finding dowloaded files

  tricia321 20:04 28 Mar 2007
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I downloaded a file that asked me to unzip to a location and I chose new folder but cannot find the location, "new folder" can anyone help me find it I have tried the search facility and can find it. thanks Tricia

  Technotiger 20:27 28 Mar 2007

Hi, can you not download the same file again, and this time when asked for a location, choose Desktop.
It will then be easy to find.

  yaesu 20:28 28 Mar 2007

Hi tricia321, try searching by name for the file originally downloaded, this may show all locations for the file including your unzipped one. If not unzip it again to a known location.
Regards, yaesu

  woodchip 20:32 28 Mar 2007

Do a search on Date or Size

  skidzy 20:39 28 Mar 2007

Have a look in your My Documents and in any sub folders.

  woodchip 21:24 28 Mar 2007

Also Tmp folders

  palinka 21:35 28 Mar 2007

I always download stuff to the Desktop. You can shift it to somewhere else later but at least you can find it easily on the desktop when you first try it out.

  tricia321 09:37 29 Mar 2007

thanks to all you guys, I found it now and I will download it to my desktop in future, thanks again as allways, I can rely on you all to help me out!!TRicia

  Technotiger 09:39 29 Mar 2007

Grreat, thanks for the feedback.

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