October 22nd, 2001


Product Report: Windex Search

This is an off-site copy of the corresponding Product report page on the SearchTools.com website, and it is designed to allow you to comment on the product and/or the reporting. For more information about the topic of search and tools visit SearchTools.com where you can browse many articles, in-depth analysis and overviews of external resources.

Windex Search

Product In formation (English)

Platform: Java for Windows 95/98/NT/2000, Mac, Linux, Unix, etc.
Price: $790 for an Intranet, Web site, kiosk or up to 1,000 CD-ROM discs.


  • can work on CD-ROMs as well as web sites
  • indexes HTML, text, XML and PDF documents
  • multilingual indexing
  • allows admin to create search categories
  • multilingual design can handle accents, Japanese characters, etc.
  • fast search
  • natural language, key word and Boolean queries
  • French-language phonetic search
  • Java applet displays search results