View Full Version : How to access \Public folders when saving

12-04-2011, 02:01 PM
I was trying to tell Chrome that ...

I would prefer future downloads to be put into
the \Public\Public documents\Downloads folder (rather than
the \My Documents\Downloads folder)

when I struck a problem I've encountered before (especially with older software).

The problem is that the software offers me only a folder-tree rooted at C:/ and I see no way to reach \Public\Public documents\Downloads.

How do I do it?

I have always disliked virtual folders.

Speedy Gonzales
12-04-2011, 03:21 PM
Might be a prob with chrome. I thought it was, because it maybe hidden (but its not). But I'm using Opera. I can change it to the public folders no prob at all

12-04-2011, 03:43 PM
Same with FF easy to change and can bet set for individual downloads using downthemall the addon. Another reason not to use Chrome then, tried it for a week and hated it

12-04-2011, 09:35 PM
C:\Users\Public\Public documents\Downloads ?