How do I find files based part of filename?

Discussion in 'Mac Basics and Help' started by Jingol, Dec 30, 2014.

  1. Jingol macrumors member

    Nov 22, 2012

    I want find any file that contain “EAT"

    I expect see in result :
    Browbeat, Reattack, Feather, Greaten, Repeating, Eat, Weathercock, ......

    If type Eat spotlight search any filename start with eat

    What must type in spotlight search filed?

    MacBook Pro, OS X Yosemite
  2. Fishrrman macrumors G5


    Feb 20, 2009
  3. macrumors member

    Jun 28, 2013
    Use Finder window (cmd-F) for search (or click on last item in Spotlight window). Choose “Name” and “Contains” + write your text "eat" to next search field. Be sure top right Search field in toolbar is blank.

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  4. Jingol thread starter macrumors member

    Nov 22, 2012
    thanks dear

    its solution

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