Included Features - Regular expressions (Uses the standard Microsoft .Net Regular Expressions: Quick Reference)
- Concurrent multiple file types
- Recursive directory searching
- A "context" feature that selects the lines above and below your search expression, or view entire file
- Most Recently Used list for search paths, file types, and search text
- Ability to save or print all results or a selection
- Customize the colors used in the preview area
- Right click to open file with editor of your choice at specific line (if editor supports it)
- Match Whole Word Only
- Syntax highlighting when viewing full file contents (if extension supported)
- Summary of all results
- Free of charge and Open Source
Possible Upcoming Features - search Microsoft Word files
- sort indicator for results list
- save settings to file instead of using registry (automatically upgrade to use file if registry settings exist)
- refine search code (possible speed improvements)
- support for different languages
- search using IFilters
- add help to application
- allow user selected fonts for results file list and text viewing area
- search pdf documents (researching)
- search mp3 tags (researching)
- add searching in archived files (.zip, .rar, etc.) (researching)
- add save/restore search session (researching)
- add Windows 7 jumplist support (researching)