howtogeek at May 2nd, 2013 16:03 — #1
Originally published at: http://www.howtogeek.com/149250/why-dont-all-file-search-tools-use-the-master-file-table-for-instant-results/
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mbkfa93 at May 3rd, 2013 13:05 — #2
well, i actually use Everything for a good reason, it's really awesome
mostafa_khattat at May 4th, 2013 07:08 — #3
Swift search is very good, even better than ultrasearch but unfortunately its for NTFS and thus for windows....But is there any similar program for ext4???
topfreeware at May 4th, 2013 12:58 — #4
WizTree uses the MFT as well. It's a directory analyzer though. It's very quick
vaibhavgarg1982 at May 6th, 2013 02:59 — #5
The MFT is all fine, but how about content search? Also, I can not figure out the dismal experiences of people using Windows BuiltIn search, works excellently and near-instantaneously for me. I do not remember half the locations of stuff I access daily anymore.
thomas_kolakows at May 6th, 2013 10:58 — #6
My question is why is it a security issue? Just because you can FIND a file doesn't mean you can open it. Why would you need Admin rights just to see the contents of the drive?