Files Search Assistant is a very useful utility to search text in different file formats. Application allows you to refine your search criteria to perform quick search. The result is displayed with previous and next line of the text found. The keyword text is highlighted with a different color. Application also has a feature to export search report.
Features: The application has a very nice user interface, you can perform all the settings and operations from a single user screen.
You need to perform setting to search for the text. Define search path from where you would like to search specified keyword. Enter the keyword to search; you can also use regular expression for keyword. Select the file type in which you would like to search the word, you can select specific file type or select all files. Application allows you to set search options such as case sensitive, search in result, search in zip file, append search result etc. With date option you can specify date range for search. Text filter option allows you to select the file type as open office, RTF, multimedia, picture, PowerPoint, PDF, MS office files, HTML etc. Once all the settings are done click on search button to start searching. The result is displayed with file details like name, path, size, type, modified etc. You can export your search result in HTM or RTF format.
Overall: This is a very good and extremely useful utility to every computer user to find out the specified keyword in any file easily and quickly.