Facebook allows you to share videos directly from the app. Although Facebook has made sharing videos across social networks easy, an offline viewing mode is not yet available. You will need to work extra hard if you wish to save your favourite Facebook video. It’s not difficult to download videos from Facebook.
You can download Facebook videos from your mobile or desktop computer using a variety of sites and apps. You should choose a safe app, as this could compromise your device’s security. There is an easy way to watch the video offline on both desktop and mobile. Below are a few steps that will allow you to download Facebook videos from any browser, Android, iPhone or Windows.
How do I download Facebook videos to my desktop?
Step 1: Open Facebook and search for the video that you wish to download.
Step 2: Click on the video and once it is playing, tap the three dots icon to the right.
Step 3: In the drop down menu, you’ll find “Copy link.”
Step 4: Copy the link to a new tab. You can also shorten it to an “fb.watch” link by pressing Enter.
Step 5: Next, modify the URL in your address bar to http://mbasic. Step 5- Next, change the URL in your address bar from https://www.
Step 6: Press Enter, then click on the video to open it in a new tab.
Step 7 – Click the Facebook video in the new tab. Next, click the right-click and choose “Save as” to save the video to your computer.
How to Download Videos from Facebook for Android and iOS
It’s a completely different matter to download Facebook videos from mobile. This is where fbdown.net comes in handy. The site works across both iOS and Android platforms. However, iPhone users must download Firefox to avoid Safari from crashing. Here’s how to download Facebook videos on your mobile device.
Step 1: Open Facebook on your phone.
Step 2: Search for the video that you wish to download and then click the three dots icon.
Step 3: Scroll to the bottom and find the Copy Link option.
Step 4: Next, open Firefox or another browser to access fbdown.net.
Step 5: Tap on the Download button and then, follow the next page to click the link for download at ‘Normal or High’ quality.
Step 6: It will open a new page with the video from Facebook. Tap “Download video” by long-pressing the video.
Step 7: Once the video has been downloaded, you will be able to watch it offline.
It’s important to note that fbdown.net does not support the downloading of videos set up in private view. Before downloading, please make sure to review the view options.