"Everything" is an administrative tool that locates files and folders by filename instantly for Windows.
Unlike Windows search "Everything" initially displays every file and folder on your computer (hence the name "Everything").generally takes a few seconds to build it’s database.A fresh install of Windows XP SP2 (about 20,000 files) will take about 1 second to index.1,000,000 files will take about 1 minute."Everything"requires administrator privileges because it needs raw read access to your hard drives.Click accept to allow "Everything" to continue running.
"Everything" search only file and folder names. It uses very little system resources , uses about 3-5mb of ram and less than 1mb of disk space. 1,000,000 files will use about 45mb of ram and 5mb of disk space."Everything"monitors file system changes. "Everything" is Freeware.Portable version of "Everything" is available.While installation disable the auto update and Run at start up option.
system requirements for "Everything"
"Everything" will run on Windows 2000, XP, 2003 and Vista.
"Everything" will only locate files and folders on local NTFS volumes.
"Everything" requires administrative privileges for low level read access to volumes.
|Everything search engine
Small installation file
Download Everything for Windows 2000, XP, 2003 and Vista
Everything-18.104.22.1681.exe (293 KB)
Download Everything 22.214.171.1240 Beta for Windows 2000, XP, 2003 and Vista
Everything-126.96.36.1990b.exe (331 KB)
Everything-188.8.131.520b.zip (portable) (267 KB)
How to search for a file or folder?
Type the partial file or folder name into the search edit, the results will appear instantly.For example, here is how to search for foo and bar: foo barTo search for either of two search terms, add a | between the terms.For example, here is how to search for .jpg or .bmp: .jpg | .bmp . To search for a file type, type the file extension into the search edit,ie to search for the mp3 file type, type *.mp3 into the search edit.To search for more than one type of file type use a | to separate file types,ie *.bmp|*.jpg will search for files with the extension bmp or jpg.
Change the "Everything" icon?
Requires "Everything" 1.2.0 beta or later.Copy your icon file into" Everything"‘ s installation folder and rename it to "Everything.ico".Restart "Everything".