SurfFind is a fast grep-like text search tool for Windows
July 15, 2015 – 04:58 | No Comment
SurfFind is a fast grep-like text search tool for Windows

The Windows Search engine is much better than it used to be, but still has plenty of room for improvement, which is why there’s an enormous number of alternative tools around.
SurfFind is a tiny open …

dnGrep is a powerful search/ replace tool for Windows
December 30, 2014 – 11:27 | Comments Off
dnGrep is a powerful search/ replace tool for Windows

DnGrep is a powerful text search and replace tool for Windows. It comes packed with all the functionality you’d expect from anything with the GREP name, but a well-designed interface ensures it’s also very easy …

BusyBox crams 117 Unix tools into a tiny Windows executable
June 26, 2014 – 08:52 | Comments Off
BusyBox crams 117 Unix tools into a tiny Windows executable

Unix is renowned for its powerful command line tools, and there are many ways you can try at least some of them on the PC. Installing Gnu on Windows gets you 100+ of the best …

AstroGrep: a simple, flexible Windows search tool
January 3, 2013 – 14:26 | Comments Off
AstroGrep: a simple, flexible Windows search tool

Are you tired of the standard Windows search tool? You’re not alone. Its indexing component is difficult to control, and uses too many resources; we’ve found the index can become corrupted for no apparent reason; …