Software to search thru PDF files?

D.K. dk at
Wed Nov 17 11:22:08 EST 2004

On Wed, 17 Nov 2004 02:59:59 GMT, atikhono <atik21 at> wrote:

>Hi all,
>Few month ago I have went across a news on free software that can do 
>keyword search through PDF files. It was written by one "lazy"-genius 
>postdoc or grad.student who get lost in reprints/files.
>Does anyone have info or URL to get to this program?

I haven't heard of one. There are a bunch of paid programs that 
will do it but the Acrobat itself comes with Acrobat Catalog,
which does full text indexing and searching through PDF files. 
Sounds like exactky what you are looking for. 


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