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Often I use Spotlight to find some file, but then I'd like to see where that file is. My natural reaction is to right-click and select "show in Finder", but alas no such thing seems to be possible. Is there some trick I'm missing?

I'm aware there is also a search in Finder itself, but it isn't quite as convenient as cmd-space.

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For example how to see where footer.inc is?

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up vote 6 down vote accepted

As per here:

Reveal the selected item in the Finder
In Spotlight Menu: Cmd-click item or press Cmd-Return
In Spotlight Window: Press Cmd-R

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Excellent, thank you. –  user16145 Dec 9 '10 at 8:36
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