernic Desktop Search Home.
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    4. Full-text morphological search among documents and e-books of dozens of file types, including text in archives and disk images; on the your desktop, LAN, clouds (WebDAV) and removable drives.
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    5. 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.

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      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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    6. dtSearch - The Smart Choice for Text Retrieval since 1991.
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    7. SSuite Desktop Search is a useful and extremely fast windows desktop search engine that can find files, folders, and file content.
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    8. "InSight Desktop Search" is a search engine that keeps track of all the files in your system and makes sure that you can access your files/folders easily and quickly.
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    9. Exalead Desktop Search Instantly locates any document stored on local resources like internal and external hard drives, network drives and USB keys .
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