Try this tips how to download video on Facebook. With this simple steps you can download video from Facebook with no software needed.
Facebook feature allows you to share and watch any video. Sometimes when open your Facebook account, you will find an interesting video on your Facebook wall shared by your friends. But, the problem begins when you decide to download and save the video.
Unfortunately, Facebook doesn’t provide you simple download button to download video except for mobile phone. That is why we are going to show you how to download video on Facebook whether using your phone or PC.
Download Video on Facebook
Previously, we posted tutorial How to Find Out Who Visited Your Facebook Profile now we are going to explain how to download Facebook video either using your smartphone or using your PC/laptop. Follow steps below carefully
Download Video on Facebook with your Phone
Facebook for mobile phone already has integrated download option for video. You can simply play the video and pause it. Then you will see download icon on the bottom-right of your video. Click it and video download will be started.
Another way, tap and hold the currently playing video. And you will see pop up option “Download video“. Tap on it and the video will be downloaded.
Download Video on Facebook with your PC/Laptop
Facebook not yet provides download video feature for PC/Laptop. However there is work around to do it. Here, we are going to use Facebook mobile feature to download the video from PC. Follow steps below
- Play your video and pause it. Next, right click on the video select “Show video URL” then copy the URL.
- Next, paste your URL on the address bar browser. Now, change “https://www” to “m” then press enter.
- You will see the video displayed on Facebook mobile version.
- Play it. Different browsers will act differently, here is how
If you are using Firefox, then new tab will be opened and video played. What you need to do is right click on the video then select “Save video as“. Then, enter video name and folder location and download will be started.
Chrome acts the same as Firefox but open the video on current tab. To download, just do the same step above.
- Internet Explorer
In your Internet explorer, all you need to is step 1 and step 2. Just replace the “https://www” to “m” then click the video. Your download will be started automatically.
That is how to download video on Facebook. If you have third party download manager such as IDM, you will download the video through it. Hope this article is useful for you. Don’t forget to share, if face any problem you may comment down below.
This tutorial also available in video format, check it