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Locate32 Reviews

Locate32 is software which can be used to find files from your harddrives and other locations.

Social recommendations and mentions

We have tracked the following product recommendations or mentions on Reddit and HackerNews. They can help you see what people think about Locate32 and what they use it for.
  • Making a snapshot of folder structure and files without copying
    People here think highly of Everything, and I presume it can do that, but I use Locate32 which satisfies all my needs. - Source: Reddit / 3 months ago
  • Xtreme Download Manager: No file found after downloaded
    I that doesn't work, use something like Everything or Locate to index your files and search for the tar.gz extension. - Source: Reddit / 5 months ago
  • Share your greatest free tools
    Locate32 : The windows version of updatedb and locate commands from linux. I've never needed the contents indexed, just the name. - Source: Reddit / 5 months ago
  • Program to find "hidden" files/folders on a hard drive.
    You can give locate32 a try. It will index all the files of all your drives, and is quite configurable. - Source: Reddit / 6 months ago
  • Any decent file manager with tagging, alternative to File Explorer.
    Now I rely simply on a consistent folder structure with names which mean something to me. If I have to search for a specific file I use Locate; others seem to like Everything for that. - Source: Reddit / 10 months ago
  • Software that can help me organize the file nightmare I’ve made on my PC+external hard drive?
    Some file indexer will come in handy to find things without having to click through loads of folders. People seem to like Everything but I'm happy with Locate32. You can then search by name (with wildcards), date, containing folder, file type, &c. - Source: Reddit / 11 months ago
  • Looking for disk searching software that is fast
    Locate32 is another possibility. Works on W10. - Source: Reddit / 12 months ago
  • A file explorer (or just a certain software) that indexed and show certain file types regardless of its location?
    I use Locate32](https://locate32.cogit.net) to index all my files. (Other tools exist.). - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • State of the Windows, part 2: Did Windows 10 slow down with each feature update?
    Haven't used Everything but I am very happy with locate32 https://locate32.cogit.net/. - Source: Hacker News / over 1 year ago
  • OS Build 21359.1 is deleting my files
    Use locate32 https://locate32.cogit.net/ to do a fulldrives scan and search for file name to see if theyre still there somewhere, if not youre out of luck, getting back deleted files from an SSD is kinda hard (impossible). - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago

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