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How to download video from facebook messenger

how to download video from facebook messenger

How to download  video from Facebook Messenger onto your iPhone or
Android. You can download only video type that you can save from within Messenger is a video that was sent from your Camera Roll or another person’s Camera Roll. Since Messenger doesn’t allow you to save shared videos from
within the app, you’ll have to use a free app and a site called
“SaveFrom” to do so. Keep in mind that you cannot download shared
Facebook videos that aren’t public and public videos with viewing
protection also cannot be downloaded.

Method 1.

Step 1: Go to Page

Go to the page that posted the video.

Then click the “Video” tab on the left hand side.

how to download video from facebook messenger

Step 2: Find the Video

If you don’t have a direct link to the video, search for it in the Video tab. Once you find the video you want to download, click on it to open it.

Once you do that, you’ll see the date/time stamp.

how to download video from facebook messenger

Right click on that and copy the link.

how to download video from facebook messenger

Step 3: Download the Video

You have several options when you’re ready to download any video from Facebook. Which version you choose is dependent on a couple of things:

  • Is it on a Page, Profile or Group?
  • Is it Public or Private?

Below are a few options to download the full (high resolution) Facebook video file.

Method 2.

 Use an Online Website or Extension:

There are many online websites that allow you to download a Facebook video without adding unnecessary software to your computer. is an easy solution. Add the video URL you copied above, paste it, and click download.

how to download video from facebook messenger

GetFVid is for those times when you need to save a Facebook video that’s shared on a private Group. And it’s simple to do!

1. Go to the Facebook video you’d like to download

2. Press ‘CTRL + U’ or right click anywhere on the video and choose “View Page Source,” “to view page source in a new window

3. Copy and Paste the page source into GetFVid

Once you download the file, you can reuse the video on other platforms — like your website, YouTube or any other video channel you would like.


Step 1:

Facebook Video link grab

If the Video is posted directly by a Page or friend:

Right Click the date of the video and Copy Link Location

Facebook video link grab 2

If the Video is Shared by a page or friend:

Right Click on “video” and Copy Link Location

Step 2:

Download Facebook Video Online

Step 3:

Download Facebook Video HD


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