Desktop Search

Search your Windows PC through 150+ file types for files & emails.

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Microsoft Office documents Expires after 30 days Copernic Desktop Search Full
Over 150 file types supported Expires after 30 days Copernic Desktop Search Full
Search only specific folders Expires after 30 days Copernic Desktop Search Full
Index Size over 75 000 files Expires after 30 days Copernic Desktop Search Full
Index network & external drives Expires after 30 days Copernic Desktop Search Full
Search Microsoft Outlook emails & attachments Expires after 30 days Copernic Desktop Search Full
Customize the index scheduling Expires after 30 days Copernic Desktop Search Full
Search Lotus Notes emails & attachments. Expires after 30 days Copernic Desktop Search Full
Remove all advertisement Expires after 30 days Copernic Desktop Search Full
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Smart Desktop Search for your computer

Copernic Desktop Search is the best alternative to Windows Search as it allows you to centralize your document, file & email searches in one unique interface. It creates a unique map of keywords that allow you to search Windows using a powerful index. You can search any documents on your computer, external and network drives with the full version. Start now and increase your search speed and your organization's productivity while reducing the time lost trying to find those documents. Join the 4,000,000+ users in more than 125 countries.

For performance to search Microsoft Outlook and Network drives, the Full edition is best suited for professionals inside businesses and their teams.

Benefits of searching with Copernic

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Features & Highlights

Here's a peek at the basic features. For the complete details, check the supported file types list.


  • Microsoft® Word
  • Microsoft® Excel
  • Microsoft® PowerPoint
  • Microsoft® OneNote
  • WordPerfect®
  • OpenOffice
  • StarOffice


  • Microsoft® Outlook
  • Windows Live Mail
  • Lotus Notes
  • Eudora
  • Mozilla® Thunderbird™


  • Text
  • PDF
  • Microsoft® Rich Text Format
  • UTF8 documents
  • Comma-Separated Variables files
  • eBook files


  • Programming language
  • Active Server Page
  • C Code/Program files
  • C++ Code/program files
  • C# .NET Source files
  • Java™ Source Code files
  • XML Stylesheet
  • Hypertext Markup Language documents
  • Extensible Markup Language documents
  • PHP Script


  • ZIP
  • 7Z
  • RAR
  • TGZ
  • TGZ


  • Audio files
  • Pictures
  • Videos

Browser Favorites & History

  • Internet Shortcut (.URL files)
  • Internet Explorer®
  • Google Chrome™
  • Microsoft Edge
  • Mozilla® Firefox®


  • Microsoft® Outlook
  • Windows Live Mail
  • Lotus Notes
  • Windows Address Book
  • Mozilla® Thunderbird™

Desktop Search Tool for your business

  • Search engine for Outlook

    Microsoft Outlook footprint is almost in every business and emails is a big part of your daily tasks. Searching for that email can be time consuming for you and your team. Copernic can be the perfect add-on to your toolbox to search inside all your emails, PST files and attachments. Plus, you get to search your files & documents at the same time.

  • Searches Everything on your PC

    With the most file types supported, it allows you to search for files across multiple hard drives and even folders on your network. The index is built locally and once it is built, your search performance will dramatically increased as we offer the lightest solution on the market.

  • Search Server

    Most of your files are on a server? No problem. can help your team search those shared files & documents. It is designed to minimize the impact on the network to ensure ultimate performance and increase productivity in your team.

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Why invest in a search engine for your PC?

According to International Data Corporation, their survey reveals that information worker, you, spend most of their time performing document-related activity. Here are some interesting facts on how workers spend their time:

That's at least 2.3 hours of hours wasted per week for having not the appropriate tools. According to their studies, time wasted in document creation and management activities costs the organization $ 9,071 per information worker per week. That's a lot in a year when you can install a tool for the price of $ 49.95 USD per license. The Return on Investment calculation is easily made.

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Version 6.0.2 (see releases log) (October 10, 2017)
Licensing One license per computer
Languages English, French, German, Spanish, Dutch, Portuguese, Italian, Russian, Mandarin
Operating System Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7 (32 and 64 bits)
Microsoft Office 2016, 2013, 2010
Index Size The index size will vary according to the number and type of documents indexed.
Download Version 6.0.2.