Do you know the Windows 10 Download Folder Location? Yes! When we install the Windows 10 for the first time, we can’t find the Download location. In a discussion on our facebook page, a reader asked us the question, and we know it is so basic, but we wanted to make a post with screenshot. Surely, it will help the newbie in the Windows world. Let’s learn Where Windows 10 download is stored.
In general, Download Folder stays in the system Folder by default, and for using efficiently, it has kept the download folder as a shortcut under the File Explorer. Even if you want you can change the location of Download Folder in windows 10. Anyway, we will see Where do files go when downloaded?
Where is Windows 10 download stored?
Whenever you are downloading anything from the internet, the Operating system saves it on the system Download Drive, and you will find it in the File Explorer. It stays as the shortcut on the PC.
So the location of Windows 10 Download folder is in the File Explorer. Though You will get it as C:\Download. Because it stays on the system drive and you can easily find it on the C Drive also. So to access the Download Folder…
- First Open The File Explorer. You can go here with the Quick Access Bar in Windows 10.
- Now See the download Folder is here. See the screenshot to get the Download Folder.
At the same time, as it is the system file. So the actual location of Download File in Windows 10 is C Drive. So you can also get it from here. You are getting the download folder in the File Explorer as a shortcut. So how will you find the Download Folder in the System? Let’s see.
- Go to C Drive and Enter The Users Folder
- Now Go to User Again and see here is the Download Folder. That means the location is C:\Users\user.
On the other hand, you can get the Download File from the Apps or search on the taskbar search or Cortana Search by Typing Downloads, and it will take you into the Downloads folder quickly.
Hope, you have got your answer for finding the Download location in Windows 10 and Where is Windows 10 download stored.
Editors Note From TechyPi:
At last, I will tell, it is so basic, but basic works need a clear concept. As you need to use the Download folder most of the time, so the location of it will help you to find out with multiple options.
If you get the tiny tips helpful, share it on your favorite social media. At the same time, you can ask anything related windows or computing tips. All the best wishes.