Whether you're sick of the inflexibility of Windows' search feature or you're just not finding it effective, there are alternatives available such as Wise JetSearch.
With Wise JetSearch, you're given a simple and effective design which enables you to search through your filesystems for any type of file. Within the main interface, you're given a drop-down menu which provides a number of advanced options for searching such as the disk drive(s) and file extension.
After you've selected your opinion, choose some search terms (you may also employ asterisks [*]) and click the search button. Searching is fast and results should appear quickly.
When you're not using JetSearch, it remains as a blue bar on the top of the screen; mouse over it to activate the interface of the program.
Overall, a fast and free alternative to Windows own search engine which may be clumsy.Wise JetSearch features and highlights:
Wise JetSearch is licensed as Freeware for Windows (32-bit and 64-bit) operating system / platform from file search software without restrictions. Wise JetSearch 3.04 is available to all software users as a free download (Freeware).
Compatibility with this file search software may vary, but will generally run fine under Microsoft Windows 10, 8, 8.1, 7, Vista and XP on either a 32-bit or 64-bit setup. A separate x64 version of Wise JetSearch may be available from WiseCleaner.
We have tested Wise JetSearch 3.04 against malware with several different programs. We certify that this program is clean of viruses, malware and trojans. [Read more]