There are times when you find an amazing video on Facebook and you want to download it to your computer in order to watch it later. However, you are unable to download it as Facebook does not offer any download button on its website. There is a very simple process involved in order to download Facebook videos. Since you know that we love helping out you guys with neat tips and tricks, today we are going to tell you how to download Facebook videos to your computer.
How to download Facebook Videos
Step 1) The very first thing that you need to do in order to download Facebook videos to your computer is to open up the video on Facebook and copy the URL. As an example, I am going to download this top class finish from Oscar. The link to the video is:
Step 2) Once you have copied the link in the first step, navigate to this website called as Downfacebook. This website will help us to download Facebook videos to the computer. You need to paste the copied URL in the space provided as shown below.
Step 3) Hold on now ! Do not hit the Download button yet. You need to edit the URL so that is converted into a recognizable format for the website to decode and process it. Only then will you be rendered with the download link. These are the supported formats:
So, editing the URL is pretty easy for the first format. You need to remove &set=vb.10881168930&type=3&theater after the numbers from the URL that was copied in Step 1. Once you have removed this unwanted entry, the URL will look something like this:
Step 4) Now you can go ahead and click on the Download button in order to download the Facebook video to your computer. You can watch the preview before downloading Facebook videos.
Step 5) The final step is to save the video on to your computer in the MP4 format. Just right-click on the download link and save the target to the desired location.
Pretty easy isn’t it ? Do try this out and let us know if you are aware of any other ways to download Facebook videos on to your computer in the comment section below.