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2answers
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Windows 8 disable network locations from search

Using webdrive to mount external SSH/SFTP points, whenever I do a search using File Explorer / Search on Computer, explorer starts to scan these drives as well. Since I have a full ubuntu server ...
2
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2answers
509 views

Desktop search which indexes DjVu

I happen to have large collection of ebooks, which are PDFs and DjVus (with text layer). I would like to be able to "search" the contents of my ebooks for phrases. After some time spent on googling ...
1
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2answers
366 views

Windows search of file content

I found out that I have to activate the search or file content in the Window7 search settings. Now, the content in .html files or Docs is found, but not in my code files (for example the stuff in ...
2
votes
1answer
504 views

Fast search within text files in windows

Is there a program for windows that would do a great job of searching within files? I have a folder that I constantly need to search in for certain text, It would be nice to have a program that ...
1
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1answer
2k views

Portable Google Desktop Search index

I have a huge number of documents and articles indexed using Google Desktop I sync these data constantly to my USB flash drive I mount my USB flash drive on my other PC (slow with limited storage) so ...
4
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5answers
3k views

Full text search of documents on local harddrive and/or shared drive

I am looking for free utility which will index my files in folder and its subfolders, or in network/shared drive. It must support full text indexing for Office 2007 files, PDF, etc. I have seen Agen ...
10
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3answers
2k views

How do I tell Agent Ransack to avoid a particular path/filename pattern?

I've started using Agent Ransack to search an entire directory at once looking for a particular string. The only issue I have with it so far is that if I'm searching in a Subversion working copy, it ...
1
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2answers
322 views

Desktop search combined with Intranet search

I'm looking for a software similiar to Windows Desktop Search or Google Desktop, that can also display results from our Intranet search engine in the same manner it displays regular results ...