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How To Change The Default File Download Location In Google Chrome

Google Chrome File Download Location Change Tutorial



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How To Change The Default File Download Location In Google Chrome Tutorial



In this tutorial we will show you how to make changes to the default file download location in Google Chrome.


To modify your default file download location in Google Chrome, begin by:

  1. Opening Google Chrome and then click on the “Options Menu” button in the upper right hand corner of the web browser window.





















  1. Next, click on “Settings” in the “Options Menu” drop down.























  1. Next,  scroll down the settings page and click on “Show Advanced Settings”.


































  1. Next, click on the “Change’ button under and to the right of the “Downloads’ section. You also have the option of being asked where to save each file at the start of a download by selecting the “Ask Where To Save Each File Before Downloading”.


























  1. Next, select your preferred download destination folder and then afterwards click on “Okay”.
















  1. Your work is complete at this point. You may now close the “Settings” page.






















The information in this article is provided "as is". It should be used for educational purposes only. Smith Technical Resources makes no guarantees or claims that the information contained in this article will help you completely remove the above listed malicious program(s) from your computer.

If you feel uncomfortable performing any of the procedures that we've listed on this page, please contact a professional computer repair company in your area and have them complete the needed repairs on your computer. Smith Technical Resources takes no responsibility for any possible damage that could result from your use of the above instructions.

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