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I accidentally deleted the Downloads bookmark, and I wanted to recreate it with the same icon, but I can't find it.

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up vote 26 down vote accepted

Icons are located in /usr/share/icons

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"Icons are located in /usr/share/icons"

This answer is only partially correct. If one does a locate *.png on the command line, many locations for icons will be found. For example, /usr/share/unity/icons,


So a more generalized answer would be... in various directories under /usr/share

I don't know what a "downloads bookmark" is, so I can't address your specific issue any further.

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More specifically, the default icons that the file browser is using (currently up to version 15.04) are placed in folder:


The icon for the download folder is folder-download.svg.

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