Search on FTP-servers One thing — if you want to find on the Internet a list of links to Web resources , to use them to select the desired resource , and quite another — when you need a specific object : a multimedia file , e-book , software etc. To solve this problem, we recommend using a specially designed search engines , or the relevant modes of conventional search engines. For example , the search engine located at http://www.filesearch.ru, very effective for searching files. Its huge database is regularly updated , and the search is conducted among almost all Russian and several thousand foreign FTP- servers. A characteristic feature of the system is http://www.filesearch.ru what she is looking for is not on the web servers and web pages of content available there ( as it does most of the standard search engines ), and the names of files and folders — on FTP- servers. The trick here is the following: if for example you are looking for an application that is web server you will find a description of it (for example, as part of a review article , etc. ), but the distribution will help you find exactly http:/ / www.filesearch.ru. Note that the system can search for files to various formats : multimedia , graphics , sound , text , executables , archives, etc. General rules for dealing with http://www.filesearch.ru largely similar actions in other search engines. Another effective search mechanism is located at www.metabot.ru. It is also designed to search files — multimedia, graphics, etc. You need only the appropriate switch to select the appropriate search type , and keyboard to enter the desired request . Another effective file search engine that supports functions both simple and advanced search is available at http://ftpsearch.rambler.ru/db/ftpsearch. As you might guess , author and developer of this product is a well-known company Rambler (www.rambler.ru). Features of this system include search engine on the FTP-server files to various formats .