i have tried both Windows Search and Google Desktop Search and found they are horrible, but then i found out the meaning of life, the universe and everything 😉
"Everything" is an administrative tool that locates files and folders by filename instantly for Windows.
Unlike Windows search "Everything" initially displays every file and folder on your computer (hence the name "Everything").
You type in a search filter to limit what files and folders are displayed.
Everything search engine
Locate files and folders by name instantly.
Small installation file
Clean and simple user interface
Quick file indexing
Minimal resource usage
Share files with others easily (HTTP & FTP)
download it at http://www.voidtools.com/
TeraCopy is also a excellent companion to everythng 😀