Facebook is an online networking platform whose sole purpose is to ensure connectivity among people. There are many advanced features that are embedded into the Facebook app including watching videos, hosting watch parties, etc. But, “can you download a video from Facebook?” A question that can normally come when talking about videos on Facebook. The answer to this question is “Yes, you can download any Facebook video. In this article, you will learn about how to download videos from Facebook. 

How to Download a Video from Facebook on Android?

Let us first look at how to save a video from Facebook using FBDown.net – 

  • Tap on three dots to open the menu now copy its URL by clicking on the option provided. 
  • Select the video quality normal or HD and then wait for your downloading to be completed. 

If you are facing issues with FBdown.net, you can probably use a Facebook video downloader, which supports you in downloading both public and private videos.

How to Download Facebook Videos on Desktop

As of now, you are familiar with downloading Facebook videos on android, let us learn how to download video from Facebook to a computer. Follow these steps to save Facebook videos to computer:

  • Go to the post whose video you want to download.
  • Right-click on the video you have selected and copy the URL of the video.
  • Paste the URL into your browsers’ address bar.
  • Change the “www.” to “m.”
  • A widescreen will be opened in front of you.
  • Hit play and pause the video followed by saving it.
  • Click on the video as “Save As” to download videos on your computer
  • The video is successfully downloaded.

Now, let us look at some tips and tricks to download Facebook videos on the devices apart from Android or Windows. 

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How to Download Facebook Videos on iPhone or iPad

You need to follow these steps to download Facebook videos on your iPhone or iPad:

  • Open the Facebook video that you want to download in the Facebook app.
  • On the app, press on share and then tap on Copy Link. On the website, copy the link that is available in the URL bar.
  • Open FBdown.net in a web browser that supports your device in downloading the video. Safari and Chrome won’t help; Firefox will work.
  • Paste the link in the space provided and click Download
  • On the next page, press and hold on the quality —select between normal or HD —based on your desire.
  • Choose Download Link in Firefox or the other browser that works.
  • Go to your browser’s download section. On Firefox, it can be noticed with a hamburger icon on the bottom-right on iPhone (Note that it is on the top-right on iPad). Once there, tap on the video. Choose the option “Save Video.” 
  • Go to the camera roll in the Photos app on your device, the video that you downloaded will appear there.


In this article, you have learned how to download a Facebook video. With the strategies mentioned above, you can download any Facebook video of your choice. Stay connected to learn and grow simultaneously!


How to download Facebook videos on Android without any Software? 

Facebook is not equipped with the facility of downloading videos directly. Therefore, as of now, there is no answer to the question as to how to save Facebook videos on Android without any software. You need a supporting application to start downloading a video from Facebook

Suggest the Most Reliable App to save Facebook Videos

Among apps, 4K Video Downloader is one of the best applications. It supports multiple platforms like Windows, Mac, and Linux, which other apps don’t allow you to, and offers quality options, ranging from 240p to 2K. (Now, you will wonder that Facebook doesn’t enable 4K videos, but the app’s name comes from its ability and quality to download 4K videos.)

Here’s how to use the 4K Facebook Video Downloader to save the FB videos you want:

  • Visit 4kdownload.com and download 4K Video Downloader, and then just install it.
  • In any browser, right-click on the Facebook video you want to download and choose “Copy the Facebook video URL” at the same time.
  • Open 4K Video Downloader and click Paste Link.
  • The app will pull the video link on the clipboard. Pick the video quality you want to have and click Download.
  • The video will be downloaded in the meantime.

How to Save Facebook live Videos? 

  • Go to the post whose video you want to download.
  • Right-click on the video you have selected and copy the URL of the video.
  • Play the video and then right-click on the option called “Download”. Then save the video on to the computer.