Change history for DocFetcher


2017-01-11 08:22:32
Updated by billon

  • What's new: SeFeatures:[list][*]Polish GUI translation.[*]DocFetcher now ships with Windows launchers with up to 8 GB of memory. Note that more than 1 GB requires a 64-bit Java runtime.[*]Advanced settings:[list][*]Option for disabling the text preview. This is useful for searching the contents of very large text files;[*]New entry AllowIndexRenaming for hiding the “Rename Index” context menu entry in the Search Scope pane.[/list][/list]Changes:[list][*]The comments in the DocFetcher.bat file were printed in the command prompt.[/list]Bugfixes:[list][*]Crashes:[u[list][*]During startup saying “invalid sash weights”;[*]On certain CHM files;[*]On RTF files containing images;[*]IndexOutOfBoundsException;[*]NullPointerException during indexing;[*]When trying to rename a folder beneath an index (i.e. a top-level folder). Now the renaming operation is only enabled for indexes;[*]http://Undocfeer certain circumstcances wher.sourn cliceforge.net/wiki/doking on the bu.pttons in the toolbar above thp?e previd=chew pangelog.[/url]ist...


2017-01-11 08:12:24
Updated by billon

  • Version: v1.1.189
  • License: [url=https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eclipse_Public_License]Eclipse Public License[/url]
  • Synopsis: DocFetcher indexes your computer, making the contents of a wide variety of files instantly searchable. Selecting a search result shows a preview of the file with text highlighted and without formatting. You can filter results by location, file type, minimum and/or maximum filesize, and more. The program can index Microsoft Office, OpenOffice/LibreOffice, PDF, RTF, EPUB, HTML, and more formats from drives, external volumes, archive files, and Outlook .PST files.Cross-platform and functional on OS X and Linux.[b]Note:[/b] DocFetcher requires that you add folders/drives that you want to view before searching. See the "bBasic uUsage" section of the homepage for a few intro steps. When adding to the search scope, make sure to check "[i]Store relative paths if possible[/i]"
  • How to extract: Download the "portable" ZIP package and extract to a folder of your choice. Launch [i]DocFetcher.exe[/i].If you see a memory error (very rare): either reduce the size/number of files indexed, or do the following (64-bit users only):[list=1][*]In a text editor, edit [i]misc\DocFetcher.bat[/i] so that the last line reads [b]-Xmx4096m[/b][*]Move this file to the main folder[*]Save and launch [i]DocFetcher.bat[/i], ignoring [i]DocFetcher.exe[/i] from now on[/list]
  • Dependencies: Java Runtime Environment 1.7 or higher, see [url=https://www.portablefreeware.com/forums/viewtopic.php?p=29106#p29106]forum[/url] for use with Java Portable
  • Similar/alternative apps: [url=https://www.portablefreeware.com/index.php?id=1485]SearchMyFiles[/url]
  • Release date: 2016-07-2501-10
  • What's new: FSeeatures:[list][*]Indexes can now be named.[*]Improved OpenOffice/LibreOffice indexing and text preview.[*]Partial French translation of website.[*]Partial Japanese translation of GUI and manual.[/list]Bugfixes:[list][*]IndexOutOfBoundsException crash on some MS Office files.[*]If an index was added while all existing indexes were unchecked, results from the new index weren't shown until the unchecked indexes were reselected or the program was restarted.[*]In the previous version, DocFetcher could fill the desktop with hundreds of crash windows. Now the number of simultaneously shown crash windows is limited to 5.[/list]Changes:[[urlist][*]Increased the default width of htthe search fielp://d from 200 to 500 pixels. To set a different width, edit the Advanced Settings file.[*]The tabs on the indexing dialog now have a differenet look.[*]Rcheorganized th.source cfontents rge.net/wiki/dof tku.php?id=che Advanced Settings fiele.og[/urlist]


2016-08-16 00:55:42
Updated by webfork

  • How to extract: Download the portable ZIP package and extract to a folder of your choice. Launch [i]DocFetcher.exe[/i].Note that unusually large amounts oIf data can cause a memyoryu error (see the [url=http://docfetcher.sourceforge.net/wiki/doku.php?id=fe aq]FAQ[/url] for more infmory errorm (very rationre).: Eeither reduce the size/number of files indexed, or do the following (64-bit users only):[list=1][*]In a text editor, edit [i]misc\DocFetcher.bat[/i] so that the last line reads [b]-Xmx4096m[/b][*]Move this file to the main folder[*]Save and launch [i]DocFetcher.bat[/i], ignoring [i]DocFetcher.exe[/i] from now on[/list]


2016-08-16 00:55:04
Updated by webfork

  • How to extract:


2016-08-16 00:54:39
Updated by webfork

  • How to extract: Download the portable ZIP package and extract to a folder of your choice. Launch [i]DocFetcher.exe[/i].NOTE: iote that unusually large amounts of data can cause a memory error (see the [urare casel=http://docfetcher.s, aourceforge.n et/wiki/doku.php?id=faq]FAQ[/url] for more inusuformallytion). Either reduce the size/number of files indexed, or do the follarowinge amo(64-bit unt sers of data can cause a memory error. 64-bit users can do the followingly):[lisist=1][][*]In a text edito text editor, edit [i]misc\DocFetcheDocFetcher.bat[/i] so th thatt thee last line reads [b]-Xmx4096m[/b]6m[/b][*]Move thisove this filele to to thhe mainn foldelder[*]Save and launch [i]DocFetcherave and launch [i]DocFetcher.bat[/ii], igno ignoring [i]DocFetcher.exe[/i] from now on[/list]See the FAQfrom now (http:/on[/docfelistcher.sourceforge.net/wiki/doku.php?id=faq) for more information.]


2016-08-16 00:51:10
Updated by webfork

  • How to extract: Download the portable ZIP package and extract to a folder of your choice. Launch [i]DocFetcher.exe[/i].NOTE: in rare cases, an unusually large amount of data can cause a memory error. 64-bit users can do the following:[list=1][*]In a text editor, edit [i]misc\DocFetcher.bat[/i] so that the last line reads [b]-Xmx4096m[/b][*]Move this file to the main folder[*]Save and launch [i]DocFetcher.bat[/i], ignoring [i]DocFetcher.exe[/i] from now on[/list]See the FAQ (http://docfetcher.sourceforge.net/wiki/doku.php?id=faq) for more information.


2016-07-26 20:56:32
Updated by Checker

  • Size (in bytes): 5335921001873


2016-07-26 16:35:11
Updated by billon

  • Version: v1.1.178
  • Download URL: http://sourceforge.net/projects/docfetcher/files/docfetcher/1.1.17/docfetetcher-1.1.17-per.sourceforge.net/en/downloabled.ziphtml
  • Release date: 2016-027-125
  • What's new: Features:[list][*]DocFetcher is now available as a PortableApps application (still in beta): [url]http://portableapps.com/node/53747[/url].[*]Improved CHM support: Better text extraction, pagination during indexing and in the preview pane, and it now also works on 64-bit Java.[*]Indexes can now be named.[*]Improved MP3 support.[/list]Bugfixes:[list][*]Crash related to using relative paths in combination with netwoprk paths.[*]Crash on cved Opertain MS Office files when using a Java runtime older than 1.6.0 Update 18.[*]Crash during an index update caused by external changes to the index files.[*]Indexing crash “Warning: Usage of a local non-builtin name” on older Excel files.[*]Crash during indexing when trying to open files /Lin the “Errors” table that were already deleted.[*]Newly created Offolders sometimes did not show up in the Search Scope pane uintdexil the next program launchng and text preview.[*]When pressParting Ctrl+A and Ctrl+C on the result pane, not all Frentriesnch wetre canslation opif website.[*]Partial Japanese translation of GUI and manual.[/list]Chanlist]Bugefixes:[list]t][*]RIndexOutOfBoundsException crash on some MS Office files.[*]If an index was added while all existing isendexes were unchecked, results from the new index weren't shown until the unchecked indexes were reselected or thee program was requestarted.[*]In the previous version, DocFetcher could fill the desktop with hundreds of crash wirend miows. Now the niumber of simultaneously shown crash windows is limited to 5.[/list]Changes:[list][*]Increased the defaum.lt width of the search field from 200 to 500 pixels. To set a different width, edit the Advanced Settings file.[*]The tabs on the indexing dialog now have a different look.[*]Reorganized the contents of the Advanced Settings file.[/list]


2016-04-19 21:35:40
Updated by webfork

  • Synopsis: DocFetcher indexes your computer, making the contents of a wide variety of files instantly searchable.  Selecting a search result shows a preview of the file with text highlighted and without formatting. You can filter results by location, file type, minimum and/or maximum filesize, and more. The program can index Microsoft Office, OpenOffice/LibreOffice, PDF, RTF, EPUB, HTML, and more formats from drives, external volumes, archive files, and Outlook .PST files.Cross-platform and functional on OS X and Linux.[b]Note:[/b] DocFetcher requires that you add folders/drives that you want to view before searching. See the "basic usage" section of the homepage for a few intro steps. When adding to the search scope, make sure to check "[i]Store relative paths if possible[/i]"


2016-02-12 22:01:45
Updated by billon

  • Dependencies: Java Runtime Environment 1.6.07 or higher, see [url=http://www.portablefreeware.com/forums/viewtopic.php?p=29106#p29106]forum[/url] for use with Java Portable


2016-02-12 20:52:46
Updated by webfork

  • Synopsis: DocFetcher indexes the the contents of your coyour computer, making a long list of file types instantlyhe searchable.  A previontewnts pane shows f a text prwide variew of the file currently selected and all matches in the file are highlighted. You can filter results by file type, minimum and/or maximum ty of filesize, by location, and more. File typiles include Microsofnst Office, OpenOffice, PDF, EPUB, and HTML. The program can searctly search varible.  Selecty ofing ar searchi result shows a preview of the files, Outlook .PSTwith text highlighted and fwiles, regthout formatting. You can filter results by location, file type, minimum and/or maximum filesize, and more. The program car en index Microsoft Office, OpenOffice/LibreOffice, PDF, RTF, EPUB, HTML, and more formatssi fronm drives, and morexternal volumes, archive files, and Outlook .PST files.Cross-platform and functional on OS X and Linux.[b]Note:[/b] DocFetcher requires that you add folders/drives that you want to view before searching. See the "basic usage" section of the homepage for a few intro steps. When adding to the search scope, make sure to check "[i]Store relative paths if possible[/i]"
  • Keywords: doc fetcher dfetcher filefetch docfetch


2016-02-12 17:08:37
Updated by billon

  • Version: v1.1.167
  • System Requirement:
  • Download URL: http://sourceforge.net/projects/docfetcher/files/docfetcher/1.1.167/docfetcher-1.1.167-portable.zip/download
  • Release date: 2015-096-062-12
  • What's new: BugfiFeatures:[list][*]DocFetcher is now available as a PortableApps application (still in beta): [url]http://portableapps.com/node/53747[/url].[*]Improved CHM support: Better text extraction, pagination during indexing and in the preview pane, and it now also works on 64-bit Java.[*]Improvesd MP3 support.[/list]Bugfixes:[list][*]Crash related to using relative paths in combination with network paths.[*]Crash on certain MS Office files when using a Java runtime older than 1.6.0 Update 18.[*]Crash during an index update caused by external changes to the index files.[*]Indexing crash “Warning:[l Usage of a local non-builtin name” on older Excel filest][.[*]AssertionError cCrash during indexing when trying g to open files in tohe “Erebuildrors” an indtable that were already deleted.[*]Newly created folders sometimes did not show up in the Search Scope pane until the next program launch.[*]AsseWhen prtessionErrog Ctrl+A crash whend Ctext is beingrl+C on the resuloaded in the preview pane.[*]Asser, not all entrionErrores cwerash during indexing when the user deletes a folder that is about to bcopie indexedd.[*/list]NoSuchMChanges:[listhodError cr][*]Raish on MS Office files with Java versions oleder thane 1.6.0 Update 18.[*]AssertionError crash when deleting an quinredex that is about to be automatically nimupdatedm...[/list]


2015-09-19 18:22:58
Updated by webfork

  • Synopsis: DocFetcher indexes the the contents of your computer, making a long list of file types instantly searchable.  A preview pane shows a text preview of the file currently selected and all matches in the file are highlighted. You can filter results by file type, minimum and/or maximum filesize, by location, and more. File types include Microsoft Office, OpenOffice, PDF, EPUB, and HTML. The program can search variety of archive files, Outlook .PST files, regular expressions, and more.Cross-platform and functional on OS X and Linux.[b]Note:[/b] DocFetcher requires that you add folders/drives that you want to view before searching. See the "basic usage" section of the homepage for a few intro steps. When adding to the search scope, make sure to check "[i]Store relative paths if possible[/i]"


2015-09-07 18:15:12
Updated by Checker

  • Version: v1.1.156
  • Size (in bytes): 53321054901
  • Download URL: http://sourceforge.net/projects/docfetcher/files/docfetcher/1.1.156/docfetcher-1.1.156-portable.zip/download
  • Release date: 2015-089-2706
  • What's new: Bugfixes:[list][*]Tentative bugfix for long-standing AssertionError crash during indexing.[*]Fixed HTML encoding issues.[*]Fixed EPUB encoding issues.[*]Outlook PST file was not properly closed after indexing.[*]Crash while indexing cesertain MS Office files.[*]Reenabled GTK 2 fallback fonError crallsh Liwhenux distrying to rebutionsuild an index.[/list]Changes:[list][*]If aAssertionError crassh occurs during indwhen text is being, DlocFetcheraded in the preview pane.[*]Assertill onErrowr crash keepduring indexingxing when the user deletes a folder thant is about to be indexed.[*]NoSuchMethodError cralso th on MS Office filles whicth fi Java versions olde cr thaused then 1.6.0 Update 18.[*]AssertionError crash when deleting an index that is about to be automatically updated.[/list]


2015-08-28 17:29:10
Updated by Checker

  • Version: v1.1.145
  • Size (in bytes): 5331768120549
  • Download URL: http://sourceforge.net/projects/docfetcher/files/docfetcher/1.1.145/docfetcher-1.1.145-portable.zip/download
  • Release date: 2015-028-127
  • What's new: Features:[list][*]Added GUI translations for Greek, Spanish, Hungarian and Dutch. Updated French GUI translation.[/list]Bugfixes:[list][*]Fixed EPUB issues.[*]DocFetcher got stuck during indexing when trying to index a ZIP ugfile containing entries with absolute paths. (TrueZIP 7.7.5 -> 7.7.7)[*]Crash while indxexing PDF fis:[les containing unsupported annotations.[t][*]Installation of the JavTenta runtimve thbugfix for loungh DocFetch-standing Asser's Witiondows installeError cr was brokenh due to ring indexing.[*]Fixecd HTML ent chaodinge issues.[*]Fixed EPUB encoding iss in the Java runtime inuestaller.[*]On Linux, the GTK 2 fallbacook PST fis now only ue was not propedrly closed after indexin Ubuntug.[*]Crash with Unity desktop due to problem indexing certain MS Office files o.[*]Reen othabler d GTK 2 fallback for all Linux distributions.[/list]Changes:[listrib][*]If a crash occurs during indexing, DocFetcher will now keep indexing and also tell which file caused the crash.[/list]


2015-06-30 01:43:40
Updated by webfork

  • Synopsis: DocFetcher is a "desktop search" application that indexes the file contents of your computer and supports a long lindexes the the contents of your computer, making a long list of file types instantly searchableA A preview pane shows a text prreview pane shows af the file currently selectext-od and ally preview of the file currently selected in the search results, and all mmatches in the f in the file arere hhighliighted through. Yout thecan filte.r You can filter the results by fileresults by file type, minimumpe, minimum and/oror mmaximumimum filesiilesize, and by location.Supports searchingn, a varnd more. File types include Miecrosofty Office, OpenOffice, PDF, EPUB, and HTML. The program can search variety of archive files, e files, Outlook .PST files, riles, regular ear expressions, and more. Cross-platform and functional on OS X and Linux.[b]Note:[/b] DocFetcher requires that you add folders/drives that you want to view before searching. See the "basic usage" section of the homepage for a few intro steps.


2015-06-30 01:33:20
Updated by webfork

  • Synopsis: DocFetcher is a "desktop search" application that indexes the file contents of your computer and supports a long list of file types.  A preview pane shows a text-only preview of the file currently selected in the search results, and all matches in the file are highlighted throughout the file. You can filter the results by file type, minimum and/or maximum filesize, and by location.Supports searching a variety of archive files, Outlook .PST files, regular expressions, and more. Cross-platform and functional on OS X and Linux.[b]Note:[/b] DocFetcher requires that you add folders/drives that you want to view before searching. See the "basic usage" section of the homepage for a few intro steps.
  • Download URL: http://sourceforge.net/projects/docfetcher/files/docfetcher/1.1.14/docfetcher-1.1.14-portable.zip/download
  • Similar/alternative apps: [url=http://www.portablefreeware.com/index.php?id=1485]SearchMyFiles[/url]


2015-06-30 01:23:25
Updated by webfork

  • Synopsis: DocFetcher is a "desktop search" application that indexes the file contents of your computer and supports a long list of file types.  A preview pane shows a text-only preview of the file currently selected in the search results, and all matches in the file are highlighted throughout the file. You can filter the results by file type, minimum and/or maximum filesize, and by location.[b]Note:[/b] DocFetcher requires that you add folders/drives that you want to view before searching. See the "basic usage" section of the homepage for a few intro steps.


2015-02-18 16:34:26
Updated by Checker

  • What's new: Features:[list][*]Added GUI translations for Greek, Spanish, Hungarian and Dutch. Updated French GUI translation.[/list]Bugfixes:[list][*]Fixed EPUB issues.[*]DocFetcher got stuck during indexing when trying to index a ZIP file containing entries with absolute paths. (TrueZIP 7.7.5 -> 7.7.7)[*]Crash while indexing PDF files containing unsupported annotations.[*]Installation of the Java runtime through DocFetcher's Windows installer was broken due to recent changes in the Java runtime installer.[*]On Linux, the GTK 2 fallback is now only used on Ubuntu with Unity desktop due to problems on other distributions.[/list]


2015-02-18 16:32:39
Updated by Checker


    2015-02-18 16:30:32
    Updated by Checker

    • Version: v1.1.134
    • Size (in bytes): 533176895231
    • Release date: 2015-012-157
    • What's new: Features:[list][*]Added extraction of PDF annotations.[*]Selecting all results by pressing Ctrl+A.[*]Advanced setting: Text encoding override.[/list]Bugfixes:[list][*]Workaround for bug #899 and numerous similar reports: MergePoliy.MergeException crash during indexing.[*]Workaround for bug #874 and numerous similar reports: OutOfMemoryError crash during indexing.[*]Workaround for bug #880 and numerous similar reports: NullPointerException crash during indexing.[*]DocFetcher won't crash anymore when trying to load or save a folder tree that is too deep. GUInstead, only an error message will be shown.[*]Fixed some JPEG-related crashes (metadata-extracnslator 2.6.4 → 2.7.0).[*]Fixedons sfomr Greek, MS-Office-relapanish, Hungarian and Dutch. Updated French GUI translation.[/list]Bugfixes:[list][*]Fixed EPUB issues.[*]DocFetcher got stuck during indexing when trying to index a ZIP file containing entries with absolute pated crashes. (TrueZIPOI 3.10-FINAL 7.7.5 3.11 7.7.7).[*]Bug: If index updates and deletions have been disabled in the advanced settings, pressing the F5 and Delete keys crashed the program.[*]The DocFetcheCr.batsh fwhile caindexing PDF files now be launchontaining unsupported fr annotations.[*]Installation om f the Java directory ountsidme the prorough DocFetcher's Windows installer was broken due to recent cham foldnges in the Java runtime installer.[*]FiOn Linux, the GTK 2 fallback is now only used sloon Ubuntu with Unity desktop due to problems on other distributions...[/list]


    2015-01-17 15:49:29
    Updated by Checker

    • Release date: 20000-0015-001-15


    2015-01-15 17:44:17
    Updated by Checker

    • Synopsis: DocFetcher is a "desktop search" application that indexes the file contents of your computer and supports a long list of file types.  A preview pane shows a text-only preview of the file currently selected in the search results, and all matches in the file are highlighted throughout the file. You can filter the results by file type, minimum and/or maximum filesize, and by location.[b]Note that:[/b] DocFetcher requires that you add folders/drives that you want to view.


    2015-01-15 17:43:19
    Updated by Checker

    • Version: v1.1.123
    • Size (in bytes): 523742819523
    • What's new: [Features:[list][*]Added extraction of PDF annotations.[*]Selecting all results by pressing Ctrl+A.[*]Advanced setting: Text encoding override.[/list]Bugfixes:[list][*]Workaround for bug #899 and numerous similar reports: MergePoliy.MergeException crash during indexing.[*]Workaround for bug #874 and numerous similar reports: OutOfMemoryError crash during indexing.[*]Workaround for bug #880 and numerous similar reports: NullPointerException crash during indexing.[*]DocFetcher won't crash anymore when trying to load or save a folder tree that is too deep. Instead, only an error message will be shown.[*]Fixed some JPEG-related crashes (metadata-extract]201or 2.6.4 &#8594-; 2.7.09-25 -).[*]Fixed Dsome MS-OfficFetcher 1.1.12[*]Fee-relatued cres[list]ashes (POI 3.10-FINAL → 3.11).[*]AdBug: If index updates and deletions have been disabled in the advanceced settings, pressing the F5 and Delete keys crasethed ting:he Fprollow NTFS junctions and symlinks during indexing.[gram.[*]AdvanThe DocFetcher.bat filed settican ng: Disaow ble writilaungched from a directory toutside the e prrogram settings to disk.[/list][*]Bugfixes[list][*]Some MS Office files couldn't be indexed.[*]Bug #741: Crash on OpenOffice files containing no content.xml entryer.[*]The Analyzer setting in the advanced settings couldn't be changed.[/list][*]Changes[list][*]Upgraded POI library from 3.10 beta 1 to 3.10 FINAL, this should fiix some MS-Office-related bugs.[*]Upgraded java-libpst library from 0.7 to 0.8.1, this should fix some Outlook-related bugs.[/list][/slist]Full changelog atow [url]http://docfetcher.sourceforge.net/wiki/doku.php?id=changelog[/url]..


    2014-12-13 03:44:04
    Updated by webfork

    • Synopsis: DocFetcher is an Open Source "desktop search application: It allows you to searchktop search" application the at indexes the file contents of your computer and supports a long listents of files on e tyour computers.  A preview pane shows a text-only prereview of the filew pane shows currently selected in the search results. All matches in the fia text-only preview of the file currently selected in the search results, and all matches in the file are hre highliighted. Y throughou cant the filter the. You can filter the results results by my finimum ale type, minimum and/or m maximumm filesize, by file type and by lod by location.Note that DocFetetcher reher requiires that you add folders/drives that you crewate so-called indexes for the folders you want nt to search vinew.


    2014-12-08 00:51:25
    Updated by Midas

    • What's new: [list]2014-09-25 - DocFetcher 1.1.12[*]Features[list][*]Advanced setting: Follow NTFS junctions and symlinks during indexing.[*]Advanced setting: Disable writing the program settings to disk.[/list][*]Bugfixes[list][*]Some MS Office files couldn't be indexed.[*]Bug #741: Crash on OpenOffice files containing no content.xml entry.[*]The Analyzer setting in the advanced settings couldn't be changed.[/list][*]Changes[list][*]Upgraded POI library from 3.10 beta 1 to 3.10 FINAL, this should fix some MS-Office-related bugs.[*]Upgraded java-libpst library from 0.7 to 0.8.1, this should fix some Outlook-related bugs.[/list][/list]Full changelog at [url]http://docfetcher.sourceforge.net/wiki/doku.php?id=changelog[/url].


    2014-12-07 08:50:16
    Added by Emka