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File Freak 3.5
Oct 05, 2001 08:58AM
Contributed by: Perry
Download: Stuffit archive

This is a $13 shareware utility for Mac OS 9 and Mac OS X which allows you to quickly access your files by just typing a few letters. The underlying search architecture has been completely rewritten in 3.5 and yields much faster indexing speeds along with the ability to continue to track files even after they're moved or renamed.

What's new (long)-
Indexing is up to 45% faster in Mac OS 9 and SIX TIMES faster in Mac OS X
Can now continue to track files even after they've been moved or renamed
Now finds and displays versions of application bundles
Drags into the file browser are once again working in 9.2.x
Fixed several crashing bugs
Added "locked" attribute to the Edit Finder Info feature
Fixed problem that caused an error when opening folders in Mac OS X
Aliases are now intelligently weeded out during the search and so the
"discard masquerading aliases" pref has been removed
Searches over the network continue even if the network volume changes

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