When I download something with the default browser or Firefox, I cant seem to find where the files are downloaded to. Not /home/Downloads, thats for sure. Does anyone know where the files are downloaded to? I already searched in some places and tried search here on AU but couldnt find an answer.


They are in

  • Wow, that is a non-obvious location. But thanks, this did solve my question! :-) – Vistaus May 2 '16 at 10:51
  • It's to do with the how the X apps are sandboxed away from the rest of the System, seems very silly to me, I have a symlink to it in my Downloads directory – ShaneQful May 4 '16 at 21:39
  • I had not even thought of that, but symlinking is a great idea indeed. Gonna do that right away, thank you very, very much! :-) – Vistaus May 5 '16 at 8:21

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