Say, you are browsing Facebook Like you normally do and suddenly, you find an interesting video that you would like to download for offline use? So, what’s the best way to do it? Well, let’s find out. Hi there, this is marginal once again And in this video we’ll see A very simple way to Download Facebook videos on computer and smartphone And the best part is– You don’t have to use any software or online tool. It just works Like always, If you are only interested in the actual steps Then click on video timestamps Appearing in the screen right now However, I suggest You watch the entire video So that you have the complete picture on your mind And with that being said, let’s get started Now, the logic to download anything from the internet is You need to get the link Where that file is stored on the server. And if you can somehow get its server’s URL, Well you easily download that thing. Now, in case of most website (including Facebook) They don’t show you the link of where the file is stored on this server But, there are apps and online websites Like fb down and snap tube etc. that can download Facebook from its url Just like the YouTube videos Now, Although this methods It’s bit tedious Because you either has to use an online tool or a dedicate app. But, the method I’m going to show you now — Well, it doesn’t require you to download any software or use a third party tool And you can use it every computer and even on Android smartphone. Though for iOS, it’ ’all a bit tricky But there is fix for that as well. So let’s see how to download Facebook videos on computer, android and iOS —— Ok, so let’s say
I want to download this video from my Facebook feed. Now, this video is public But, I this trick also work for private videos So, all you have to do is Right click on the video you want to download And copy its url on your clipboard Now open new tab, and paste that URL But this time, replace the www part with m (i.e. open the mobile view) And then play the video for few seconds (now it’s important that you play the video Or you won’t see the download link) Now stop the video and right on it And there you can see the download video option Click on it and save the video. Now, let’s see how to do this on Android. Say, I want to download this video from my news feed (now, here I’m downloading video uploaded from my Facebook page Just to avoid copyright issues in future) But obviously, you can do this for any videos. So, tap on the drop down arrow on the top of the video and copy its URL Now, open any web browser And paste the url By default, the url is of mobile layout only. I.e. m.facebook.com but if it’s not, Make sure to replace www with m And then load the page Now, one tricky thing here is You have to play the video in full screen and only then you will see the option to download it So do that, And long press on the video You’ll see the download video option. Tap on that and that’s it. The video will be downloaded to your video or download folder of your devices. ——- Now, let’s see How to download Facebook videos on IPhone or iPod Again, say I want to download this video So, tap on share and copy the video URL in the clipboard Now, the problem with iOS is When you play a video, it opens them in their native video player app And there you cannot long press to download it. So, we’ll have to use the online video downloader service like fddown or keepvid etc. But, even that doesn’t work right out of the box in iOS because you know — it’s the apple ecosystem So, here is what you need to do. Copy the video URL Then open any third party file browser like — File master or something now, in the file browser, go to browser section And open any online video downloader like keepvid. Paste the url of Facebook video here And top on download button. Make sure you don’t tap the ads, because website like these are full of many Once the processing is done Tap on video(the good thing here is, you have the option to download video in normal and HD version) And there you’ll see the pop up to download it. Tap on ok to confirm it And there you go.