Agent Ransack is a free file search application available which lets you search the files stored on your computer. You must be thinking why you should use this freeware when you already have a Windows search, or the enchanced Windows Desktop Search software.
The answer is that Agent Ransack does a very quick search of the file you are searching for within seconds which is done in minutes in the case of windows. This is the fastest file searching software with which you can find files on your computer at great speed. Other quick file search software include Listary and MariusSoft.
Agent Ransack also has support for regular expressions with text files or file names. Agent Ransack quickly displays and highlights the text segments in a separate window when you are searching for the contents of files thereby making it easier for you to browse the results without opening every individual file.
This free software is very easy to use, but if you are not able to find your way easily, then you can always click on the help option and you will be given all the necessary steps required to use this software. Agent Ransack automatically gets embedded into the Windows search menu once it is installed on your machine.
Here are the features of this free file search software:
- There is an option for date and time search.
- You can also search in outlook pst files for contacts and e-mails.
- You can extract the data into excel with XML and XSL formats.
- Option to use previous searches again.
- More in-depth search of each and every file with internal viewer.
- Command line option in search bar.
- Support of Boolean search.
- Support for Perl compatible regular expressions, MS Office 2007.
So start searching your files right now with Agent Ransack.