Download Search Tool - Best Software & Apps

  • Everything

    1.2.1.371

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Powerful local search tool with remote access to indexed contents

    8
    141 votes
    • PROS:Incredibly fast when indexing and searching, Very light on resources
    • CONS:You can't filter contents to be indexed, There are no security measures to enter the HTTP server
  • Babylon

    10.5.0.11

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A complete dictionary, translation and reference tool

    7
    516 votes
    • PROS:Support for many different languages, Lets you search encyclopedias, databases and other sites, Very easy to use
    • CONS:Extra dictionaries must be downloaded from the Babylon site, Tries to make considerable changes on installation
  • Free Instagram Downloader

    2.3.0.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Download Your Favorite Content From Instagram For Free

    6
    463 votes
    • PROS:Search through images and place them on your tool, Collect a series of image links (URLS), Download the images you like,
    • CONS:The link collecting and downloading functions are confusing, Some people may collect links while thinking they are downloading, Adding images to the tool makes people think they have already downloaded them,
  • AppDelete

    4.2.7

    License
    try Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Thorough application removal and deletion tool

    6
    58 votes
    • PROS:Removes all associated files, Very quick to search files and apps, Removes orphan files, Developer very responsive
    • CONS:Freezes when you restart your Mac,
  • WinDjView

    2.0.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A slick DjVu document viewer

    6
    44 votes
    • PROS:Lightweight and compact tool, Dictionary and text search options included, Custom keyboard navigation and scrolling shortcuts available, Magnifying glass and marquee zoom available
    • CONS:Advanced features take time to learn
  • Windows Search

    4.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Easily find any document on your computer or network

    6
    28 votes
    • PROS:Searches across networks, Good tool for network managers, Outlook searches impressive
    • CONS:Desktop searches slower than Google Desktop, Network searches can be slow
  • Speed Download

    5.4

    License
    try Download
    Platform
    Mac

    One of the most powerful download managers for Mac

    7
    119 votes
    • PROS:Customizable interface and mini-controller, Advanced scheduling, Good search tool, Fast downloads,
    • CONS:Can use up a lot of RAM
  • FileBot

    4.6.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Rename, organize and find subtitles for your TV shows

    5
    8 votes
    • PROS:Renames files very quickly, Works with several movie/TV show databases, Includes file verification tools, Includes subtitle search tool
    • CONS:No documentation, Interface is not very intuitive
  • EasyFind

    4.8.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Powerful search tool for reaching hard-to-find files

    8
    9 votes
    • PROS:Performs very in depth searches, Will find files that Spotlight can't, Easy to use, No indexing
    • CONS:No organization in the way results are presented, Lack of indexing means searches take a while
  • Sharepod

    3.9.9

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Copy music to and from your iPod

    4
    105 votes
    • PROS:No installation required, Easy to use, Support for ratings and playlists, Includes search tool and built-in player
    • CONS:Some features don't work with iPhone 4
  • Windows Media Player Plus

    2.8

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Add new features to Windows Media Player

    7
    107 votes
    • PROS:Seamlessly embedded with the player, Nice graphical improvements, Includes a Tag Editor Plus, Makes default search tool more powerful
    • CONS:Only compatible with versions 11 and 12
  • Antenna

    1.4.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Listen to thousands of radio stations online

    7
    26 votes
    • PROS:Nice interface design, Includes thousands of radio stations, Browse stations on the list or on the map, Includes rating system and built-in search tool
    • CONS:Not all radio stations work
  • The Red Notebook

    0.8.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A free desktop diary

    5
    27 votes
    • PROS:Organize writing by day, Good search tool, Free
    • CONS:Can't import images or use HTML
  • Fast File Finder

    1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    The Autosofted Fast File Finder is a free tool used to quickly search your entire computer for a file you're looking for.

    6
    2 votes
    • BumpTop

      Free 2.1.6225

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Mac

      Amazing 3D Windows desktop

      7
      2252 votes
      • PROS:Very intuitive, Impressive design, Customizable appearance, Icons behave like real-life objects
      • CONS:High system requirements, Beautiful, but not that useful after all
    • EMDB

      (Eric's Movie Database) 2.05

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      The perfect organizer for your movie collection

      8
      98 votes
      • PROS:Very easy to use, Light on system resources, Features loan tracker and search tool, No need to enter the information manually
      • CONS:Only extracts data from IMDB
    • Meetic

      2.4.0

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android
      iPhone
      Web Apps

      One of the largest dating networks

      10
      1 vote
      • PROS:Network of over 6 million users means a greater chance of finding what, and who, you're looking for, Messages, profiles and live meeting events give lots of way to meet singles, Paid options to boost your profile's exposure and get you into the action faster
      • CONS:Advertising exists on free version, along with reduced functionality, No guarantee on the amount of exposure your profile will see
    • Log File Viewer - Standard Edition

      2.0.1

      License
      try Download
      Platform
      Windows

      An efficient log tool to browse, search, filter, monitor log file of any format.

      6
      3 votes
      • WriteMonkey

        2.4.0.17

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        A writing app that doesn't distract

        7
        21 votes
        • PROS:Customizable, Search and replace tool, Progress checker
        • CONS:Only opens and saves TXT files, No images or hypertext support
      • J. River Media Jukebox

        12.07.17

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Free, full featured music jukebox with loads of extra tools

        7
        55 votes
        • PROS:Intuitive interface, very easy to use, Great management tools for your music collection, Embedded player, search tool, ripping tool and burning tool, Support for portable music devices, Smart playlists
        • CONS:Could this be iTunes plagiarism?
      Softonic’s Best Rated Software for this topic
      #NameVersionVotesRatingPlatform
      11.2.1.3711418Windows
      2Free 2.1.622522527.2Windows, Mac
      35.41196.9Mac
      410.5.0.115166.5Windows
      52.3.0.04636.3Windows