Universal Search Client

Universal Search Client (USC)

Is a ‘low cost per user’ search-only client alternative to dtSearch Web or dtSearch Network, available for Windows, macOS or Linux operating systems. USC requires the use of the Universal Search Server  and a dSearch end-user product installed on the network to create the indexes.


  • Scrolling Wordlist
  • Faceted search option
  • Stemming Language option
  • User Thesaurus option
  • Field search filters
  • PDF files are multi-color hit-highlighted without having to install other software.
  • Compatible with Database Indexer and 365 Indexer – can display PDF files cached in the index.
  • The user interface can be localised into any Unicode supported language.
  • Access is controlled by Active Directory.


The user interface is in English but users can edit an external file to translate all the visible text into any language supported by Unicode. Samples supplied as standard: Russian, French


30 Day Trial version:



  • Contact us if you want to take part in beta testing or want to be kept updated on this product.
  • Contact us with your requirements, these systems are a flexible alternative to dtSearch Network or dtSearch Web and can be customized to suit your exact needs. Pricing depends on number of endpoints and search clients, and may be more economic with sites of 50 of more end-users than dtSearch Desktop/Network. Unlike dtSearch Desktop or dtSearch Web the system does not require the separate install of Acrobat Reader and the dtSearch PDF Highlighter on each machine. The system is ideal for remote or hybrid working, users can use their own devices, be it a PC or mac laptop, each user can have the interface in their preferred language, they don’t need to store local copies of files to search, they can connect to endpoints via secure https connections to search servers hosted in the same building or anywhere in the world!

User Guide
(Coming soon!)