Agent Ransack

Agent Ransack

Download Editors' Rating:
4.5
Outstanding
Average User Rating:
4.7
out of 86 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    2014 build 822
  • Total Downloads:
    97,657
  • Date Added:
    July 30, 2014
  • File Size:
    13.66MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    176
  • Operating Systems:
    Windows 95/98/NT/2000

Editors' Review

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The built-in Windows search utility typically does a decent job of finding the occasional misplaced file, but it's not really made for heavy-duty searching. Agent Ransack, however, is. This highly customizable tool lets users search with a number of parameters that aren't a part of the Windows search utility, and it works quickly to boot.

The program's interface is plain and intuitive. Users can search file names or the text within files; specify the file size; search within a range of dates that the file was modified, created, or last accessed; and select whether they want to match cases. The program shows the search results in one pane and search statistics--the number of items searched and found, and the length of the search--in another. We found that Agent Ransack repeatedly located files that the Windows search tool did not, and we didn't have to wait a terribly long time for the results. We were also impressed by the fact that although Agent Ransack is easy to use, it comes with a very thorough and well-written Help file. It's suitable for novices who know simply that they want a more powerful search tool than what Windows provides, but it's also a good choice for more-advanced users, or those who would like to learn more about searching. Overall, we think that Agent Ransack is a good choice for just about everybody.

Agent Ransack installs politely but leaves a folder behind upon removal. We recommend this program to all users.

 
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5 stars

"Amazing! Excellent!"

August 01, 2014  |  By vesstovessto

 |  Version: Agent Ransack 2014 build 822

Pros

Fast and accurate

Cons

None by now

Summary

After testing around 10 free programs today I was literary happy to find this one! It can browse and search in folders, allows copy/cut of the find files and it is extremely fast. Very recommended program!

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 2014 build 822
Version 2014 build 822 is a bug fixing release.
General
Publisher Mythicsoft
Publisher web site http://www.mythicsoft.com/
Release Date July 30, 2014
Date Added July 30, 2014
Version 2014 build 822
Category
Category Desktop Enhancements
Subcategory Desktop Customization
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows 95, Windows 2000, Windows NT, Windows 98, Windows
Additional Requirements
Download Information
File Size 13.66MB
File Name AgentRansack_822.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 97,657
Downloads Last Week 176
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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