In Android Nougat, when I use Samsung's File Manager to move an apk file into the Downloads folder, it then appears - within File Manager - in the Downloads folder (as expected).

When I try to access that file from other apps, such as VirusTotal, the file does not appear in the Downloads folder.

It's almost like a re-indexing needs to take place so that other apps recognize the file is located in the Downloads folder.

Why is this, and how do I get the file to be recognized universally in the Downloads folder?

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