# jfind

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# Description

The Windows platform does not provide a command line search program like the UNIX find command. This is a limited form of the Unix find command for the Windows platform. The format of the command is as:

jfind pathlist options

where option may be:

Option Description
-name pattern finds files whose name matches pattern
-print prints the pathname for files found
-type d f

# Example

jfind C:\MYDIR -name ".*AUSTIN.*" -print

This command is useful when used to pipe data to the jbackup command, e.g.

jfind C:\accounts -print | jbackup -f C:\my_backups\my_accounts.bak

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