How can I download Facebook videos to my PC or Mac?
Using ClipGrab is the easiest method for saving any video from Facebook to your personal computer.
This tutorial shows you how to download Facebook videos on your PC or Mac.
Step 1: Install and start ClipGrab
First of all, you need to install ClipGrab. ClipGrab is a 100 % free and easy to use YouTube downloader and available for Windows, Mac and Linux. Click on the button to download ClipGrab now!
Step 2: Copy the video URL
Now you need to copy the link to the video you would like to download. Right-click (or click while holding down the Ctrl key if you’re on a Mac) on the Facebook video you want to download. Then select "Show video URL" in the menu.
A little text field now pops up on top of the video. Click in there and copy the video link. You can copy the link by pressing Ctrl+C (or Cmd+C if you are using a Mac).
Step 3: Insert the video link in ClipGrab
After copying the link, switch to the ClipGrab window. In the “Downloads” tab, insert the copied link into the input field. You can do this by hitting Ctl+V (or Cmd+V if you are on a Mac).
ClipGrab will now analyze the video link and you can proceed to the next step.
Step 4: Select download format and quality
ClipGrab can download Facebook videos in HD and standard definition.
Before you start the download, you can pick a quality and decide which output format you want to save the video in.
Just select the desired format from the “Format” select box and do the same for the video quality with the “Quality” select box.
You can learn more about the output formats provided by ClipGrab in the FAQ article about the supported formats.
Step 5: Grab that clip!
All you have to do now is to click on the “Grab this clip!” button. You will be asked to select a file name and the download will start just after that.