AlternativeTo Logo

    SearchMyFiles Alternatives

    SearchMyFiles is described as 'non-indexing portable alternative to the standard "Search For Files And Folders" module of Windows' and is a File Search utility in the file management category. There are more than 50 alternatives to SearchMyFiles for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Android and Android Tablet. The best alternative is Everything, which is free. Other great apps like SearchMyFiles are CCleaner, Keypirinha, dupeGuru and DocFetcher.

    SearchMyFiles is mainly a File Search Utility but alternatives to it may also be Duplicate File Finders or Application Launchers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of SearchMyFiles.
    This page was last updated May 23, 2022
    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    More
    SearchMyFiles is a non-indexing portable alternative to the standard "Search For Files And Folders" module of...
    Learn more about SearchMyFiles

    1. CCleaner is a system optimization/cleaning tool. It removes unused files from your system, allowing Windows to run faster and freeing up valuable hard disk space. It can also clear your internet history and act as a fully featured registry cleaner.

      Bundleware

      • The software tries to install Avast too - Spyware, runs in background and collects information to send to Avast. Background mode can be disabled, but gets re-enabled on each run - Shows pop-up system wide ads from time to time


    2. A lightning fast and flexible keystroke launcher for Windows. No installation required (portable). Extensible with Python3 plugins.
    3. dupeGuru is a free and open source tool to find duplicate files on your computer. It can scan either filenames or contents. The filename scan features a fuzzy matching algorithm that can find duplicate filenames even when they are not exactly the same.
    4. 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.


    5. 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.
    6. AllDup is a freeware tool for searching and removing file duplicates on your computer, network shares or external storage media. The fast search algorithm find duplicates of any file type, e.g., text, pictures, music or movies.
    7. 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!
    8. 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.
    9. UltraSearch searches files and folders on local NTFS drives and provides the results within just a few seconds.
      No screenshots yet
    Showing 10 of 93 alternatives