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Apple Safari default file download location tutorial

How To Change The Default File Download Location in Apple Safari

Apple Safari Default File Download Settings Tutorial


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In this tutorial we will discuss the technique for changing the default file download location in Apple Safari. It involves a few simple steps to complete. And we’ve included this tutorial in a video at the bottom of this page to help you complete the setting changes more quickly.


To make changes to Apple Safari’s default file download location, begin by:

  1. Clicking on the “Settings Menu” button in the top right corner of the web browser window.























  1. Next, once the drop down menu appears, click on "Preferences".






















  1. Next, select the "General" tab in the upper left corner.























  1. Next, click on the “Save Downloaded Files To” drop down menu.






















  1. Next, click on the “Other’ option in the menu.






















  1. Next, select the new location for your downloaded files to be saved in by default.






















  1. Next, click on the “Select Folder” button at the bottom of the screen.






















  1. You can now close the settings screen. At this point your changes are complete.
























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