Every Monday, we'll show you how to do something new and simple with Apple's built-in command line application. You don't need any fancy software, or a knowledge of coding to do any of these. All you need is a keyboard to type 'em out!
Finding files and folders on the Mac became easier when Spotlight was introduced in OS X Tiger (10.4), but locating files through the command line can be a bit tricker. Fortunately, the find command is tailor made for tracking down files and folders on your system. You can even search for certain file types, allowing you to find HTML, Text, and other documents that you may have misplaced.
Continue reading to learn all about the find command and how you can put it to use in your own workflow.