HoudahSpot is the hub where all the files related to your current task come together. From here, you can also take a deep dive to fetch further information from your archives. More

HoudahSpot is the hub where all the files related to your current task come together. From here, you also can take a deep dive to fetch further information from your archives.

HoudahSpot is a powerful, versatile, and highly customizable file search tool for Mac. It uses the existing Spotlight index for ultra-fast file searches.

HoudahSpot gives you the tools to get manageable search results from even the most extensive collection of files: an easy-to-use search criteria editor, customizable results displays, search templates, a preview of text matches, and more.

It finds files using multiple criteria (name, text content, kind, and a wide assortment of other metadata).

Searches are easy to build with a few clicks. HoudahSpot shows search results in a convenient interface that keeps all your essential data within reach.

Get to know its main features

Find files by name, text, content kind, file extension, author, recipient, pixel count, & more.

Narrow down results, add & combine search criteria.

Combine hundreds of criteria to zero in on files & customize columns in the search results list.

Preview files & text matches before opening them.

Set up templates for recurring searches.

Create snippets to hold sets of criteria you use frequently.

Specify folders you want to search & folders you want to skip.

The Quick Look preview pane now lets users select text.

Get A plug-in for Apple Mail that allows you to include Mail message files in your search results.

The Tag Cloud, which lists your favorite file tags as well as all the tags found in the current search results.

Share a search that you can send to a colleague or friend.

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