Online Searchable Document App and Word Text Search API Code

Develop powerful Java based Word document search engine software or utility application. Test online document text finder app for free.

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How to Search in Word Files Online using App

  1. Upload Word file to search by clicking inside the drop area or via drag and drop.
  2. Enter the search criteria by specifying the parameters.
  3. Click the “SEARCH” button to search Word.
  4. Download the searched Word to view instantly.

How to Search Word File via Java

  1. Install ‘Aspose.Words for Java’.
  2. Add a library reference (import the library) to your Java project.
  3. Open the source Word file using Document class.
  4. Set the FindReplaceOptions.
  5. Use the getRange().replace function to find and replace text.
  6. Call the ‘save()’ method to save the document passing an output filename.

Code example in Java to Search Text in Word Files


Develop Word File Search Application via Java

Need to develop a Word searchable software or utility? With Aspose.Words for Java a child API of Aspose.Total for Java, any developer can integrate the above API Java code to program text search across documents. Powerful Java library allows programmers to develop document search software solution that can support many popular formats including Word format.

Java library to Search Word File

System Requirements

  • Java SE 7 and more recent Java versions are supported.
  • Separate package for Java SE 6 in case one is obliged to use outdated JRE.
  • Java package is cross-platform and runs on all operating systems with JVM implementation.
  • Operating systems include Microsoft Windows, Linux, macOS, Android and iOS.

Fore more details about optional package dependencies, such as JogAmp JOGL, Harfbuzz font engine, Java Advanced Imaging JAI please refer to Product Documentation .


  • Can I use above Java code in my application?
    Yes, you are granted permission to download this code or duplicate it for the purpose of crafting Java-based applications specialized in text extraction and retrieval from various file types.
  • Is this document searchable App work only on Windows?
    You have the freedom to initiate searches from virtually any device, regardless of its operating system, be it Windows, Linux, Mac OS, or Android. All that's required is access to a contemporary web browser and a stable internet connection.
  • Is it safe to use the online app Word Document Search?
    Of course! The files generated as output through our service undergo an automated process of deletion from our servers within a time frame of 24 hours. As a result, the download links associated with these files will cease to remain functional after this specific 24-hour period has elapsed. This approach is implemented to ensure the secure and timely removal of your files from our server environment, safeguarding your data privacy
  • What browser should to use App?
    You can use popular web browsers like Google Chrome, Firefox, Opera, or Safari for online Word document searches. If you're building a desktop application, we suggest using the Aspose.Total Document Search API for efficient processing.

Explore File Search Options with Java

Search in DOC (Microsoft Word Binary Format)
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Search in ODS (OpenDocument Spreadsheet)
Search in ODT (OpenDocument Text File Format)
Search in PDF (Portable Document Format)
Search in PPT (PowerPoint Presentation)
Search in PPTX (Open XML presentation Format)
Search in XLS (Microsoft Excel Binary Format)
Search in XLSX (Open XML Workbook)