Open source desktop search engines

From the developerWorks archives

Judith Myerson

Date archived: January 4, 2017 | First published: April 19, 2011

As local storage has increased the need to organize and search on the desktop has become more complex. imgSeek and Terrier, are two desktop search engine tools that can help you search for text and image files quickly, using capabilities that an operating system is limited in or does not have.

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