Do you know How to change Download Folder Location in Firefox? You can do it from the default Download Folder setting. In general, Firefox saves all the Downloaded File in the default location as like the Chrome and Windows. But you may want to change the stored location for arranging the file. With this in mind, you need to change Download File Location in Firefox. Let’s see How can you do it.
It is the good practice to keep the important file out of C Drive. By default, Windows Keep all the files which are downloaded into the system file. But if your Windows crash for any reason or you need to set up the Windows, you will lose the file which is staying the system Drive. So, if you change the path on any other Drive or Folder, you can keep the files arranged. For this reason, if you do it from the starting of the PC or today, you will see you have saves your time to copy or paste of the file which you are downloading.
How to Change Download File Location in Firefox?
When you want to change the path of download location, you need to change the setting of Firefox browser. Here I will show you the simple steps to do it within seconds. Are you ready to know how you can do it? Let’s start to learn.
i) First, Go to the above right side of the Firefox Bar and see the 3 Horizontal Line and this is the Firefox Browser setting area. Click here and go to Options with the setting Gear Icon. You can also go to the setting by typing on the browsers “about:preferences”
ii) Now Scroll down to the page and see the download area. Here you will see the default location direction. Now click on Browse and select your desired location where you want to save your download files. Now click OK. It’s all.
iii) Now you may also select “Always ask you where to save files,” it will show/ask the all the times when you will go to save a file. That means you can select the files every time where you want to save it. (See the Below Screenshot)
Note: The Tricks will work on the every operating system including Windows 10, 8/8.1 or Windows 7, Mac OS or Linux and Ubuntu. At the same time, you can do it in every earliest version of Firefox. Sometimes, you may see the changes of Icon, but the step is same.
I think you have successfully changed the Download File Location in Firefox. I will recommend to modify it for your safety reasons.
Editors Note From TechyPi:
At last, I will tell changing the Download File Location in Firefox is good practice. So do it and share the tips if you get it helpful. On the other hand, if it seems anything complicated, you can ask us for the comment section. All the best wishes.