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Removing folders with specific name/part

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http://www.unix.com – Hi, I need a way to remove all folders that contain "Quick" in their names in a directory called /var/tmp... However all attemps I have tried won't work. :wall: I so far tried Code: find /var/tmp -type d -name "Quick" |  sudo xargs rm -rf find . -name "Quicklook" -exec rm -rf {} \; find . -name Quick -print0 | xargs -0 rm -rf none worked, the folder remained Thanks for any answer in advance (HowTos)