Ever needed to download Facebook Video but always end up searching for apps and software to do that?
To be honest, you don’t need one!
Before we proceed, let’s see why a user will end up wishing to download Facebook videos:
You end up lurking on your friend’s profile either through Facebook or Instagram. But now you want the video in your device, which could be windows laptopor pc or Android, Iphone or Windows phone.
You have saved a precious memory of yours by uploading the video on Facebook but lost the original video. Now, you desperately want it back!
So, the question is- How to download Facebook Video file so you can get your memories back, or perhaps upload them again! Have a look at this guide and you won’t ask again.
How to Download Facebook Video without using any Software or App or Browser Extension
Check out this short video on downloading videos without software:
If you want to get your Facebook video in Mp4 format, follow the below steps:
Step 1: Reach the Page to Download Facebook Video
This video could be anywhere, yours or your friend timeline, videos on pages or groups, almost anywhere on Facebook.
Step 2: Change the URL
In the URL of your browser (which could be Firefox/UC/Chrome), just simply change from “https://www” to “https://m”.
So, this should look like this:
So, what does it do? It simply redirects you to mobile version of the website, and therefore, the mobile version link of the video file on Facebook for downloading.
Step 3: Saving the Facebook Video
It’s done! Just right click the video and choose the “Save video as” option.
There you will see a save as MP4 option. Choose a name for the Facebook video downloaded and the location for it.
Note: Always play the video or you will not see the “Save video as” option on right clicking.
Indeed it is simpler and faster than those messed up software or app for downloading your Facebook videos, isn’t that so? Any suggestions are welcome in the comments section.