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And when one of those hosted services goes down, just as you are trying to generate the shiny new presentation for the new investors...

Access is nice. But putting all your eggs into the cloud isn't a good idea. And how the heck are you ever going to run grep on your google docs?




> And how the heck are you ever going to run grep on your google docs?

I hear Google have a pretty good solution for that


How the heck do you run grep on your Word docs?


You canuse, at least for older versions, catdoc.


Aren't newer Word docs (.docx) files just zipped XML files?

If grepping were a common enough need you could write a tool to unzip to tmp, grep, report locations. Or something. In any event having a local file opens up some options the cloud doesn't.


Well, I think the grep question is answered here, anyways: https://www.greplin.com/


greplin should be able to do this




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