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Attach files to an email

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Whenever I´m going to attach a file to an email, Firefox always takes me to the desktop. Is there a way to make it look in the downloads folder?, which is my default to download files. Thanks ...

Whenever I´m going to attach a file to an email, Firefox always takes me to the desktop. Is there a way to make it look in the downloads folder?, which is my default to download files. Thanks ...

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I think that is the default but you can change the location where it finds it after you attach the file. I think default it goes to Desktop for the files until you change the location and it should after that go to the folder or directory your using subsequent attachments.

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I have as default to save all files to the downloads folder. Everytime I attach a file I do it using that folder, but the next time after closing the browser it sends me back to the desktop. I think it´s something that I have to change in about:config but I don't know how to do that. In other browsers (Edge and Vivaldi) it works as you say. Thanks.

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You could look at the preference mentioned in the following quotation from searchfox. org

browser.download.folderList - int 0 - The desktop is the default download location. 1 - The system's downloads folder is the default download location. 2 - The default download location is elsewhere as specified in browser.download.dir[not a preference] . 3 - The default download location is elsewhere as specified by cloud storage API getDownloadFolder

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The thing is not the download folder, that´s working fine. What happens is that when I want to attach or look for a file, Firefox takes me to the desktop not the downoads folder. For example, when I was looking to attach the image to this answer it took me to the desktop not the downloads folder. As mentioned before that doesn´t happen in Edge or Vivaldi. Thanks.

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