Add search to your website, or CD-ROM/DVD with this free package - Windows Freeware.
The Zoom Search Engine is a free package that allows web developers to add an industrial-strength custom search to their website in a matter of minutes. It is an extremely easy-to-use application that requires no complicated server-side set-up procedures. It can also be used to create search engines for intranets, CDs and DVDs as well.
Zoom is capable of serving up to 300 queries a minute and it can index and search 1000s of web site domains in a single index. Developers who choose to upgrade to the Enterprise Edition will be able to index up to 1 million pages.
Zoom Search Engine Free 5.1.1011 11-Jan-08 English 3.1 MB
Features include: wildcard and exact phrase searching; Google-like context search results; Highlighted found words; spelling & synonym suggestions; exclusion/negative searches; display images/thumbnails in search results; prioritize recommended links for keywords/phrases; A9 and OpenSearch compatible XML/RSS output (CGI only); Sitemap generation (Yahoo and Google compatible); international language support; statistical graphs & reports.
Zoom allows searches into DOC, PDF, PPT, XLS, RTF and WPD files and is capable of indexing SWF and FlashPaper files. In addition, Zoom now supports indexing/searching of the meta-data in MP3 and various image file formats. See the Zoom website for a complete list of supported file formats.
The Zoom Search Engine will index files in either spider or offline mode. Indexing options include incremental index, simultaneous broken link detection, content filtering, flexible scanning and skipping options.
- Freeware Download from David Wren
- Win98, WinME, WinXP, Win2000, Win2003, WinVista
- Install and Uninstall
- Minor Update
- Changes since the last release: Added support for content type text/xml; updated ASP script to prevent problems on IIS servers; updated xml sitemap scheme header; minor bug fixes.
- Requirements: Windows computer for indexing, web server with PHP/ASP/JS/CGI support for search