Download & find files on Android

Download files to your Android device using Chrome. When you download something, you can access it through your Downloads app.

The information below applies to Chrome for Android only.

  1. Touch and hold a download link.
  2. In the menu that appears, touch Save link.

To view downloaded files:

  • From a Home or All Apps screen, touch the Downloads icon .
  • To open an item, touch it.
  • To view earlier downloads, touch headings.
  • To share downloads, tick them, touch the Share icon and choose a sharing method from the list.
  • To delete downloads, tick them and then touch the Trash icon .
  • At the bottom of the screen, touch Sort by size or Sort by date to switch back and forth.

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