You can download FastFind for Visual Studio 2022 here PureDevSoftware.FastFind22
FastFind is a Visual Studio plugin that allows you to instantly find text in any solution file. FastFind's advanced pattern matching allows it to auto-update as you type, showing anything relevant, allowing you to jump instantly to the code.
FastFind also includes a fast jump to/from header files.
FastFind speeds up navigating around large projects.
Read more about FastFind and other PureDev Software products at www.puredevsoftware.com
You can change the key binding by going into the Visual Studio Tools Menu -> Options. Select Environment -> General -> Keyboard. Type 'FastFind' into the 'Show Commands Containing..." box.". You can then assign FastFind to whatever key that you wish.
Find in Solution
Open Files From Disk
Opening a solution file:
End your search with WORD to match only full words.
End your search with CASE perform a case sensitive match.
Find text in files that match the path pattern
NOT IN operator
Find text in files that do not match the path pattern
Attempt to find a class definition
These can be changed in the Visual Studio Key bindings
FastFind control keys
The first time you open a solution it might take a while to scan all of the source files. This will only happen the first time the solution is opened.
To open the settings int he fastfind window click on the cog to the right. Click again to close.
Pressing down in the text box when it is empty will show you old searches.
FastFind automatcally adds an implicit * wildcard to the start and end of the search string (eg *MyVariable*, so there is never any need to add your own.
FastFind will only scan files whos extensions match those that are set in the settings. If you add a new extension in the fastfind window that is not in the settings it will be automatically added to the settings and the solution will the re-scanned.
FastFind will only show solution files that have already been opened normally. When you open a solution fastfind will remember it and show it in the search results.