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    Lookeen Desktop Search Alternatives

    Lookeen Desktop Search is described as 'A fast and next-generation desktop search and productivity tool for standard and virtual desktops, for private and enterprise search requirements. Finds documents, outlook archives and e-mails, contacts, appointments, folders, etc' and is a popular File Search Utility in the File Management category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Lookeen Desktop Search for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Microsoft Office Outlook and Windows Explorer. The best alternative is Listary, which is free. Other great apps like Lookeen Desktop Search are DocFetcher (Free, Open Source), FSearch (Free, Open Source), Recoll (Free, Open Source) and Agent Ransack (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Apr 29, 2022
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    1. Listary is a revolutionary search utility for Windows that makes finding your files and launching applications blazing fast, for casual and power users alike!.
      Listary vs Lookeen Desktop Search opinions
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      olegmaisak Listary works on Windows Desktop and Windows Explorer just by starting type the filename.
      Positive comment about 3 years ago

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    2. 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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      works with directories. fast and reliable! downside: fails to create larger directories , required java
      Positive comment over 2 years ago

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    3. FSearch is a fast file search utility for GNU/Linux operating systems, inspired by Everything Search Engine. It's written in C and based on GTK+3.
    4. This package is a personal full text search package which is based on a very strong backend (Xapian), for which it provides an easy to use and feature-rich interface.
    5. 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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      acagle Agent Ransack is a useful desktop search because it finds files quickly, but it is in depth for its search.
      Positive comment almost 3 years ago

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    6. RecentX is an innovative launcher that gives you instant access to your files, folders, programs, websites & clipboard history. It automatically remembers your favorite & recent items so that you can launch them even faster.
    7. dnGrep allows you to search across files with easy-to-read results. Search through text files, Word documents, PDFs, and archives using text, regular expression, XPath, and phonetic queries.
    8. A fast real-time search engine for displaying regular expression matches (both file name and content) across multiple directories.
    9. FileLocator Lite enables you to locate files on your pc. It performs a thorough and quick search for any file you want to find.
    10. Locate32 is software which can be used to find files from your harddrives and other locations. It works like updatedb and locate commands in Unix based systems. In other words, it uses databases to store information about directory structures and uses these databases in searches.

      Discontinued

      The project seems to be no longer developed. Last version, 3.1.11.8220a, released in May 2015, can be still downloaded from SourceForge.

      Locate32 vs Lookeen Desktop Search opinions
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      Locate32 doesn't really search file contents. Lookeen does search file contents.
      Negative comment almost 7 years ago

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