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Zoom Search Engine
Platform: Indexing requires Windows 95, 98, Me, NT 4, 2000 or XP. Searching
works with any server running PHP.
Price: Free (donations accepted)
Local file system indexing.
- Templates to customize search results page.
- Documentation in English and Spanish.
- New 10/2001:
- Stopwords list called "word skip".
- Page exclusion list.
- Uses special tag to exclude sections of web pages.
- Synonym list option.
- Queries with multiple search terms can require all terms matched (like a Boolean AND)
- Search logs with results.
Articles & Reviews
- Wrensoft Zoom -
Pick of the Day, 04/17/01 SlaighterHouse Reviews
Praises the search engine functionality, simplicity of the script.