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http://www.linuxquestions.org – I tried searching for files in documents: joe@Debian:~/documents$ find -iname *.odt ./canadian-public-holidays.odt I then moved to the work_search directory which is located in documents: cd work_search joe@Debian:~/documents/work_search$ joe@Debian:~/documents/work_search$ find -iname *.odt Find finds more .odt files in the subdirectories. ./search/applications/sent/2009/7.13.bindery/2009.07.13.asap-print-depot-attach.odt ./search/applications/sent/2009/7.13.bindery/2009.07.13.all-canadian-printing-attach.odt ./s (HowTos)