Search ENTIRE hd?

Discussion in 'macOS' started by chainprayer, Jan 11, 2009.

  1. chainprayer macrumors 6502a

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    Feb 10, 2008
    #1
    I am looking for a file that is not coming up in spotlight. How do I search every single folder on my hd? Is it possible to search hidden folders?

    Thanks! :)
     
  2. Trip.Tucker Guest

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    Mar 13, 2008
    #2
    Without changing your Spotlight settings, drop into Terminal and find / -iname '*filename*'
     

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