Downloading .docx and .xls from Google Drive and Mega

Description of the issue:

Brave downloads a .docx file as a .zip file from Google Drive.

Exact URL of the website in question:

Did the issue present with default Shields settings? (yes/no)
Yes

Does the site function as expected when Shields are turned off?
No

Is there a specific Shields configuration that causes the site to break? If so, tell us that configuration. (yes/no):
No

Does the site work as expected when using Chrome?
Yes

Brave version (check About Brave):
1.43.93

Hi @Bushido1 thanks for sharing.

Just for my own clarification, are you downloading multiple docx. files or an individual docx. file?

Hi @SaltyBanana .

I am downloading an individual docx. file.

  • Logout of google, and re-login again.
  • Also test in private window mode (no extensions)

Also tested on my end, https://gif.fanboy.co.nz/gif/download-docx.gif

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Brave downloads Excel spreadsheet as .zip at https://mega.nz/ too and Mega does not support Google log-in.