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Old Jun 30, 2008, 10:37 AM   #1
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Save to a particular folder?

Hi,

I have created a folder in my pictures folder called "wallpapers".

When i download a picture off the internet and click save it doesnt let me choose that folder to save it to , only my username folder.

How do i do it?

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Old Jun 30, 2008, 10:38 AM   #2
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Type the name of the folder in question in the search bar at the top of the Save drop-down box.
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Old Jun 30, 2008, 10:39 AM   #3
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you can choose where files download in Safari's preferences.

if you want to download a file to a particular folder right click on it and choose "Save Lined File As…".
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In the "Save As" dialog box, there is a little triangle pointing (next to the location) down to save the file in the last place you used. Click the triangle so that it points up. That will allow you to navigate to wherever you want to save the file.
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Old Jul 6, 2010, 03:17 PM   #5
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just hit the 1st triangle button (not the 2nd!)
1st is right after the name/title of what ur downloading.
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Old Jul 6, 2010, 04:36 PM   #6
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damn that's annoying. But thanks for the info, was driving me insane trying to save files about the place.
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Old Jul 6, 2010, 08:18 PM   #7
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just hit the 1st triangle button (not the 2nd!)
1st is right after the name/title of what ur downloading.
Right. Easy to miss it. Not the best place for it, IMO.
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Old Nov 18, 2010, 08:48 PM   #8
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Thanks Everyone!

From a new MAC user, I was trying to figure out how to save to a folder for a long time.
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just hit the 1st triangle button (not the 2nd!)
1st is right after the name/title of what ur downloading.
Thank you SO much. I bought my Mac back in November... and just now figured it out.

It's amazing how you can go from advanced super user to total noob with one purchase.
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