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Proven to increase productivity by over 42%

The power of Find it EZ lies in its ability to search all four main components of any application:

  • Programming language source code - support for all major languages including Java, C#, C/C++, PHP, Ruby and more
  • Relational and Cloud Databases - schema definitions, constraints, indexes, relationships, views, procedures, triggers, functions and table data
  • Business Intelligence Reports - support for binary Crystal Reports RPT files, SAP Dashboards, Oracle Reports, and Microsoft SSRS
  • Documentation & Files - application logs, XML and delimited text, Adobe PDF, MS Office documents, Excel fomulas and data connections

Complete change impact analysis to search, compare and document your entire source code stack in a single, integrated package.

  • What can it search?
    Pro DesktopPro Server365 Enterprise
    Pro Desktop
    Pro Server
    365 Enterprise
    Business Intelligence Reports
    Crystal Reports ( versions 4 through 2016 )
    Report Information ( author, version, etc. )
    Input Parameters
    Database Connection Properties
    Data Definition Formulas
    Table Locations ( Tables, Views, Procedures, SELECT statements )
    Dynamic Table Join statements
    SQL Expressions
    SQL Commands
    Report Objects ( eg: Database, Formulas, Running Total Fields )
    Sub Reports and Links
    Record Selection, Sorting and Grouping Formulas/Attributes
    Text field contents
    Saved report data
    Pictures and Blog Images
    Lines and Boxes ( start, span and ending sections )
    Oracle Reports ( xml )
    User Parameters
    Placeholder Columns
    Summary Columns
    Data Links
    Data Model (Database connection, SQL queries, SELECT statements)
    Groups
    Program Units
    Frames ( Page Layout/Margins )
    Formulas
    Web Source
    SAP Dashboards ( Xcelsius )
    Embedded Excel spreadsheet models ( formulas and cell data )
    Bindings/Properties used in controls
    SQL Server Reporting Services ( SSRS )
    Report Info (Author/Description)
    Data Sources and Database Connections
    Datasets and Shared Datasets
    Report Parameters
    Charts, Maps and Guage Panels
    Classes and Variables
    Rectangles, Text Boxes and Text Box Contents
    Code Modules, Custom Properties and Custom Code
    Images and Embedded Images
    Tablixes and Subreports
    Create BI reports database object cross references
    Bulk extract all datasource/SQL code from BI Reports
    Automatically generate detailed BI report library documentation
    Databases
    Cloud Databases
    Amazon RDS for MySQL, PostgreSQL, Oracle or SQL Server
    Google Cloud SQL
    SQL Azure
    Object Oriented Databases
    InterSystems Cache
    Relational Databases
    IBM DB2
    MySQL
    Oracle
    PostgreSQL
    SAP HANA
    SAP IQ
    SAP SQL Anywhere
    SAP Sybase ASE
    SQL Server
    Other Databases
    Access ( MDB only )
    ODBC ( schema and data only )
    Search Access queries
    Search table schema (columns, indexes & constraints)
    Search table data
    Search stored procedures
    Search views (including Materialized Views for Oracle)
    Search triggers
    Search user defined functions
    Search package specs &/or body (Oracle only)
    Search table types, data type specs &/or body
    Search Java source (Oracle only)
    Search sequences & synonyms
    Search domains and aliases
    Search events ( SAP IQ only )
    Connect to Enterprise Repositories
    Automated BI Report Schedulers
    SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) database
    SAP Business Objects BI Platform ( XI 3.x or BI 4.x )
    SAP Crystal Enterprise Server ( 2008 to 2016 )
    Version Control Systems:
    GIT
    Mercurial
    Visual Source Safe
    CVS
    Team Foundation Server
    Perforce
    Subversion
    Basic Search Features
    First time user search wizards
    Boolean operators with wildcards
    Search local and network paths simultaneously
    Include/exclude files by folder
    Include/exclude files in sub-folders
    Include/exclude individual files by name
    Exclude files by wildcard (at runtime)
    Advanced Features
    Save/re-use search expression history
    Save/re-use search options
    Save/re-use source locations, connections & scope settings
    Easily switch between saved settings by project/release/branch
    Advanced boolean expression builder
    Connect directly to/search relational databases
    Syntax aware code search of binary report files
    Search within results
    Search within archive (eg. zip) files
    Reduce false-postive search results
    Case sensitive matching
    Exact word matching
    Include/exclude individual database objects by name
    Include/exclude BI report content by page section
    Include/exclude BI report content by unique property
    Per user index for performance and security
    Use pre-indexed documents for improved performance
    Central index for team collaboration & scalability
    Scheduled offline index crawler updates
    Search software project meta data (author, last updated, etc.)
    Client-Server Architecture
    Import/manage users integrated with Active Directory
    Project based document security access
    Working with Results
    Search statistics ( items searched, matches found, by doc type )
    Save/Print HTML reports
    Export results to Excel
    Preview highlighted matches in full context
    Database table data viewer
    Spreadsheet viewer
    Program source code editor integration
    SQL source code editor integration
    Show/hide results by document type
    Sorting/relevancy of results
    Remove false positive matches from results
    Global Refactoring ( Search & Replace )
    Bulk replace Crystal Report RPT file datasource connections
    Bulk replace/clear Crystal Report qualified tables names
    Bulk replace BOE BI database login information
    Bulk replace BOE BI recurring schedule login/passwords
    Bulk replace Crystal datasource connections in BOE BI platform
    Bulk replace datasource connections in Crystal Server
    Compare (Diff)
    Compare database schema versions
    Compare databases accross types (eg: MySQL vs SQL Server)
    Compare databases SQL code (procedures, views, triggers)
    Compare file versions (match by name)
    Compare different files (custom mappings)
    Compare accross database objects (eg procedures to views)
    Compare database objects to SQL script files
    View and export lists (equal, changed, new source/target)
    View and export side-by-side highlighted diff details
    Team Collaboration Features
    Mark each result / task completed
    Export tasks to MS Project
    Annotate individual results (add task instructions)
    Save all or a subset of selected results (with annotations)
    Distribute, open, re-use saved result packages
    Share FinditEZ project settings
    Programming Language Files
    Syntax aware search by language
    Add custom file type extensions to be searched
    Ignore comments filter
    Search comments only filter
    Search outside package/solution scope
    Expand scope to search across multiple packages/solutions
    Documents and Data files
    Adobe PDF documents
    Search application logs
    Search application config settings
    Search XML and delimited text data files
    Microsoft Word
    Microsoft Excel (formulas, cell data or datasource properties)
    MS Query / Microsoft Office data connection files (odc iqy dqy)
    Compatibility ( Installation & Requirements )
    Direct opening of files with external editor of choice
    Windows Desktop ( any version that can run .net 4.5 )
    Windows Server ( any version that can run .net 4.5 )
    Citrix Xen Server (multi-user central host)
    Windows Server (multi-user central host via RDP)
    Windows Client & Server (64-bit)
    Citrix XEN Server package ( preconfigured with Windows Server )
    Microsoft Hyper-V image ( preconfigured with Windows Server )
    VMware V-Sphere OVF/OVA package ( preconfig w/Windows Server )
    Hardware Appliance version ( with Management Client )
    Install Time1 to 2 mins1 to 2 mins1 - 2 mins
    First Run Configuration Time1 to 2 mins1 to 2 mins2 - 5 mins
    Vendor SupportOptional after yr 1Optional after yr 1Included/unlimited
  • Screenshots

    Customizable Main Application Window

    • Fresh new look and customization options for a clean, uncluttered interface
    • Show/hide search result Matches columns (right-click for many other context sensitive options)
    • Left and right panels slide and pin to the sides for maximum interactive checklist workspace
    • Use View->Source Items to limit source items displayed - only see what you use in your workplace
    • Use Tools->User Options to customize your Find it EZ interface


    Compare Databases, Reports, Program Files and Documents

    • Compare versions of any and all database objects, reports or project documents
    • Highlighted Diff viewer to drill down and analyze results
    • Export lists or color highlighted details to HTML and spreadsheets


    Canned Reports & Documentation Wizards

    • Instantly generate a number of project documents using the Reports menu
    • Output formats include HTML, TXT and CSV spreadsheets
    • Where applicable, one-to-one files are produced using the original source filename with an optional prefix
    • See sample Crystal Reports documentation


    Search Assistant Wizard

    • Enhanced speed and now supports searching multiple MS Access MDB databases with the Search Assistant
    • Auto-launches on start-up for first time users or click on Search Assistant button to begin any search


    Expression Builder Wizards

    • Enter your search term(s), including database object names, data text, variable names or code snippets in the Find textbox
    • Click on the Expression Builder button to the right for help and syntax examples when building your expressions
    • By-pass the Search Assistant for configuring advanced filtering options or entering more complex expressions directly, then click Search


    SQL Database Connection Settings

    • Connect to any database, anywhere, on any supported platform
    • Choose authentication methods where supported by the target RDBMS
    • Limit your search to one or more Schema or Owner objects to expedite your searches and reduce false positives
    • Select which database items you wish to scan, including table data!
    • Set your preferred IDE to work with results interactively when you double-click to open a match in the main Results panel


    Source Item Settings

    • Configure advanced object selection & filters by right-clicking individual Source Items or the Project->Settings menu
    • Optionally choose to scan only a subset of items to speed up your searches and reduce false positives
    • Note: Source Items that are filtered will have a to indicate when you are not searching all possible target objects


    Interactively Working With Results

    • Left-click on any Results item to quickly preview matches in the Details panel
    • Right-click for a context sensitive menu to work with individual results. Remove false positives or items already completed, add objects to the search expression, etc.
    • Double-click to open the match in your selected editor, or select View Source where available to use built in viewers for a full context preview
    • When you Open Source for database table data matches in the Results panel, a SQL SELECT statement is automatically generated to execute in your selected Query Editor
    • Double-clicking on an item in the Details panel will automatically launch the associated built-in Find it EZ viewer (code, data grid or spreadsheet)


    Team Collaboration - Annotations

    • Add, view, edit, save and export Annotations linked to individual search result item.
    • Items with an annotation are highlighted by a clipboard icon
    • Use annotations to provide detailed instructions to team members or to add your own abeyance status hints while working interactively over a period of days with a Find it EZ search results checklist.


    Built-in Code and Data Viewers

    • Left-click on any Results item, select View Source to use built in viewers for a full context preview
    • Double-clicking on an item in the Details panel will automatically launch the associated built-in Find it EZ viewer (source code, database data grid or spreadsheet)
    • The Source Code Viewer highlights matches in yellow, while providing syntax highlighting of source code
    • The Spreadsheet Viewer is tabbed for each worksheet, and provides both data and formula content previews


    Save, Export, Distribute and Open Previous Search Results

    • Use the File menu to Save, Open and Export search results in various formats
    • Output formats include HTML, TXT or CSV spreadsheets
    • Export tasks directly to MS Project
    • Search within results

  • Release info
    • Code Search Pro Desktop
      Release 17.1.24 ( Jun 13, 2017 )    Free Trial

      What's new in the latest release:

      • **NEW** Added the option to select indexing of Excel "Cell Data", "Formulas", "Connection info". By searching only database "Connection info", performance is drastically improved expecially in large documents.
      • **NEW** Added BI Title and Description to the report listing report.
      • **NEW** Added support for Microsoft SQL Server Agent jobs.
      • **NEW** Added support for Microsoft SQL Server 2017 on both Microsoft and Linux systems.
      • **NEW** Added the ability to export the report definition to XML format.
      • **NEW** Added Crystal Reports field format, data type & length info for search & report definitions.
      • **NEW** Change Crystal Reports data source connections using JDBC ( support for SQL Server 2005+ driver ).
      • Enhanced error handling, logging and self-healing for corrupt indexed documents.
      • Auto-filtering file locations based on selected file types in all documentation and extract wizards.
      • Standardized contents of database and column cross reference reports so that extracted results can be merged.
      • Fixed a bug in the Column Cross reference report that listed matches in the wrong section.
      • Fixed a bug where scanning table definitions would fail due to a timeout on SQL Server 2014 Epic clarity databases.
      • Fixed a bug where clicking through wizards too fast could cause Find it EZ to crash.
      • Fixed a bug in CSS parsing where comments where not being processed properly.
      • Fixed a bug where block comments were not being detected correctly.
      • Fixed a bug where the error list was coming up while printing or exporting search results.

      Full release notesFull Release Notes

      Buy now starting @ $369 per user ( includes 1 year software assurance & unlimited free support plan )

      Product Roadmap

      New features that have been requested and are currently under development include:

      • Add support for desktop editions of Tableau, Qlik, Power BI.
      • Add support for field, database and parameter formatting, data type and length info to Oracle and SSRS reports.
      • Add support for database scheduled jobs in Oracle, DB2, MySQL, PostgreSQL, Sybase ASE and InterSystems Cache.
      • Add support for generic OLE DB databases, Informix and SQLite databases.
      • Add support for MS Access ACCDB ( 2007 + ) databases.

      Have any other specific needs? Send your ideas or requests directly to our development team.


      Latest Detailed Release Notes

      No beta releases notes are available at this time.

    • Code Search Pro Server
      Release 17.1.24 ( Jun 13, 2017 )    Free Trial

      What's new in the latest release:

      • **NEW** Added the option to select indexing of Excel "Cell Data", "Formulas", "Connection info". By searching only database "Connection info", performance is drastically improved expecially in large documents.
      • **NEW** Added BI Title and Description to the report listing report.
      • **NEW** Added support for Microsoft SQL Server Agent jobs.
      • **NEW** Added support for Microsoft SQL Server 2017 on both Microsoft and Linux systems.
      • **NEW** Added the ability to export the report definition to XML format.
      • **NEW** Added Crystal Reports field format, data type & length info for search & report definitions.
      • **NEW** Change Crystal Reports data source connections using JDBC ( support for SQL Server 2005+ driver ).
      • Enhanced error handling, logging and self-healing for corrupt indexed documents.
      • Auto-filtering file locations based on selected file types in all documentation and extract wizards.
      • Standardized contents of database and column cross reference reports so that extracted results can be merged.
      • Fixed a bug in the Column Cross reference report that listed matches in the wrong section.
      • Fixed a bug where scanning table definitions would fail due to a timeout on SQL Server 2014 Epic clarity databases.
      • Fixed a bug where clicking through wizards too fast could cause Find it EZ to crash.
      • Fixed a bug in CSS parsing where comments where not being processed properly.
      • Fixed a bug where block comments were not being detected correctly.

      Full release notesFull Release Notes

      Buy now starting @ $2499 for 5 concurrent users ( includes 1 year upgrade protection & support plan )

      Product Roadmap

      New features that have been requested and are currently under development include:

      • Add support for desktop editions of Tableau, Qlik, Power BI.
      • Add support for field, database and parameter formatting, data type and length info to Oracle and SSRS reports.
      • Add support for database scheduled jobs in Oracle, DB2, MySQL, PostgreSQL, Sybase ASE and InterSystems Cache.
      • Add support for generic OLE DB databases, Informix and SQLite databases.
      • Add support for MS Access ACCDB ( 2007 + ) databases.

      Have any other specific needs? Send your ideas or requests directly to our development team.


      Release Notes

      No beta releases notes are available at this time.

    • Dev Surge 365 Enterprise
      Release 17.1.24 ( Jun 13, 2017 )    Free Trial

      What's new in the latest release:

      • **NEW** Added the option to select indexing of Excel "Cell Data", "Formulas", "Connection info". By searching only database "Connection info", performance is drastically improved expecially in large documents.
      • **NEW** Added BI Title and Description to the report listing report.
      • **NEW** Added new SAP Business Objects or Crystal Server report that lists all users and the security group they belong to.
      • **NEW** Added support for Microsoft SQL Server Agent jobs.
      • **NEW** Added support for Microsoft SQL Server 2017 on both Microsoft and Linux systems.
      • **NEW** Added the ability to export the report definition to XML format.
      • **NEW** Added Crystal Reports field format, data type & length info for search & report definitions.
      • **NEW** Change Crystal Reports data source connections using JDBC ( support for SQL Server 2005+ driver ).
      • Enhanced error handling, logging and self-healing for corrupt indexed documents.
      • Auto-filtering file locations based on selected file types in all documentation and extract wizards.
      • Standardized contents of database and column cross reference reports so that extracted results can be merged.
      • Fixed a bug in the Column Cross reference report that listed matches in the wrong section.
      • Fixed a bug where scanning table definitions would fail due to a timeout on SQL Server 2014 Epic clarity databases.
      • Fixed a bug where clicking through wizards too fast could cause Find it EZ to crash.
      • Fixed a bug in CSS parsing where comments where not being processed properly.
      • Fixed a bug where block comments were not being detected correctly.
      • Fixed a bug where the error list was coming up while printing or exporting search results.
      • Fixed a bug that could cause the SAP Scheduling report to fail if a schedule has an invalid date.
      • Fixed a bug where the BI Report information was not being included in the Report Definition.

      Full release notesFull Release Notes

      Starting @ $468 per user ( includes 1 year software assurance & unlimited free support plan )

      Product Roadmap

      New features that have been requested and are currently under development include:

      • Add support for data dictionaries and ETLs including SSIS, SSAS, SAP BOE Universes.
      • Add support for Tableau, Qlik, Power BI, Webi ( Web Intelligence ), IBM Cognos.
      • Add support for field, database and parameter formatting, data type and length info to Oracle and SSRS reports.
      • Add support for database scheduled jobs in Oracle, DB2, MySQL, PostgreSQL, Sybase ASE and InterSystems Cache.
      • Add support for generic OLE DB databases, Informix and SQLite databases.
      • Add support for MS Access ACCDB ( 2007 + ) databases.
      • New "Sequential Words" search patterns ... find the word "this" followed by "that" within "x" words.

      Have any other specific needs? Send your ideas or requests directly to our development team.


      Latest Detailed Release Notes
    • Dev Surge 365 Ultimate

      Second Quarter 2017

      Dev Surge 365 Ultimate
      • All the features of Dev Surge 365 Enterprise plus hardware level improved scalability.
      • Designed for medium to large teams.
      • Client-Server architecture for maximum scalability and team collaboration features.
      • Share projects, search results, annotations and interactive to-do lists.
      • Interactive dependency diagrams across software layers and languages.
      • Global refactoring including:
        • Convert embedded SQL code in any programming source file to database views, procedures or functions.
        • Smart rename database objects
        • Synchronize database objects after compare wizard
      • Produce fully-automated, accurate change estimate documents

      * Features and specs subject to change.

      We are now accepting pre-orders starting @ $29 per month/per user ( includes upgrade protection & unlimited priority support plan )

    • Community Edition
      Release 17.0.5 ( Sept 30, 2016 )

      What's new in the latest release:

      • *NEW* Updated to use the latest index and UI changes from Find it EZ Code Search
      • *NEW* support for MySQL and PostgreSQL.
      • *NEW* support for cloud databases Google Cloud SQL and Amazon RDS for PostgreSQL.
      • Enhanced support for Wildcard search ... all filter options now enabled.
      • Performance tuned 2017 release

      Full release notesFull Release Notes

      Free to download and Free to use!

      Latest Detailed Release Notes

      No beta releases notes are available at this time.

  • Pricing
    • Pro Desktop 1 Named User Prices
      Find it EZ Code Search Pro Desktop

      For individual users managing change on local and network file systems. Search and Document your source code stack including underlying databases Oracle, SQL Server, MySQL, DB2, PostgreSQL and more.

      Pro Desktop Edition     Free Trial
      Price Per User*
      Service Plan
      Total Cost
      Includes 1 year software assurance
      $369
      included free
      Includes 2 years software assurance
      $369
      $94 - save 5% per user
      Includes 3 year software assurance
      $369
      $178 - save 10% per user

      * Volume discounts available for 5 and 10 user packs at 10% and 20% off respectively. 90 day term licenses also available for only $99.

    • Pro Server 5 CAL Prices
      Find it EZ Code Search Pro Server

      Specially designed for small teams and virtual desktop network environments hosted on Citrix Xen or Microsoft Terminal Server. Search and Document your source code stack including underlying databases Oracle, SQL Server, MySQL, DB2, PostgreSQL and more.

      Pro Server Edition     Free Trial
      Price*
      Service Plan
      Total Cost
      Includes 1 year software assurance
      $2499 for 5 CAL pack
      included free
      Includes 2 years software assurance
      $2499
      $475 - save 5% per 5 CAL pack
      Includes 3 year software assurance
      $2499
      $899 - save 10% per 5 CAL pack

      * Only available in 5 Concurrent Access License packs, supports up to an average of 12 users per pack. Estimated cost per user starting from just $208.25

    • 365 Enterprise 1 Named User Prices
      Find it EZ Dev Surge 365 Enterprise

      Integrated support for SAP BI Platforms and version control systems Git, SubVersion, Visual SourceSafe and Team Foundation Server. Search, Compare and Document your source code stack including underlying databases Oracle, SQL Server, MySQL, DB2, PostgreSQL and more.

      365 Enterprise Edition     Free Trial
      Price Per User*
      Service Plan
      Total Cost
      Includes 1 year software assurance
      $468
      included free
      Includes 2 years software assurance
      $468
      $444 - save 5% per user
      Includes 3 year software assurance
      $468
      $832 - save 10% per user

      * Volume discounts available for 5 and 10 user packs at 10% and 20% off respectively.

    • ... or download a full pricelist.

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