Downloads are added and managed through the Downloads Panel.

The Downloads Panel location

  • Click the Downloads Panel button, or
  • Use Keyboard Shortcut Ctrl-Shift-D / ⌥⌘ L.

Organizing downloaded files in Downloads Panel

  • All downloaded files by default are listed chronologically with file name and size.
  • Find the newest downloaded file at the bottom of the list in the panel.
  • Search for any previously downloaded file in the search field at the top panel toolbar.
  • All downloads can be sorted by name, type, size, date added, date finished and by address.
  • The clickable arrow indicates whether the sorting order is ascending or descending.

Downloads panel

Restarting an unfinished downloading file

  1. Select the unfinished downloaded file in the list.
  2. Click the panel-delete-button Restart button located next to the search input field.

Managing downloads

panel-add-button Stop a file download in progress
panel-add-button Resume selected download
panel-folder-button Remove selected download
panel-delete-button Clear list of inactive downloads
panel-delete-button Restart the selected download

Accessing downloads

You can open the downloaded file by double clicking on the item in the Downloads Panel or right clicking on the item and selecting the preferred option from Open in… .

To open the files location, click on the magnifying glass on the right of the file title or right click and select Show in File Manager/Show in Finder.

Setting the folder path for downloaded files

Go to Settings > Downloads.

Download settings

In case you collect all your downloaded files in the same folder, tick the box for Save Files to Default Location Without Asking to save files automatically.

If you tick the box for Update Default Location When Choosing Save as Location,  the default location will be updated every time you choose a new folder in the Save As window.

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