Jun 25, · Jun 8, #5. Bruce said: don't do it in the FDM settings, do it at the Windows level, that way ALL your downloads will get directed away from your SSD. fire up File Explorer, right click the Downloads folder, select Properties, go to . Sep 29, · Open Windows Explorer. 2. Create the folder you want to have as your new Downloads folder (i.e. C:\Downloads) 3. Under This PC, right-click Downloads. 4. Click Properties. 5. Select the Location Tab. 6. Click Move. 7. Select the folder you made in Step 2. 8. Once it has finished copying everything to the new folder, click OK to close the Author: Akemi Iwaya.