Find text in files. Find and remove duplicates. Fast.
UltraFinder is your personal search engine for your PC, network, and remote servers!
Find any file, word, text string, pattern, duplicate and everything else you need in seconds...on your hard drive, on your shared and network volumes, on your removable drives, or even on a remote FTP/SFTP server! UltraFinder is a quick and lightweight Windows search program designed to find text in files anywhere. UltraFinder also allows you to find duplicates and eliminate or delete duplicates, keeping your computer clean and uncluttered while conserving hard drive space. Search your way with a variety of settings to tweak your search to perfection.
Your Windows operating system offers limited find options — UltraFinder includes two powerful but quick and easy to use modes for finding what you need when you need it:
Find Files and Find Duplicates.
Master File Table (MFT) search methods for lightning fast results
Search for files by content or by name (partial or full)
Search file contents or file names with regular expressions (Perl, Unix, and UltraEdit native)
Search network or FTP locations
Specify specific folders, entire drives, or even specific files as search targets
Filter subdirectories, file names, and file extensions to exclude from the search
Search based on whole or partial word match
Search for case sensitive matches
Negative search (find files that DON'T match)
Search for text in PDF files
Search for text in Word documents (.doc/.docx)
Search folders or entire drives
Search duplicates by a variety of criteria:
Tweak duplicate searches with a variety of criteria settings (file dates, file sizes, etc.)
Ignore special case files like 0-byte, system/hidden files, Recycle Bin files, etc.
Set include/exclude filters for files and folders
Powerful searches using regular expressions (Perl, Unix, or native)
Resolve found duplicates (rename, delete, move, open)
Announcing UltraFinder 20
Check out what's new in UltraFinder 20:
Improved PDF / Word Doc support
Faster and more accurate searches of file contents
Improved match highlighting in search results
Better support for extended and special characters
Improvements for case sensitive searches
Improved Unicode support
Improved display of non-Latin Unicode / UTF-8 characters in search results
Improved accuracy for Unicode / UTF-8 data with case sensitive searches
Find Duplicates improvements
Better UI and experience when scrolling, sorting, and deleting large numbers of duplicates
Zebra highlighting for duplicate groups
Improved handling of searching files with very long lines
Improved display of regular expression matches
Addressed scrolling issues with Classic theme
Improved file filter handling with multiple sessions