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How to find files by names which contains brackets?

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http://stackoverflow.com – I have files with names like this: level(basic)-[done]1.txt level(basic)-[done]1.pdf level(basic)-[done]1.doc I need to find all of them by name. find * -type f -name 'level(basic)-[done]1.*' This command doesn't work. How can i escape metacharacters? (HowTos)