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Roshambo on 12/20/06


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Find and delete all Thumbs.db files

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Remove all those annoying thumbnail files that Windows users created while browsing your network drive. This command traverses all directories and deletes all "Thumbs.db" files as it finds them.

  1. find / -name "Thumbs.db" -exec rm '{}' \;

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Posted By: deepan0143 on January 7, 2007

Please How To Delete a Thumbs.db files.

Posted By: sachinbhavsar on April 2, 2008

Command for Windows

C:\del /s /q Thumbs.db

Posted By: deepsoul on November 14, 2009

Easier without -exec:

find / -name "Thumbs.db" -delete

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