Was backing up my files and got duplicates. I don’t know where they come from or when they get duplicated, but they’re ALWAYS there.
I was deleting them one by one and noticed that the scrolling bar on the right had barely moved down. Tried Googling a more efficient solution.
So I found a website that said to use asterisk in search in Finder to find duplicates, but it didn’t help. Some said to use third party apps, but I was sure there must be something built in to the OS itself.
Found this online
and decided to experiment:
This solved that problem:
Adding a dot for extra measure
There’s also a space before the
^ This worked for ” (3)” and ” (1)” and should probably work for just about anything.
I feel accomplished today.