With the fast evolution of technology, information search and retrieval must be fast and adequate. Annotape is an essential software for recording, scanning and transcribing audio, video, image files or text data. This information retrieval can be used for many things: for qualitative search, marketing, broadcast, journalism or sound archiving. It transforms your machine into a virtual recorder of audio and video files. The built-in database can manage up to 100 hours of video, sound, image and text. It has an indexing tool which allows a fast document search. The use of hotkeys allows a fast and easy handling.