Search all text files indexed by the windows search service right from visual studio. Install this addin, restart VS, and type control+comma; then type your search query in the search box.

Enables searching in files not part of the VS solution. In fact, you can start searching in the IDE without even opening a solution file.

Available in the visual studio gallery here

Extends NavigateTo (instant search) in Visual Studio with the ability to search all files indexed by the Windows Search Service.

Last edited Sep 8, 2014 at 4:10 AM by tcbhat, version 6