On Aug 22, 2:22 am, Murray Eisenberg <mur...@math.umass.edu> wrote: > Do you perhaps refer to the Wolfram Notebook Indexer, which is an > indexing plug-in for Google Desktop? > > This utility has been shipping with Mathematica since at least 6.0 and > perhaps even since 5.2. The Mathematica installer offers to install it > after the main installation of Mathematica itself. If you didn't > install it then, you may be able to find it on your installation media. > > You can also find the plug-in by browsing to: > > http://desktop.google.com/plugins/c/index/search.html > > and then searching for it; however the version there is 1.1 beta, > whereas the one shipped with Mathematica 6 is version 2. > > Steve Gray wrote: > > I thought I saw an announcement of a search utility that would act > > like Google Desktop but for Mathematica files. I want to find what file > > references certain symbols without having to go through hundreds of > > files. I can't recall where I saw this or even if I already have it. > > Thanks for any tips. > > > Steve Gray > > -- > Murray Eisenberg mur...@math.umas= s.edu > Mathematics & Statistics Dept. > Lederle Graduate Research Tower phone 413 549-1020 (H) > University of Massachusetts 413 545-2859 (= W) > 710 North Pleasant Street fax 413 545-1801 > Amherst, MA 01003-9305
You can install it manually by going to the Preferences dialog, System tab, and clicking on Install Notebook Indexer.
Or you run the installer manually from here: $TopDirectory\SystemFiles \Search\$SystemID\setup.exe