Download Lookeen Desktop Search


You can download and test Lookeen for free for 14 days. Only a few steps are necessary to get your Lookeen® Desktop Search download up and running – the following instructions will help you. Please be sure that your PC meets the the system requirements before starting the desktop search installation. For customers with a registered license of version 10 or older: Version 12 of Lookeen Desktop Search is an upgrade with costs. This new version requires a new Lookeen Desktop Search license. You’ll get a discount for your upgrade license here.

If your download hasn't already started, click here to start downloading Lookeen manually.

1 Download and launch “Lookeen.exe”

Launch Lookeen.exe when it’s finished downloading.

Lookeen Installation: Step 1

2 Give permission to install Lookeen

Click “Continue” or “Run” when the security messages appear.

Lookeen Installation: Step 2

3 Install Lookeen on your PC

Follow the steps in the Lookeen Installation wizard. If you choose to integrate into Outlook, simply select this option in the wizard. Lookeen is capable of searching all Outlook data and files.

Lookeen Installation: Step 3

4 Ready

You can use Lookeen even while it’s indexing. To launch and customize Lookeen, simply hit Ctrl + Ctrl, or open Outlook if you’ve selected Outlook integration. For the best search results, please wait for your data indexing to be completed.

Lookeen Installation: Step 4


IBM or a compatible Pentium® (700 MHz or higher), 512 MB RAM or higher, 100 MB hard disk space for installation, SVGA 800×600 with 256 colors (1024 x 768 with 16-Bit is recommended). Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7 or Microsoft Windows® Vista (Mobile versions of Windows OS are not supported) / .NET Framework 4.0 or later (Download here)


Microsoft Outlook 2021 / 2019 / 2016 / 2013 / 2010 / 2007 / 2003 and Office 365, Microsoft Exchange Server 2019 / 2016 / 2013 / 2010 / 2007 / 2003

Version History

Click here if you need an older version of the Lookeen Desktop Search download, and for the complete version history.

GPO integration

With the purchase of our Business or Enterprise Edition, certain features are unlocked to make it easier for you to manage multiple licenses.

Business Edition

With the Business Edition, you can perform an unattended installation and will receive a detailed GPO guide (with more than 60 setup commands, several examples of ADM files and Reg files, etc.). You can use it for license key distribution, or to centrally manage the setup of Lookeen options during rollout.

Enterprise Edition

The Enterprise Edition includes all the same features as the Business Edition (e.g. Group Policies), plus you have the ability to add your own external indices to the index.

Lookeen installation package as a ZIP file

Do you need to download Lookeen in a zip file? Click here to download

MSI File

If you need an MSI file for your installation, please contact us here.

FAQ & Support

If you have problems with the Lookeen Desktop Search download process, please read through our Installation Help page. If you have any further questions please have a search through the FAQs – If the answer to your question cannot be found there, please do not hesitate to contact our support team.

Our End User License Agreement

Here you can view or download the End User License Agreement.