Free and open-source tool written in C++ that can also be used from the command line.
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Pro Free and open source
GrepWin is completely free and open source. It's released under GPL.
Pro RegEx support
Pro Portable Version
A portable version without installation is available.
Pro Can search hidden directories/files
GrepWin can also search for hidden directories or files with no problem.
Con Can only search .txt files
Con No way to export the results
If one wishes to export the results from
grep into a text file or any other format, there's no way to do it with GrepWin.