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graphical front-end for the linux find command

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graphical interface for the powerful command find


pip install qtfind

To avoid running the app from the command line, you need to add it to your apps menu:

  • Download this script
  • Open the terminal and cd to the location of
  • run: chmod u+x
  • run: ./

Head to your apps menu, type qtfind or you can find it under Accessories.


:mag: QtFind is a graphical interface for the powerful command find.

:mag: QtFind is designed with new comers to linux in mind.

:mag: QtFind also reveals the full command of the selected combination.

:mag: QtFind is made with PyQt5

from the man page

GNU find searches the directory tree rooted at each given file name by evaluating the given expression from left to right, according to the rules of precedence.


This program comes with absolutely no warranty. See the GNU General Public Licence, version 3 or later for details.


  • Default and dark (4 tones) themes
  • Show/Copy constructed command
  • Interrupt search
  • Most of find options available (refer to man find for more information)

Report a bug


Dark theme (tone: green):

dark theme

Default theme:

default theme


  • 1.0.3:
    • Added About Qt
    • Minor changes
  • 1.0.2:
    • Fixed issue saving settings in different Linux distros (dbm related)
  • 1.0.1:
    • Clean-up code
  • 1.0:
    • Initial release

Copyright :copyright: 2019 - amad3v

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