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Find And List All Hidden Files Recursively

Recursively list all hidden files and directories on Linux/Unix

The basic syntax is as follows:

find /dir/to/search/ -name ".*" -print


find /dir/to/search/ -name ".*" -ls

OR search only hidden files:

find /dir/to/search/ -type f -iname ".*" -ls

OR search only hidden directories:

find /dir/to/search/ -type d -iname ".*" -ls


find /dir/to/search -path '*/.*' -print
find /dir/to/search -path '*/.*' -ls

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