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Xfind is described as 'Part of the Xfile System, Xfind searches dropped files for keys you specify. When no key is given, Xfind sums block use, file sizes, and use of resource forks. Xfind can also find files for which the search key is not found' and is a File Search utility in the file management category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Xfind for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Online / Web-based and Wine. The best alternative is Everything, which is free. Other great apps like Xfind are DocFetcher, FSearch, Locate32 and Index Your Files.

Xfind alternatives are mainly File Search Utilities but may also be Cloud Storage Services or File Managers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Xfind.
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  • Mac

Part of the Xfile System, Xfind searches dropped files for keys you specify. When no key is given, Xfind sums block use,...

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  1. "Everything" is an administrative tool that locates files and folders by filename instantly for Windows.

    Locate files and folders by name instantly.
  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.

    Filter panel and preview panel enabled


  3. FSearch icon

    FSearch

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    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.

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    Locate32

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    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.

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    Index Your Files

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Wine

    Index Your Files allows you to search through all your files or folders on local or networked drives without remote admin rights (as necessary for the similar app "Everything"). Searching can be done by name, date, size, location etc.

    IYF-Search


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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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    XSearch

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    XSearch is a free search tool that with more features that Windows Search didn't provided. It can search files on your computer in high speed.

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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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    File Seeker

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    File Seeker searches hard disks for files with excellent speed, accuracy and search within feature.

    Discontinued

    Last version, 3.5.2, was released on February, 2009. You can still download it from SoftPedia.com

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