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There is a file named as xyz.json in a folder with a lot of files organized into multiple sub-folders. How to find this file?

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$ find /path/to/top/dir -type f -name "xyz.json" -print

This will print the full path of all regular files called xyz.json in the directory structure rooted at /path/to/top/dir.

If you have a locate database that is updated with high enough frequency, you may also try

$ locate "/path/to/top/dir/*/xyz.json"
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find /path/to/folder -name xyz.json

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