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FSearch – free and open source, fast file search utility focused on performance and advanced features for Linux


  • Instant search results (appear as you type);
  • Wildcard support;
  • RegEx support;
  • Filter support: only search for files, folders or all;
  • Quick sorting by file name, path, type, size or modification time;
  • It is possible to include or exclude certain folders (directories) for indexing;
  • It is possible to search for files using regular expressions, case sensitive, search in the path to the file/folder;
  • Customizable interface: show/hide: status bar, filter, search button;
  • Support for light and dark themes.

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The software FSearch is available for installation on Linux.

Installation methodOS
PPAUbuntu* 16.04/18.04/19.04/20.04, Linux Mint 18/19, Debian
FlatpakUbuntu, Linux Mint, Debian, Arch Linux, Fedora, CentOS, KDE Neon, openSUSE, elementary OS, Manjaro, Red Hat Enterprise Linux

*Ubuntu (GNOME), Kubuntu (KDE), Xubuntu (XFCE), Lubuntu (LXDE)

Install Software via PPA repository

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:christian-boxdoerfer/fsearch-stable
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install fsearch

Install Software via Flatpak package

flatpak install flathub io.github.cboxdoerfer.FSearch

Software Information

Language Interface:English, Russian, Deutsch, Spanish, French and others
Description version:0.1beta4
Developer:Christian Boxdörfer
Programming language:C
License:GPL v2
Software website:github.com/cboxdoerfer/fsearch

19.01.24: added new installation method: Flatpak.

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