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11-07-2003, 02:31 PM
Looking for searchpal was around in like 1997...distributed by altavista and grasp.com can't seem to find it anywhere?? help and TIA!


11-07-2003, 05:30 PM
Searchpal, 1996 Grasp Information

try this Freesearchpal
ftp://ftp.agt.net/pub/simtelnet/win95/web...eesearchpal.zip (ftp://ftp.agt.net/pub/simtelnet/win95/webbrows/freesearchpal.zip)

11-08-2003, 04:18 AM
Originally posted by ken@Nov 7 2003, 02:31 PM
can't seem to find it anywhere
Nor can I
<s>http://marketspace.altavista-software.com/English/VisionaryClub/content/images/searchpal.zip</s> dead
Email: <s>support@grasp.com</s> doesnt seem to be accepting mail
An application of similar vintage:
Use this Web-search program to gather information, then watch it group the results of your search, check for valid links, and remove irrelevant hits for you. It automatically merges your search results into an easy-to-use form.
File Size:2319KB
Price:Free trial; &#036;20 to keep
Operating System(s):Windows NT, Windows 95
Requirements:16mb RAM
http://www.pcworld.com/downloads/file_desc...fid,5157,00.asp (http://www.pcworld.com/downloads/file_description/0,fid,5157,00.asp)
Read> Programs from same era:
http://content.techweb.com/winmag/library/...rev0080.htm#top (http://content.techweb.com/winmag/library/1998/0501/rev0080.htm#top)
More moldies
Not free :(
recent release 15day trial similar application
Home> http://www.practisearch.com/
simple utility allows you to highlight any word or words on a web page, then click to do a Google search, or to get dictionary or thesaurus definitions. Fast 100K download.

CleverKeys is free software that provides instant access to definitions at Dictionary.com, synonyms at Thesaurus.com, and more from almost all Windows or Mac OS programs

Google Deskbar enables you to search with Google from any application
System Requirements: Windows 98/ME/2000/XP and Internet Explorer 5.5 or higher.

Could be a toolbar monster &#33;&#33;
This ultimate internet and desktop tool brings you 38 useful tools in one program&#33;&#33;

For Mac:
A simple background service to allow you to select text in (nearly) any application and press Shift-Apple-G to launch a Google search for that text. ... "
http://www.apple.com/downloads/macosx/inte...gleservice.html (http://www.apple.com/downloads/macosx/internet_utilities/searchgoogleservice.html)
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