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[Q] Where is the downloads folder?

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By Heeter, Senior Member on 26th February 2014, 12:32 AM
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Hi all,

Having a brainfart here. I am using Root Explorer. What is the filepath to the Downloads folder? I put some files in the /Storage/Emulate/0/Download folder using Root Explorer, but cannot pull them up with the Downloads UI.

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/sdcard/Downloads/



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Sorry for the OT, but what file explorer is that? Looks so nice
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Hey, Thanks. I thought so.

But I am putting files in that folder from another folder with Root Explorer, and the Downloads UI is not picking them up.

Edit: Root Explorer is a paid version of a file explorer that I have been using for years.


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Sorry for the OT, but what file explorer is that? Looks so nice

Sliding Explorer: https://play.google.com/store/apps/d...lidingexplorer

It's beautiful.
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Hey, Thanks. I thought so.

But I am putting files in that folder from another folder with Root Explorer, and the Downloads UI is not picking them up.

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Wait, so you want stuff that you put into the downloads folder to show up in the Downloads app?
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Wait, so you want stuff that you put into the downloads folder to show up in the Downloads app?

Yeah, I just read that too. I don't believe you can.
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Yes.


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Ya, like El Daddy said above, I dont think thats possible. I believe the downloads app will only show files that were actually downloaded through the phone.
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Okay, Thanks, didn't know that.

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