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Google Desktop Search is an application for both [[Windows]] and [[Mac OS X]] that allows the user to index and then search their local hard drives. These applications integrate with other Google tools such as searching the web and [[Gmail]].
  
An executable file is used to perform tasks according to encoded instructions. Executable files are sometimes also referred to as binaries which technically can be considered a sub class of executable files.
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By default, the Mac version caches content that can be recovered even after the original has been deleted.
  
There are multiple types of executables:
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Google Desktop will be discontinued as of September 14 2011 [http://googleblog.blogspot.com/2011/09/fall-spring-clean.html]
* Scripts
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* DOS, Windows
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== External Links ==
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== See Also ==
* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Executable Wikipedia: Executable]
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=== MZ, PE/COFF ===
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[[Windows Desktop Search]]
* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Portable_Executable Wikipedia: Portable Executable]
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* [https://googledrive.com/host/0B3fBvzttpiiSd1dKQVU0WGVESlU/Executable%20(EXE)%20file%20format.pdf MZ, PE-COFF executable file format (EXE)]
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== External Links ==
* [http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2013/Oct/157 The Internal of Reloc .text], Full Disclosure Mailing list, October 21, 2013
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== Tools ==
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* [http://desktop.google.com/ Official website]
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* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Google_Desktop Wikipedia entry on Google Desktop]
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* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_search_engines#Desktop_search_engines Wikipedia list of Desktop search engines]
  
=== MZ, PE/COFF ===
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[[Category:Desktop Search]]
* [https://code.google.com/p/pefile/ pefile], multi-platform Python module to read and work with Portable Executable (aka PE) files
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Google Desktop Search is an application for both Windows and Mac OS X that allows the user to index and then search their local hard drives. These applications integrate with other Google tools such as searching the web and Gmail.

By default, the Mac version caches content that can be recovered even after the original has been deleted.

Google Desktop will be discontinued as of September 14 2011 [1]

See Also

Windows Desktop Search

External Links