View Full Version : [ubuntu] problems searching for files with Nautilus

September 23rd, 2008, 05:27 PM
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September 23rd, 2008, 07:17 PM
i have never got this to work properly in the file browser eg nautilus.

if you need to search for anything.

open terminal and type locate then filename

for example

"locate mypic.png"
or to find all files with certain extensions type "locate *.png"