regain is described as 'Search the contents of your files not just the file names'. There are more than 25 alternatives to regain for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Self-Hosted solutions and Microsoft Office Outlook. The best alternative is YaCy, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like regain are DocFetcher (Free, Open Source), FSearch (Free, Open Source), Recoll (Free, Open Source) and Agent Ransack (Freemium).
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The project seems to be no longer developed. Last version, 220.127.116.1120a, released in May 2015, can be still downloaded from SourceForge.
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