RE: Windows Search alternatives

Subject: RE: Windows Search alternatives
From: "Dan Goldstein" <DGoldstein -at- riveraintech -dot- com>
To: <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 9 Mar 2012 17:47:54 -0500

I like X1, but it costs $50.

Disclaimer: When I wrote to X1 to complain about a bug I found, they
offered me a free upgrade at the end of the Pro 7 Beta (which solved the
bug - I'm using it now).


-----Original Message-----
From: Robert Lauriston
Sent: Friday, March 09, 2012 5:42 PM
To: TECHWR-L Writing
Subject: Windows Search alternatives

Windows 7's can't-find-stuff-that's-not-indexed-yet search just made me
look stupid by not finding a string in some files.

I downloaded the freeware Agent Ransack and it works fine. Has a simple
checkbox option to replace Windows Search as the default search in the
shell. Has a 64-bit version.

http://www.mythicsoft.com/page.aspx?type=agentransack&page=home

Any other suggestions? I've used Funduc's Search & Replace in the past
but it's not free.





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