I've used Windows Desktop Search daily for about a year. It does a great job of searching numerous file types including .fm and .pdf files.
-----Original Message----- From: framers-bounces+jim.pinkham=voith....@lists.frameusers.com [mailto:framers-bounces+jim.pinkham=voith.com at lists.frameusers.com] On Behalf Of Shmuel Wolfson Sent: Wednesday, November 07, 2007 3:06 AM To: Techshoret; Framers Subject: FM Search Tools Does anyone have a recommendation of a free or cheap search tools that does a good job searching FM files? Regards, Shmuel Wolfson Scott Prentice wrote: > Hi Jim... > > A quick test shows me that the name of the referenced inset is visible > as plain text within the binary FM file (FM7.2). I can't say for sure > that this is 100% reliable, but I'll bet that it is. You should be > able to do a text search (using a reliable tool .. not the default > Windows Search) of the suspect inset host files using the filename of > the inset. > > The only other way I know of would be with an FDK plugin or > FrameScript that would crawl the directory structure, open each file > and look for the inset .. I don't think that such a plugin/script > exists, but it would be fairly simple to create. > > Good luck! > > ...scott > > Scott Prentice > Leximation, Inc. > www.leximation.com > +1.415.485.1892 > > > > Pinkham, Jim wrote: >> I've learned of an error in a text inset for one of our manuals. It >> poses the obvious question of how many other manuals may carry the >> same error. Is there a streamlined way to determine which manuals may >> contain a particular text inset -- short of opening all 62 books and >> running the archive plug-in on each? >> >> TIA, >> Jim >> >> >> >> >> > _______________________________________________ > > > You are currently subscribed to Framers as sbw at actcom.com. > > Send list messages to framers at lists.frameusers.com. > > To unsubscribe send a blank email to > framers-unsubscribe at lists.frameusers.com > or visit > http://lists.frameusers.com/mailman/options/framers/sbw%40actcom.com > > Send administrative questions to listadmin at frameusers.com. Visit > http://www.frameusers.com/ for more resources and info. > _______________________________________________ You are currently subscribed to Framers as jim.pinkham at voith.com. Send list messages to framers at lists.frameusers.com. To unsubscribe send a blank email to framers-unsubscribe at lists.frameusers.com or visit http://lists.frameusers.com/mailman/options/framers/jim.pinkham%40voith. com Send administrative questions to listadmin at frameusers.com. Visit http://www.frameusers.com/ for more resources and info.