How to Delete Downloads on Mac

To delete downloads you’ve downloaded open the file window. Navigate to your downloads folder.


Select downloads in Finder window

Select the file you wish to delete. Select it. Right click and select move to trash. The file will now be moved to your trash can.

Chose file and right click on it

To empty your trash go to the trash can in the dock and right click on it.

Right Click on the Trash Icon

Select empty trash.

Select empty trash

Confirm you want to empty your trash on the pop up. Your trash will now be emptied and all files in it will be deleted.

Select Empty Trash can