How to search a file name in visual studio code?

Finding a file using its name in VScode is simple. However, if you use the search option from the left panel file explorer, using the name as a search word, it won’t show matching files. The solution is here:

how to find file name in vs code?

Ctrl + P

Use the Control + p keyword shortcut to open the search box. Here is what it looks like.

how to search file name in visual studio code
Filename search in vs code

This is a quick file search method if you are quickly looking to open the file.

Your vscode has more advanced file search options available. Please refer to this complete guide for them:

VSCode advanced file search options

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