How to Download & Save Videos from Facebook to iPhone
Part 1: Save Facebook Videos for Later Viewing on iPhone
If you want to save Facebook videos for later viewing on your iOS device, you can do it pretty easily. However, this method doesn’t allow you to save videos to the device locally; instead, the videos will be saved on your Facebook profile itself. You don’t need to use any app to get this done.
- Launch your Facebook account using your iOS device. Then, go to the video you need to save.
- When the video plays, you will see three dots at the top righthand side and tap on it.
- Select “Save Video” option.
- Now, your video will be saved and you can view at whenever you need.
To view the video, you can simply launch the app and go to more button located at the bottom of the screen. Then select “Saved” option. If the video is not available there, just go to the “Video” tab to locate the clip.
Part 2: Download Your Facebook Archive including Videos
Facebook lets you download all the stuff posted including photos and videos in the form of a ZIP archive. To download this archive, you can do the following.
- Go to your Facebook account on the computer -> Settings menu -> General option.
- Click on the option called “Download a copy of your Facebook data”.
- Follow the onscreen instructions to proceed.
- Once the file is ready to be downloaded, you should get an email and click on it to confirm.
- The file will be stored in your Mac. Extract the ZIP file. Open the “index.htm” in a web browser and click on Photos or Videos link.
- Right-click on any file and save it to your computer.
Part 3: Save Videos from Facebook to iPhone with Apps
Method 1: With MyMedia
To save Facebook video to iPhone easier, you can use a third-party app too. In this case, we will be using an app called MyMedia.
- Download MyMedia and launch it.
- Go to the video you need to download. Click on share button and select the “Copy Link”.
- Select “Browser” tab on MyMedia app and go to fbdown.net using any web browser.
- Paste the link you copied a little earlier and tap “Download” button.
- Download the video either in Normal or HD mode.
- Save it using an appropriate name.
- Tap back button and tap on Media tab.
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Method 2: With Browser and File Manager for Documents
- Download Browser and File Manager for Documents and open it.
- Type in pickvideo.net on the address bar.
- Tap on Facebook option.
- Paste the link of the video on the search box and hit Download.
- Once the download is completed to go the files tab to view the downloaded files. You can tap on Save Video option and save it on the iOS device.
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