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a downloaded file is supposed to be saved in a folde, but it is not there.

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I downloaded a file, my preferences show it should be saved in a certain folder, when I go to that folder it is not there.. Please help

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Please do the following.

  1. In the location bar at the top, type about:config and hit Enter.

  2. In the filter at the top, copy/paste the following setting: browser.download.manager.scanWhenDone

  3. Then double click it to change the setting from "True" to False.

  4. Then close Firefox via File | Exit and restart it again.

  5. Finally, go download a file again, right click it and choose "Open Containing Folder". Should be in the folder it was downloaded to.

Incidentally, your Flash installation is seriously out of date and a security risk as is Java too.

Update both by going to these links:

Here's the relevant Adobe security advisory: http://www.adobe.com/support/security/advisories/apsa11-02.html

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Réiteach Roghnaithe

Please do the following.

  1. In the location bar at the top, type about:config and hit Enter.

  2. In the filter at the top, copy/paste the following setting: browser.download.manager.scanWhenDone

  3. Then double click it to change the setting from "True" to False.

  4. Then close Firefox via File | Exit and restart it again.

  5. Finally, go download a file again, right click it and choose "Open Containing Folder". Should be in the folder it was downloaded to.

Incidentally, your Flash installation is seriously out of date and a security risk as is Java too.

Update both by going to these links:

Here's the relevant Adobe security advisory: http://www.adobe.com/support/security/advisories/apsa11-02.html

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You're welcome.