Is it preferable to have a Save As modal dialog, or to just automatically save with a default name?

by Teddy Ward   Last Updated April 04, 2018 02:16 AM

I noticed that clicking the "Download" option/button in Google Drive, Slack, etc. doesn't prompt the user for where they want to save, and with what filename. It just goes to my "Downloads" folder with a default name. Is that standard?

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