Google Desktop Version Search Alternative

Download Copernic Desktop Search has the best Google Desktop Version Alternative. It allows you to search your document, file & email using one unique interface. It creates a unique map of keywords allowing 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.

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Google Desktop Search has been discontinued since Sept 2011

It's been a few years and you are still looking to replace your Google Desktop Search. Look no further then Copernic Desktop Search as the best Google Desktop Version Alternative. Copernic has released many new versions since 2011 and our development team continue to innovate by bringing new features to help you find your documents, files & emails.


Your search, your way

Downloading the best Google Alternative such as Copernic Desktop Search, to your daily routine is a simple task with Copernic. Download the installation file, configure your file sources and Copernic will scan your PC and create your index in real-time. No complicated set-up and you will start getting results in a matter of minutes.

In no time, you can rollout an intuitive and award-winning search experience to your colleagues with all the functionality they expect without paying thousands of dollars.

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With version 7, Copernic Desktop Search brings a new way to personalize your search experience to enjoy rich, out-of-the-box extensions with seamless integration to become a power-user. In case with do not need everything that is included in the Full Edition because you only use a few file types, we have created different editions for you to buy. So, we created multiple extensions and you can select only the ones you want.

Finding the relevant data to you has never been easier & faster.

Copernic Desktop Search is an award-winning search application for Windows that finds your files, documents & emails instantly!

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what you are downloading...

150 file types
Over 150 file types

The free edition offers you to index and search over 119 file types. When moving to the full version, you get the most used file types such as Microsoft Office, Outlook, PDF, Cloud Services and many more.

Search everywhere

The power of Copernic Desktop Search allows you to search truly everywhere, across every drive on your system or network. Search faster as Copernic builds its index at the first use and then simply updates it in the background. Stop being slowed down by Window’s default search engine as you need to select one drive at a time, Copernic will find exactly what you’re looking for.

Search as you type

Start getting results as soon as you start typing in the search bar. Search results will appear in the preview pane. When you found that file, simply double-click on it and the native application will start.

Refine fields

The refine pane on the left of the interface allows a user to truly dig deep into the computer files and retreive exactly what you're looking for. Truly customize your search experience by adding or remove criterias linked with each search category.

Contextual menus

Right-click on any file in the preview pane and immediately see the file's context menu. From there act on your files, documents or emails.

Search operators

Copernic Desktop Search fully support Bolean operators such as AND, OR, NOT, NEAR and much more. Also, the search bar uses a prefix search architecture. Therefore, it finds words beginning with a given prefix (keyword).

Low computer resources

Our solution has the lowest memory footprint and computer resource usage in the Desktop Search industry.

How cool are all those features?

To benefit from all of the features available in Copernic, download Copernic Desktop Search - Full Edition Trial

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Nice Features

Search the entire disk drive
from our easy-to-use interface.

Instantly find
any file you need

Launch Copernic with a quick
keyboard command (Press CTRL twice).

Copy or move files to
any folder from any folder

Right-click any search result
to open the Window contextual menu.

Open any search result in its
native application from the preview pane.

Faster searching speed

Install it, build the index and start finding your files, emails & documents instantly.

Install it without any help

To install it, you do not need any help from your IT or their approval.

Keep your information private

We do NOT collect any data. You can even activate it without being connected to the internet.

Become an expert in no time.

With our Quick Start Guide that will explain how to use our easy-to-interface, you will become a search expert.

Dedicated support

We have a dedicated team to answer any of your questions, even if you are using the free version.