FileSearchy is a quick, powerful and easy to use utility to search files on your computer. It provides real-time search by file name. Unlike other search tools with instant file search, it also allows searching by content string, date and size. FileSearchy supports many popular formats and highlights found text in file name and contents.
FileSearchy performs quick indexing and maintains a lightweight database of file names on your computer. This enables search by file name in less than a second.
Search through contents of plain text, office, PDF and other documents. File content detection algorithm allows to skip binary files (e.g. programs, music, video).
Highlighting of found string in name and contents helps to find information easier. No need to guess, why certain files were found.
Search for multiple string at one time. Exclude strings that should not appear in results. Full name, substring, whole word, regular expression searches.
Make several searches in different tabs to retain or compare the results. All search parameters related to a single search are collected in a single tab.
You can invoke search using folder context menu in Explorer and other compatible applications.