What's the deal with Deno? We talk with a major contributor to find out. Listen now.

Questions tagged [search]

The tag has no usage guidance.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
0
votes
1answer
31 views

Change-tracking searchable backup server with user accounts

Requirements: I'm looking for software (and cloud platform) for an R&D startup company to perform periodic backups to a secure cloud. The backups should track changes (like Borg) to avoid data ...
2
votes
0answers
10 views

Use a low res image to find the high res version?

I have a low resolution image. I know that I have a higher resolution version somewhere on a backup drive. Is there any software that can use the low res image to find the high res version? Ideally, ...
0
votes
0answers
9 views

Projects similar to google books

Are there other projects similar to google books that allow (legally defensible) search, snippet view, and/or metadata exploration of non-public domain books?
12
votes
4answers
8k views

Find visually similar images for a given image file (on Windows)

I want a software for Windows to find visually similar images (pictures) on my hard disk. My need is it must find a given image is visually similar. That is, take a sample image as input and search ...
5
votes
2answers
304 views

Chrome extension to highlight searched keywords in a website

I have to make use of search engines, like Google, Yahoo, etc, to retrieve information from many websites. But when viewing these re-directed websites, it would be tedious to always manually press ...
3
votes
1answer
35 views

Spatial search server, to quickly answer “What points near me?” requests

I have about a million points like this: Latitude Longitude Text (short text of less than 128 characters) I am writing an app that must quickly show what points are around the user. User: I am at ...
1
vote
0answers
6 views

Video frame lookup or search using verbal audio utterances

I'm an animator trying to get a program that will use machine learning to automate the lip syncing process. The program I need made will have two files given to it: a seed, and an audio file. The seed ...
1
vote
0answers
13 views

Best data storage for a quick search

I have an app with approximately 20-40 million new documents added each month. Let's say these documents have approximately 4-8 fields I want to allow the user to search from. Not all entries are ...
0
votes
0answers
16 views

Search for text in some videos

I have some screen recordings of the game and want to search for some concrete text there (title of the mission). What program can I use to achieve that? Can use it on Windows or Linux. Freeware is ...
1
vote
1answer
26 views

macOS app to check if an image is already on the computer?

I'm looking for a photo de-duper app for Mac, but from a different angle than normal. If I download a new image from the web, I want to know if I already have it on my Mac or not. I have had trouble ...
1
vote
1answer
19 views

Software / API to track new concepts or ideas from web searches

Is there any Software or API of Google,Twitter or other search Engines or Social Networks to track emergent or new concepts/ideas (words) or new combinations, made from the searches in the web, but ...
0
votes
1answer
14 views

Search engine over text corpus

I have a couple of text file and I try to find the easiest way to drop all the files into one place and create a basic search query (with flexibility for little changes, search operators, etc.) over ...
0
votes
0answers
9 views

Search tool for NAS

We use a NAS (connected to MACs via WebDAV) in our small company to acces our files from different locations. Searching within the NAS does not work well due to the amount of data stored and slow ...
3
votes
1answer
25 views

Search and Replace tool for Windows Registry

Please recommend a gratis Windows tool to perform search and replace operations in the Windows Registry. I would like to select a Registry key and have the tool perform the search and replace ...
0
votes
2answers
42 views

Is there any Android email app with advanced searching capability?

I have zillions of emails. I was suggested Bluemail app for Android but it sucks at searching. I need to have something like Thunderbird has for desktops (no app, unfortunately) which allows me to ...
0
votes
0answers
15 views

Looking for software that allows me to look for a logo inside a group of images

I have between 60,000 and 100,000 images and 1.5% of them contain a specific logo. This logo is not always depicted in the same size or orientation. Is there a freeware program for Windows that would ...
0
votes
0answers
46 views

Is there a search engine with reverse search mechanism: processing multiple queries and retrieving a single result for each of them?

Most text search engines are intended for identification of multiple depositories storing the text of a user's query. I need one that does the opposite. Imagine we have two databases with overlapping ...
1
vote
0answers
19 views

Software for categorizing data based on language and type

Currently, I'm using windows file explorer for categorizing. There are folders for years (2017, 2018, etc.) and each of them has sub-folders for types (type_1, type_2, etc.) and under each sub-folder, ...
0
votes
0answers
11 views

Duplicate finder that works with OneDrive

I'm looking for software that can search for duplicates. There are many of those, but I need something that takes OneDrive file status into account. For example: Search for dupes in a folder. Files ...
0
votes
0answers
7 views

An application for key-word searching a list of multiple youtube channels

Given a list of YouTube channels the application should be able to perform some sort of keyword search on each one and aggregate the results.
8
votes
4answers
634 views

Alternative to Windows's file/folder search

It's needless to say that the Windows search utility can be useless at times. It's extraordinarily slow, does not search within all folders, and ignores some files on the disk. I'm looking for an ...
0
votes
0answers
4 views

Custom Search Engine for Online Foreign Language Dictionary

I have no experience (yet) working with or implementing a custom search engine for a large set of web pages, so I've come here for some recommendations. This seemed more appropriate than Computer ...
0
votes
0answers
83 views

Software for manual PDF OCR

Is there a software where you can import or directly scan pictures and manually add searchable keywords to it? The use case would by scanning handwritten notes and then labeling the headings, such ...
1
vote
0answers
17 views

Looking for a hex editor that can find specific binary sequence unaligned

I am looking for a Hex Editor that can do a search for a specific binary sequence, and find it in a file, without regard to byte alignment. I have an extracted and disassembled program that I am ...
17
votes
6answers
9k views

Find visually similar images to a given image on Linux

I’m looking for a tool/software that will take an image as an example and scan my hard drive to find similar images to it, just like what Google Images does on the Web. Must run on Linux. See Find ...
2
votes
1answer
46 views

GUI for searching the content of multiple large text files or PDFs?

I have a few dozen PDFs, each of which are very large. Specifically: These PDFs total to about 15GB. These PDFs are primarily scanned images of textual documents, but they do contain the text data (...
1
vote
0answers
23 views

Python for large graphs

I have a large graph consisting of 30 million edges. Currently it is saved as a CSV file of the edges. I would like to run standard graph algorithms like BFS on it. Is there a library in Python for ...
0
votes
0answers
21 views

Downloading online search-based database on a website

I am searching for a program to download all results that can acquired from searching a database that only accepts numbers within a certain range to search. This one for Example: http://natega1.youm7....
1
vote
0answers
10 views

I would like to autoatically generate tags/keys that summarize each text document I have so i can search for them by tags/keys

In Short I would like a software recommendation that summarizes a long text document and produces keywords for that text document. Ideally, it will exclude words like "with, and, the, etc." and ...
1
vote
0answers
14 views

I'm looking for a grammar/parser for elasticsearch query_string

What I'm trying to achieve is to generate a valid elasticsearch query_string form inputs preferably in frontend. In worst case it can be generated in the backend (nodeJS, NestJS). I'm looking for ...
5
votes
1answer
146 views

Solution to search browser-URL-history first before the rest of the WWW

Yesterday I spent a whole day researching a problem I made when setting up a new laptop for Dual Boot with Linux--I deleted a required partition before I created recovery media for a system pre-...
1
vote
0answers
9 views

wiki WITH modern browsing/searching/filtering

I'm trying to create a website that allows access-controlled wiki-style article creation WITH modern browsing, searching and filtering of this content. The issue is platforms like mediawiki or ...
0
votes
0answers
13 views

Is there a Google API that returns results to people search query?

I'm trying to get a list of people that meet specific criteria from the web, like: "comedians near me" "musicians near me" etc. I need the results to be a structured list of artists (for ...
2
votes
1answer
32 views

API that provides common name aliases of famous people

I'm looking for an API that provides common aliases for famous people. For instance, "Hillary Clinton" would be associated with common appellations like "Hillary Rodham Clinton".
0
votes
1answer
24 views

Wiki + tags + search by tags

I need a MediaWiki-like user-editable CMS that supports pages tagging. The same tag system as in the Wordpress. And I also need a search-by-tags page which lists all unique tags and allows visitor to ...
1
vote
0answers
25 views

What are some good Javascript front end (web page) faceted search libraries as alternatives to filtrify?

I have a website that uses filtrify to provide faceted searching through a very long, involved list. This is working great and is a fantastic web-based, front-end only, Javascript project that takes ...
1
vote
0answers
13 views

Utility to search for text in a directory and display the matching lines as well as nearby lines

I currently use Agent Ransack to search for text in files in a directory. It will list all files containing that text in the left pane. If I click on one of those files, it will show all of the ...
0
votes
1answer
37 views

Is there an application that allows to search across Evernote, Todoist, Google Keep, Twitter

I extensively use web applications for organizing my thoughts and notes, some of those go to Evernote, some go to Todois, some are left in Google Drive, something is on Twitter. I wonder if there an ...
6
votes
2answers
94 views

Search bar for opened windows on Windows

For keyboard oriented people ALT + TAB is still an unhappy solution when you have tons of windows open, even more when the windows are on multiple desktops. Today, the fastest way to move around is ...
2
votes
3answers
170 views

Alternative to Google's Play Store for Android

I am looking for an alternative android app store to Google's Play Store. Recommendations to Front-ends to the Play Store are also welcome. Here is the desired feature set (and why): An effective ...
1
vote
0answers
39 views

Video file duplicate finder (based on length/duration)

I am looking for a program that will find duplicate videos based on duration (eg number of seconds) and not based on size/MD5/thumbnails/etc. This is a very simple concept but I find it impossible to ...
5
votes
0answers
87 views

Software for matching rectangular images in other images or PDFs

I'm looking for software that searches through multiple images or a PDF for an smaller image that I give it. The best example I can give is with this page from a stamp catalogue: I would give the ...
2
votes
3answers
99 views

Windows Search Software that can search within files

I'm looking for a Windows search software that can search for a string of text within files. I would like the software to meet these requirements, Compatible with Windows 10 Supports ANSI encoding (...
1
vote
3answers
72 views

App to Search PDF contents / business intelligence

I'm with a task to deploy "something" capable of doing what Google does, but for PDFs. Could be something like "Google Desktop Search", but ideally the app would run on a server. Here's some ...
1
vote
3answers
63 views

Linux text editor with server-side search over SSH

I want a Linux programmer's text editor with the possibility to search in a directory on remote server over SSH (I assume that the editor should call grep on the remote host and parse grep output.) ...
1
vote
2answers
45 views

To search almost any file based on context on Windows

I would like to get a software recommendation for searching files on Windows with advanced search features. Since the Search bar of Windows 10 is pretty slow and is not able to identify files faster, ...
3
votes
0answers
33 views

Are there any good tools for applying searchable metadata tags to large documents?

I've googled this extensively, but there doesn't appear to be a common solution, or my keywords are inadequate. We have a few large PDFs on the order of a few thousand pages each that describe some ...
8
votes
2answers
110 views

App that allows me to do an in-app image search

Scenario: I am using Google Keep for notes. I took a photo of a product that I want to get in the future. However, I would prefer to use a better image than what I took, so I want to download an image ...
3
votes
0answers
1k views

I know there are websites which can help me find a cuddle friend. But is there any Android app which can help? [closed]

A note on safety If you want to meet a cuddle friend using any website or app — first, please read "How to Be Safe While Meeting People Online". My question If I want to find a new cuddle ...
0
votes
0answers
21 views

“Filter as you type” a large table (>100K rows)

I have a large table (>100K rows) that looks like this: Movie | Genres -------------------------------------------------- Inception | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi The Dark Knight ...