The comparison list below shows which features are available in the two Editions of UltraFileSearch.
■ The search is done without the need to use background indexing.
■ Can be launched directly from Windows® Explorer shell context menu.
■ Can Search any NTFS or FAT File System, supported by the Operating System.
■ Search in every kind of Drive: Internal, External, Network, CD-ROM, DVD, etc.
■ Full support to Unicode characters.
■ Ability to calculate the Size of the Folders.
■ Multi Rename that lets you Edit and Rename a list of Files at once.
■ Batch Rename that lets you Rename a list of Files according to certain rules.
■ Search for Files by Length of Filename, Length of Folder, Length of Full Path.
■ Search Files or Files and Folders or only Folders.
■ Allows you to specify the File Name Mask in 2 ways: "Simple" and "Wildcards".
■ Allows you to enter more File Name Masks at the same time.
■ Search in Subfolders and may include Hidden Subfolders.
■ Drag & Drop Folders support from other Applications to "Search Path" Box.
■ Allows you to quickly select the Local or Network Drives or of single Drive.
■ Allows you to enter more Drives and/or Folders at the same time.
■ Accepts single or multiple "Environment Variables" (e.g. %APPDATA%)
■ Supports UNC Network Path Names (i.e. \\ComputerName\FolderName).
■ Supports for Long Path Names (lengths > 260 characters).
■ Ability to define a multi-Folder that contains a list of Folders and/or Drives.
■ Allows you to assign a mnemonic name to the multi-Folder.
■ Possibility to define the Folders to be Excluded from all searches.
■ Possibility to set more Filters on the Folders in which the search is performed.
■ Search in Plain Text Files and in Binary Files looking in their Raw Format. (e.g. .txt, .html, .csv, .exe, .dll, .obj etc.)
■ Search in Encoded Text Documents using IFilters or Text Filters built-in. (e.g. .PDF, .XLS, .DOC, .XLSX, .DOCX etc.)
■ Allows you to specify the Text Masks in 2 ways: "Words" and "Phrases".
■ Ability to search more Phrases and Words together.
■ Text search Options: Entire/Partial Word(s)/Phrase(s) and Match Case.
■ Ability to find files that do not contain specified Words and Phrases.
■ Can ignore Files of certain Types: Hidden, System, Image, Audio, Video.
■ Filter for Files Newer than or Older than or within a specific Date range.
■ Possibility to select the Date Range on the basis of hours, Minutes, Seconds.
■ Filter for Files Larger than or Smaller than or within a specific Size range.
■ Possibility to select the Size Range on the basis of Bytes, KB, MB, GB.
■ Can choose the match type for the attributes to search for (Any, All, Only).
■ Possibility to append results of consecutive searches.
■ The rows of the results are numbered for an easy recognition.
■ The results can be put in order by column: upward, downward or initial.
■ Ability to perform incremental search in the Results.
■ Search for Column in the Results and positioning on the found Item.
■ The Results window supports Windows® Explorer functionality (e.g. icons, context menus).
■ Specific actions can be carried out on the results (e.g. Open Folder, Open Containing Folder).
■ Multi-select support in order to perform editing on multiple Items (e.g. Cut, Copy, Copy to Folder, Move to Folder, Rename, Delete etc.).
■ Drag & Drop Support from Results Items to other Applications.
■ Ability to change the column layout (position, size, visibility).
■ Ability to zoom the text for better legibility.
■ Export all the Rows or only the selected ones.
■ Select which Columns to Export and in which order.
■ Save the Export to File or to the Clipboard.
■ Save the Export to a new File or overwrite or append it to an existing File.
■ The Results can be Exported in many customizable Types and File Formats:
■ File Name (.TXT) / Path (.TXT) / Full Path (.TXT)
■ Formatted Text File (.TXT)
■ Comma Separated Values File (.CSV) / Pipe Separated Values File (.PSV) / Tab Separated Values File (.TSV; .TAB)
■ Data Interchange Format File (.DIF) / Simbolic Link File (SYLK) (.SLK)
■ Web Page File (.HTM; .HTML) / Web Page File with Links (.HTM; .HTML)
■ XML Document File (.XML)
■ Available Encodings: ASCII / ANSI Code Page / Unicode / Big-Endian Unicode / UTF8 / UTF8 No BOM
■ Progress state visualization: Files and Folders found and Total Size.
■ Display of the main Search Filters in the Window Caption and in the Taskbar.
■ Shows the statistics of the last search performed.
■ Can choose which types of MRU Items to save and (or) load.
■ Can choose which types of Search Parameters to save and (or) load.
■ Possibility to choose the destination Directory of the Export command.