MacMost Q&A Forum • View All Forum Questions • Ask a Question 3/4/163:07 pm How Do I Clean Up Download Folder? I am using iMac El Capitan and want to erase downloads. —– Max Gallinger Comments: 2 Responses to “How Do I Clean Up Download Folder?” Gary Rosenzweig 4 years ago You can do this by simply selecting the files in the Downloads folder and moving them to the Trash. Max Gallinger 4 years ago You have to go to finder todo this. Related Video Tutorials: How To View Folder Sizes Comments Closed.