HoudahSpot 4.2 – Advanced file-search tool.

HoudahSpot 4.2

HoudahSpot is an advanced file search utility based upon the powerful MacOS X Spotlight database.
Spotlight unleashed

  • Create detailed queries to pinpoint the exact file you need
  • Narrow down searches. Step by step, zero in on files
  • Save active queries for direct access to your favorite files
  • Set up templates for frequently performed searches

Your files at your fingertips

  • Keep frequently used files within reach
  • Retrieve the files you didn’t know you still had
  • Preview matches within text content
  • Copy results as tab-delimted values

What’s New

Version 4.2:

  • Text preview loads much faster; see text matches in context.
  • Grid view shows Finder tag colors next to file names and wraps long file names over two lines.
  • File name and path filters now accept the * as wildcard to match any number of characters.
  • File tagging shows which tags are applied to all or only to some of the selected files.
  • Fixed a bug that prevented disabled search criteria from being saved to templates.
  • Fixed a bug that prevented search for phrases containing double quotes.


OS X 10.10 or later , 64-bit processor


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