When comparing Everything Search Tool vs Listary, the Slant community recommends Everything Search Tool for most people. In the question“What are the best Windows tools for finding files?” Everything Search Tool is ranked 1st while Listary is ranked 2nd.
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Pro Quick searching and minimal resource usage
Pro Can filter results by type
You can specify whether you are searching for a file, folder, video, photo, etc.
Pro Small and portable
Full installation is not necessary, you can run as portable.
Pro Quick shortcuts possible
Easily open a new tab of everything OR AND bring your already open window to the foreground. F.E. ALT+L can be used to easily bring the search indexer in keyreach.
Pro Ability to search using REGEX
Pro It's also a launcher
Once you find the file you need, you can launch it or use custom actions.
Pro Search as you type everywhere
You can start typing on the desktop or any folders and it'll just search for you.
Pro Supports other explorers
It supports not only Windows Explorer but also XYplorer, Directory Opus, Total Commander and all the other explorer alternatives.