PageZephyr Search

Do you need to search the text content of InDesign documents located on your computer? Maybe you are looking for that brochure you created years ago for that software convention. Wouldn’t it be nice if you could search for a term or phrase you know you used in the document? Maybe a nugget like “2010 Software Convention” and see a list of all of your InDesign CS through CC documents containing that phrase?Well then, you need PageZephyr Search! This Stand-Alone application for OS X allows you to search and view text from 1000′s of InDesign documents.

Seat Count:     Quantity: 
Seat Count is the number of systems a single License can be installed on. You may wish to purchase a single License to install on 5 seperate systems.

Quantity is the number of individual Licenses to purchase. You may wish to purchase 5 individual Licenses each to be installed on 1 system.

Choosing the Seat Count option is usually best, it allows for easier management of your License.
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$49 USD / €49 / £41 / $54 CAD

How it Works

Once installed PageZephyr Search will find and index all of your InDesign documents on your computer, making the documents searchable. Not only will you have the ability to search and view the text content from within our Stand-Alone application, you will also have the ability to quickly find the InDesign files you are looking for using Apples built in Finder Search.

Search and View Story Content in PageZephyr Search

Search and view results within the context of the InDesign documents text. The PageZephyr Search Stand-Alone application will give you quick and easy access to the story content of your InDesign files.Open PageZephyr Search and enter a word or phrase in the search input field. Files which contain that search word or phrase will be displayed in the left hand area of the window. Click any of the results to view the stories which contain the search term.

The application also gives you the ability to Open the document in InDesign, Show in Finder as well as Copy the story content right out of the window without having to open InDesign.

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Search InDesign Documents Through the Finder

Do quick simple specific InDesign searches through Apples Finder Search with PageZephyr Search.With the Finder selected go to the “File” menu and choose “Find” (?F). In the Search options choose “Name” “ends with” and enter “.indd”. Click the “+” and select “Contents” enter the word or phrase you would like to search for. Finder will now display the InDesign files which contain that word or phrase.

Search through Finder

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To get started with your demo, please submit the following form.Note: You must provide a valid e-mail address, as we will send the PageZephyr Search demo download link to that e-mail address.

Within minutes, we will send you an e-mail with your Free PageZephyr Search demo download link. Please click on the link, and your download will begin. Your demo will expire in 30 days.

Mac OS X

Mac OS X

  • Mac OS X 10.7 or higher
  • Apple Spotlight enabled on volumes to search
  • Internet connection to activate and register PageZephyr Search