how to find hidden files

Discussion in 'General Mac Discussion' started by goodtimes5, Nov 26, 2004.

  1. macrumors 6502a

    goodtimes5

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    #1
    Hidden files, where could they be?
     
  2. zim
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    zim

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    #2
    From the finder, do a Search (File > Find...).

    In the Find window set the Search for items whose:
    Select Visibility and invisible items

    Careful when playing with invisible files or else you will be creating a, I deleted x and now yada yada yada...
     
  3. macrumors 68020

    daveL

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    #3
    cd /;ls -alR

    Although, it really depends what you're looking for.
     

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