How to download Facebook videos on android, iPhone and desktop

How to download Facebook videos on android: At least whoever is on Facebook has posted a video or seen an amazing video. But the process of retrieving or downloading those videos is a little hard since Facebook does not provide that option. You stumble on Facebook and want to download videos for others, but when you have no right to do that. We, the Tech advisers on cratslist have compiled information on how one can download a facebook video online to any machine whether android, iPhone, or desktop. At times, you loiter on different websites looking for how you can download, but in the end you find that they have been just wasting your time. To download a Facebook video is something that shouldn’t worry you, the tricks listed here are proved are they will work for you.

Why download Facebook video

Like you may download any YouTube video and save it for later, you can do this with Facebook too. You may also need to share it with your friends, maybe on WhatsApp or Twitter, or other platforms. Luckily here at cratslist we are giving you a full doz to satisfy your reason and wishes.

Way to download a facebook video

If you think you are rushing and want to do it quick now, use, with this online platform;

  • You will need to log into your facebook page and search for the video you want to download.
  • Copy the link of that video on Facebook if you don’t know continue reading I have written enough information about it here,
  • Then open your browser either chrome, Opera Min, or any other, and search for
  • Once you access that website, paste your link in the text field that will be shown to you.
  • Tap on the download button and the video will be downloaded automatically or it will start playing.
  • If it starts to play, tap on its menu icons the three dots and tap the download button, well the video will be on your device.

Other tricks on how to download faceboook video

1.     On Desktop

Log into your Facebook account, the news feed will be open for you then search for the video you want to download, if you don’t have the link for it go to the Facebook watch option,

You can then scroll to the video, or search for the video you want to download in the search video field.

When the video shows up, click on the three dots menu icon in the top right of the video and from the menu that appears click the ‘copy link‘ option.

Now you have copied the link of that video, and now you have a variety of websites to paste that link and download your video

  1. a) Go to as it seems to be the most common website used by people to download Facebook videos. You just need to paste your link into the text field that is labelled “Enter Facebook link” then click on download.

Then you can choose either to download video in normal quality, or HD quality if they are available.

If the video starts playing other than downloading, click of the three dots at the bottom left corner of the video and hit download, the video will be downloaded to your machine.

  1. b) Go to savemomo and follow the steps that are understandable in simple English.

2.     On Android

With android phones, yes, what can be done on a desktop can as well be done on an android phone, although it may be a bit disturbing. However, to make it easier for you, here are the best steps to go;

  • You will need to download ES File Manager | File Explorer app from Google Play Store
  • Log into your Facebook account
  • Look for the video you want to download or look for the person who posted the video
  • Play the video such that you don’t regret to downloading a broken link
  • Click share and this will provide you with a “Copy link” option
  • Open browser on your phone and go to savefromnet paste the link from in the appropriate text field and tap download

The video will be downloaded, so to view it you can check ES File Manager app and check the internal storage folder or SD card depending on where your videos get stored. You can also check your gallery for Facebook videos

  1. On iPhone
  • Go the app store of your iPhone and download the Documents by Readdle app
  • Log onto you Facebook account and open the video you want to download
  • Tap the video to play to ensure that you don’t download a broken link
  • Tap on the share option that is available directly below the video
  • At the Menu that appears, select ‘Copy Link’ to copy the video link to your clip board
  • Now you can open the Document app on your phone, and tap safari icon in the lower-right corner of the screen
  • Tap the address bar and go to
  • Paste the link that you copied in the text field provided
  • Tap download and choose the highest video quality, then press ‘Done’ to continue.
  • When download is done, save the video in your phone’s gallery, tap the three dots below the video and the tap share
  • Then tap ‘save to files’ select a folder and tap ‘Add’
  • Open the file’s app of your device, open the folder you want to save the video in and then tap the share icon and finally tap save Video.

With this, I wind up that all the tricks or methods given to you above will prove helpful when you want to download any Facebook video.

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