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Chapter 2. Using the Finder > Searching for and Locating Files

2.5. Searching for and Locating Files

Mac OS X gives you five ways to find files—two easy-to-use methods through the Finder, and three more as Unix commands you can invoke through the Terminal.

2.5.1. Searching from the Finder

As shown earlier in Figure 2-1, the Finder's toolbar sports a Search field, which was added to the Finder in Mac OS X 10.2 (Jaguar), replacing Sherlock's old system search functionality. The Search field in Panther has been enhanced to allow you to search in the following places:


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