Finding files larger than ... in Linux


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In order to locate any files larger than a certain size, please run the following command. The below example searches for all files larger than 500MB.

find / -size +500M

To display more details and sort the items in the list by size, run the following:

find / -type f -size +500M -exec du -h {} \; | sort -n