Quickly Search File From Command Prompt In Windows

First open command promt

Enter the following command at the command prompt screen.

dir <drive letter> /s /b | find “<file name to be searched>”

For example, We wanted to search for a file named ‘mdi.chm’ in C: drive, we enter the following command,

dir C: /s /b | find “mdi.chm”

As you can see from the screenshot,

We quickly located the file we wanted.

Note: That the above search was non-indexed.

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