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X1 Search Alternatives for Mac

X1 Search is not available for Mac but there are some alternatives that runs on macOS with similar functionality. The best Mac alternative is Recoll. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try DocFetcher or EasyFind. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to X1 Search and ten of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to X1 Search are FoxTrot Professional Search, HoudahSpot, Find Any File and TextSeek.

X1 Search alternatives are mainly File Search Utilities but may also be Application Launchers or File Managers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of X1 Search.
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  • Windows

X1 offers next generation enterprise search, eDiscovery and desktop search for traditional and virtual environments

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  1. 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.

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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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    EasyFind

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac

    Think Mac OS Xs Spotlight could use some help? Download EasyFind, an alternative to (or supplement of) Spotlight and find files, folders, or contents in any file without indexing.

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  4. FoxTrot Professional Search builds full-text index files from documents on your disks and servers, making their contents accessible in a split second.

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  5. HoudahSpot icon

    HoudahSpot

    • Mac

    Advanced File Search Utility for Mac OS X.

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    Find Any File

    • Mac

    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). As there are other tools with a similar search operation, here are the special features unique to Find Any File:

    Main Search Window
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    TextSeek

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows

    TextSeek helps you search document contents for Windows and MacOS within seconds, inlcuding PDF, Word, Excel, Powerpoint and other formats. The core feature is that TextSeek can perform search character-by-character with no omission.

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    iFileX

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac

    iFileX's functionality and design is based on Mac OS early-era file search tools such as Find File and Sherlock, now replaced by Spotlight.

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    Scherlokk

    • Mac

    Scherlokk is a lightning fast file search utility build for precise and reliable search of every file which meets the search criteria. Music, pictures, bookmarks, documents, etc can be found quickly and easily.

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  10. Apse icon

    Apse

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    A search engine that runs on your computer. It lets you search your personal history, without tracking you or compromising your privacy.

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