How to: Navigate to the default "Downloads" folder in Android, macOS, or Windows


Desktop or laptop


In Finder, click Go in your Mac's menu bar and choose Downloads.

TIP: There is also normally a "Downloads" stack on the right side of your Dock next to the Trash.

Windows 11 or 10

A1) Hold down the Windows key Windows key on your keyboard and press E to open File Explorer.

A2) In the left-hand pane, click the Downloads folder.



NOTE: Android is highly customizable and may look different depending on your manufacturer. The steps below may vary for different devices.

For the latest and most accurate information regarding how to open the Downloads folder on your Android device, please visit Google's support website at


You have navigated to the Downloads folder on your device.