How To Download Videos From Facebook [New Update! – 2018]

Facebook is the most famous social media network we all are aware of. Besides being socially interactive, one thing that brings joys of life from Facebook are the videos uploaded on facebook. Funny videos or reality videos or any video that goes viral on Facebook can change the mood of a person. If you are feeling sad any funny or entertainment video can make you happy, while many videos on Facebook are also uploaded for making the people aware of the realities and natural events happening around the world. Anyhow, there are times when people wish to download or save a video to their particular device. Either they like the video so much or save it for watching offline, either way downloading a facebook video to the computer, android phone or iPhone has a bit of procedure.

How to Download Video from Facebook? - Famoid Blog

How to Download Video from Facebook? – Famoid Blog

Without the further ado, below are the ways in which you can download facebook video on windows, android or iOS.

Downloading Facebook videos on Windows PC:

Getting facebook videos downloaded on the computer or laptop s not difficult, however, it will require you to follow some steps.


Signing in on our Facebook is the first step or if you are already signed in then your news feed will appear on the screen.

Step 2:

Select the video that you want to download, for doing so you will have to either scroll down the news feed or search the person who shared the video in the Search bar at the top and open their account for the video.

Step 3:

The most important step is to make sure that the video you want to download is public. If there is a globe icon near the uploader then you can download the video, if there is a lock or two-person sign then you will not be able to save that video.

Step 4:

Right click the video you want to save, you will be provided with a drop-down menu. Select “show video URL”, a pop-up box will provide the link of the video, now copy the link.

Step 5:

Once you have copied the link, open SaveFrom website, go to in your browser. It is a website that will allow you to save videos from facebook.

Step 6:

On the website, there will be the option of “just insert the link” click the box and paste the Facebook video link in the box.

Step 7:

A preview of the video will appear along with the “Download” option. Click on the download button, it will save the video on your computer’s default download folder. The website will download the video in the highest possible quality, you can also choose the video quality yourself. Your video will be downloaded to your computer in the folder where your downloads appear.

Downloading Facebook video on iPhone:

Saving videos on iOS will want you to make a little more effort. For doing so you will have to download an App from the Apple store and then the rest of the steps will ease your problems.

Step 1:

The first thing you have to do is download an App from the App Store. For doing so, open the App store, search the app name that is “MyMedia”, this app helps you to manage your media downloads and files like a file manager.

Step 2:

After it has been installed, go to Facebook in your browser and look for the video you want to download.

Step 3:

After making sure the video is public, click the Share option below the video and select “copy link” option. It will copy the link of the video to the iPhone’s clipboard.

Step 4:

Now open the MyMedia App, it will provide you with a browser. Go to the website, paste link of the video in the insert link option, then chose the video quality which will be provided according to the video. Now tap the Download button.

Step 5:

The app will ask the name of the video, once it is downloaded it will appear in the Media tab of the app. You can watch the video directly from the app.

Step 6:

You can also save the video on the camera roll and share it on other channels.

Downloading Facebook video on Android:

Downloading Facebook videos on an android phone will also require you to download an app from the Play store.

Step 1:

Open the Play store on your android phone and search the ES File Explorer app. It is also a type of file manager that allows you to manage and see internal folders. Download this app to your phone.

Step 2:

After downloading the ES file explorer app. Go to your Facebook app and open the video to be saved, if the video is public then tap the”<” button beside the name of the uploader. You will be given some option, tap on “save- video name” option.

Step 3:

The video will be saved in the facebook profile logs. Now go to the newsfeed timeline and open the Save tab.  Your video will appear here.

Step 4:

By tapping on the video you will get different options to open your video. Tap on use a different tap and then tap on the “ES downloader” option, doing so will immediately start downloading the video to your phone.

Step 5:

After a few moments, the video will be downloaded to your phone and will appear in the videos option of the gallery.

These are the easiest ways to get the facebook videos downloaded on the devices you use. facebook videos can easily be downloaded on your android phone’s software, iOS or the windows software. Downloading the videos on the device will not require you to have an internet connection and you can watch the video without any hesitation. You can also let your kids watch the videos that you have saved from facebook yourself so that they do not watch all the crap over the internet.

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By |2018-10-20T21:43:29+00:00October 5th, 2018|Categories: Facebook Issues|2 Comments


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