Windows x64 only (Versions: Vista, Windows 7 , Windows 8)

Optional: Office 2010 or Office 2013 (If earlier versions of Office are installed the application may not work correctly)

Professional, Trustworthy, and Certified:

  • Automatic Updates
  • Clean: No obnoxious, irritating adware or bloatware.
  • Quick: Installs in seconds and uninstalls just as easily if you are not satisfied.
  • Certified: Windows Authenticode certified by Root Certificate Authority (Comodo) as a Trusted Publisher.

Comprehensive Indexing: (searches item names, subjects, and item contents)

(Note: While AIKIN is only currently certified for English language, we have added initial support for Chinese, Hiragana/Katakana, Hangul, Hebrew, Arabic, and various other European languages)

    Item Names

  • Files and Folders (Including Cloud Sync Directories like Dropbox, OneDrive, GoogleDrive, etc.)
  • Outlook: Email, Contacts, Notes, Tasks, Calendar Items, Archived Items
  • Web Favorites & Bookmarks: MS Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox

    Item Contents (Exact word/phrase + NEWFuzzy Content Search)

Quick Previews: Clicking on any item found will bring up an appropriate preview where supported.

Currently supported: Office documents, text, message, email, pdf, music, image, video, and other file types.

Indexing Control: Fine Control over which item types and locations are indexed.

Dynamic Work Surfaces:

Context Views: Shows the context of any item or search result, but hides topics and items that are not immediately relevant. Pin searched topics so they stay visible while you perform additional searches.

Sticky Work Surfaces: Surfaces that can contain information items and topics for quick reference and usage. The items can be custom ordered and the surfaces can be pinned or docked.

Quick Gestures: Quick access to context views and sticky work surfaces via quick gestures.


  • Advanced Pattern Recognition Search
  • Auto Suggest
  • Intelligent Auto Query
  • Noise Reduction
  • Virtual Browsing
  • Flat Directory Browsing
  • Quick Filters
  • History Tracking
  • Keywords
  • Bulk File Renaming
  • Playlist creation and editing for music files


Windows Vista (64Bit only), Windows 7 (64Bit Only), or Windows 8 (64Bit Only)

Microsoft Office and Outlook (2010 or 2013) are optional, but Outlook items will only be indexed if Outlook is installed. Also, previews of Office documents will not be visible if Office is not installed.