When I need to search through a terabyte or more of files for something I've realised that using the command line interface is way quicker and uses less resources. This short article gets you quickly up to speed on using the Find command from the CLI - it's really not complicated at all.
I've linked to the Internet Archive page as the original site is timing out.
Learn how to use the FIND command in Linux. Find command is a pretty useful command for easily locating files & folders in Linux. What makes