Have you ever been looking for a key phrase in a bunch of files, but you aren’t sure which file the phrase is in? If you do any sort of coding or computer admin work you may be familiar with this. So instead of manually opening up a list of 10 different .php files to search for the phrase “echo ‘I Am Awesome’;”, there is a program out there that allows you to specify a folder or a group of files that you can search instantly all with the click of a button. Now that I have let the anticipation build . . .
Introducing: Windows Grep
I’m sure you’ll find it useful. Just thought I’d let all of my fellow computer nerds out there know about this sweet addition to my arsenal.
This post is also a good source of information on grep.