Type of Program: Folder utility
Supported Platforms: Win9x/ME/NT/2000/XP
Company Name: Bytesmith
Installed Size: 1.10 Mb
The installation of FolderScavenger is easy and intuitive, you
can place the program files where you want.
I guess that your first thought might be why would they name a program
FolderScavenger? Well because that is what it does in a way. It is a program
that will easily give you a list of the contents of a folder about any way you
could possibly want it. In a really user friendly way too.
When you open FolderScavenger you are give a window in which you define what
aspects of a Folder you want to capture and in what format. You can even preview
the output before exporting it.
Here is what the people at Bytesmith say about the options:
FolderScavenger Pro makes it easy to print folder listings, or copy folder
listings to the clipboard and paste them into Word, Excel, or any Windows
application. It's easy to filter listings by file name, and to capture the
contents of subfolders. You can select the format for paths, file date and time
stamps, and many other aspects of the folder listings. FolderScavenger Pro lets
you specify if you want to capture the information as simple text,
comma-separated records, or tab-delimited data. By creating style templates, you
can turn folder lists into XML, HTML, or a number of custom text formats. You
can even convert directory listings into MySQL files.
There are two editions of FolderScavenger. The Free and the Professional. Here
is the difference:
The Free Edition offers basic functionality and can be used free of charge for
personal purposes. If you use FolderScavenger for business, government, or
professional purposes you should use the Professional Edition. Additionally to
all features of the Free Edition, the Professional Edition lets you:
Invoke programs of your choice on all files in a folder.
Get Song Title, Album and Artist information from mp3 files.
Save your frequently used configurations so you can easily reuse them at a later
Quickly print folder listings from the context menu just by choosing a printer.
Operate FolderScavenger in "No Questions Asked" manner, by just invoking
FolderScavenger from the context menu with the default configuration that you
Use powerful template based style to generate any kind of text as formatted
files like for instance html or xml.
Well if you are waiting for me to tell you the bad news about FolderScavenger
there isn't any. The price is certainly right, it is really easy to use, it has
lots of features and it has a really cool icon..
Ease of Installation:
Reviewed by Cadillac Jack