How to Download Videos on iPhone

How to Download Videos on iPhone (1)

Sometimes we want to collect some favorite videos that we would like to enjoy later. We often find exciting videos on platforms like YouTube, Snapchat, or Facebook. But as some of them don’t provide a native video downloading facility, we can’t download those clips. Therefore, if you are new to using iPhone and looking for ways to know how to download videos on iPhone, you have come to the right place. We will be presenting you with how to download videos from different platforms on your iPhone in this article.

 

How to download videos on iPhone from different platforms

 

Whatever content you are trying to download, always be aware of copyright and piracy laws. Some countries and states consider downloading videos and movies from specific sites illegal. But suppose you download just for your own entertainment and not for distribution purposes. In that case, it won’t cause any issue in most cases. We suggest respecting the laws of the countries you are in and following the rules and regulations.

 

There are times when internet coverage is not good, or you have reached your data pack limit. Whatever the reason is, you may want to download some video content to watch at your convenient time. We will describe all the procedures of how to download videos on iPhone in this post.

 

Find out how to download videos on iPhone from Safari

 

You can easily download a video with Safari if the file has no legal issues regarding piracy and privacy. Also, most iPhone devices come with quite a hefty amount of local and iCloud storage. Therefore, downloading and storing a file is a straightforward task. A dedicated download button is usually included on any platform that provides “legal to download” videos on its site. But if there is no button or the video just starts playing, simply follow these instructions to download the video:

how to download videos from Safari

  • Firstly, select the video that you want to download.
  • Then, tap and hold the video link or the video, and a pop-up menu will appear.
  • Finally, in the pop-up menu, click on “Download Linked File.”
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    Sometimes, videos get blurry due to noise, low resolution, and smudged lenses. If you find any video file which is not clear or blurry, you can try to unblur the blurred video on your iPhone.

     

    Locate the file after downloading from Safari

     

    You can observe your download progress in the Safari browser. After successfully downloading the file, you will want to locate it. Therefore, to monitor your download progress and locate the file, follow these procedures:

    How to locate downloaded files on iPhone

  • Firstly, locate the address bar of Safari.
  • Then, click the address bar, and a pop-up menu will appear.
  • From the pop-up menu, select the “Download” option.
  • Finally, click the icon, and the file will be located.
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    How to download videos on iPhone from Instagram

     

    Instagram is a trendy platform among social media influencers and vloggers. So, if you are wondering how to download Instagram videos on iPhone, the answer is quite simple. In fact, you can use two sites: en.savefrom.net and igram.io. Both of these sites are quite reliable and follow the exact same process for downloading. Although, you can only download the posted videos with “Public” privacy setting. So that being said, follow these steps to download a public video from Instagram:

    how to download Instagram videos on iPhone

  • Firstly, select the video on Instagram you want to download.
  • Then, click on the ellipsis (the three-dot line) from the top side of the video.
  • From the pop-up menu, click “Copy link.”
  • Then, open Safari or any internet browser.
  • Go to any of these sites: https://en.savefrom.net or https://igram.io, and paste your link in the box saying “Paste link here.”
  • Finally, after pasting the link, click on the Download button.
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    After downloading, the video can be found on the Files app.

     

    How to download videos on iPhone from Facebook

     

    Facebook is currently the most used social media platform. Every second, millions of contents are being uploaded. If you want to learn how to download Facebook videos on iPhone, this section will be helpful for you.

     

    Downloading videos from Facebook has an issue regarding privacy policy. If the privacy setting of a video is set to private, the video will not be available for download.

     

    Only the public videos are available to download. To download videos from Facebook, follow these procedures:

    how to download Facebook videos on iPhone

  • Firstly, select the video on Facebook that you want to download.
  • Then, by clicking on the Share button, you will find the Copy link button. Copy the link.
  • After that, go to Safari or any web browser, visit the site savefrom.net and paste the link on the designated box.
  • Click on Download.
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    The file can be located in your iPhone’s “Download” folder.

     

    How to download videos on iPhone from Messenger

     

    Messenger is the official chatting application of Facebook. It also gives the facility to send photos and videos. If you want to know how to save videos from Messenger to iPhone, follow these instructions:

    how to save video from messenger to iPhone

  • Firstly, open the Messenger app.
  • Then, select and play the desired video you want to download.
  • Finally, in the bottom left corner, there is a download icon. Click on it to start the download.
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    After successful downloading, the video file will be placed in “Messenger” folder. You can explore the folder via the Files app on your iPhone.

     

    How to download YouTube videos on iPhone

     

    YouTube is by far the most popular public video streaming platform. It’s possible to download any video that’s currently available online. If you are interested to learn how to download YouTube videos on iPhone for free, follow the instructions further. Downloading YouTube videos has two methods. We will describe both of them here.

     

    Native method of downloading YouTube videos

     

    YouTube has an offline view facility for downloading videos. Though, not all videos are available for offline watching. On the other hand, natively downloaded videos can only be viewed on the YouTube app. To download any YouTube videos natively, follow these processes:

    How to download videos from YouTube while playing the video

  • Firstly, open the YouTube app on your iPhone.
  • Select the video which you want to download.
  • Play the video and click on the download button.
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    Or,

    How to download videos from YouTube before playing the video

  • From the list of videos, find the video you want to download.
  • Click on the three dots beside the title of the video.
  • Finally, click on “Download” to start downloading the content.
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    By following this process, you can also download a bulk of videos from a playlist. All the downloaded files will be located in the library of the downloaded section in the YouTube app.

     

    Download with an online downloader

     

    Suppose you want to play the downloaded file on some other video player and don’t want to use the YouTube app for offline viewing. In that case, you should use en.savefrom.net online downloader.

     

    This site will give you many different options on video quality to download. You can also download “audio-only” mp3 format files if you prefer to download audio. To download videos, follow these processes:

    how to download videos from youtube on iPhone

  • Locate the video you want to download from YouTube.
  • Click on the share button. A pop-up menu will appear.
  • From the pop-up menu, you should click on the “Copy link” button.
  • Go to your default browser and visit savefrom.net
  • Paste the link on the designated link box.
  • Click on the download button.
  • Finally, select your preferred format.
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    The file will be downloaded, and after successful downloading, you can locate it in the Files app on the iPhone.

     

    How to download videos on iPhone from TikTok

     

    TikTok is a popular entertainment app nowadays. It is a platform for short funny videos. To download TikTok videos, you can use the en.savefrom.net downloader site. If you want to learn how to download TikTok videos on iPhone, follow these processes:

    how to download TikTok videos on iPhone

  • Choose the video you want to download from TikTok.
  • Click on Share.
  • From the pop-up menu, select the “Copy Link” option.
  • After that, open the Safari app or any web browser.
  • Then, go to savefrom.net
  • On the designated link box, paste the link.
  • Finally, click on Download.
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    After successful downloading, the video can be located on the Files app of your iPhone.

     

    How to download videos on iPhone from Twitter

     

    Twitter is currently a very popular social media website. If you are curious about how to download Twitter videos on iPhone, this section will be helpful for you. There is a dedicated online downloader named twitterdownloader.com. To download using this tool, follow this procedure:

    how to download Twitter videos on iPhone

  • Choose the video you want to download from Twitter.
  • Click on the “Share” button.
  • From the pop-up menu, select “Copy Link.”
  • Next, open Safari or any web browser.
  • Visit https://twittervideodownloader.com/ and paste the link on the designated link box.
  • Then click on the Download button.
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    The file will be downloaded and ready to play.

     

    How to download videos on iPhone from Pinterest

     

    Pinterest is famous for its exclusive content. Many creative still images and short videos are available on this platform. And if needed, you can download content from this platform using an online downloader tool named ExpertsPHP. Here is the solution if you wonder how to download videos from Pinterest on your iPhone:

    How to download videos from Pinterest

  • Open the Pinterest app and select the content you want to download.
  • After clicking on the “Share” button, select “Copy Link.”
  • Next, open Safari or any browser.
  • Go to the link https://www.expertsphp.com/pinterest-video-downloader.html
  • On the designated link box, paste the content link that you want to download.
  • Select the quality of the video, and the video will start downloading.
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    How to download videos on iPhone from Tumblr

     

    In Tumblr you can express yourself, find yourself, and connect with other people who share your passions. It’s a place where you may meet others who share your interests. If you are trying to learn how to download Tumblr videos on iPhone, look no further. Here’s the process to download videos from Tumblr:

    : how to download Tumblr videos on iPhone

  • Open the Tumblr app.
  • Select the content that you want to download.
  • Click on Share, and a pop-up menu will appear.
  • From the pop-up menu, click on the share link.
  • Open Safari or any web browser app.
  • Next, go to the link https://thedownvideo.com/tumblr-video-downloader?lang=en and paste the link of your desired content.
  • Click on Download.
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    After successfully downloading the content, it will appear on the Files app of your iPhone.

     

    How to download videos on iPhone from Reddit

     

    Reddit is a place where creative content makers share their exclusive content. People also discuss many critical and complex questions and inquiries here. To download content from Reddit, you have to use Redditsave. Follow this process to save videos from Reddit:

    How to download Reddit video to iPhone

  • Open the Reddit app.
  • Select the content that you want to download.
  • Click on Share, and a pop-up menu will appear.
  • From the pop-up menu, click on the share link.
  • Then open Safari or any web browser app.
  • Go to the link https://redditsave.com/ and paste the link of your desired content.
  • Click on Download.
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    How to download videos on iPhone from Vimeo

     

    Vimeo is an open-source platform for creative video makers and novice cinema makers. Vimeo lets users download video natively. Unlike YouTube, Vimeo downloads can be played outside of the app with other video players too. To download a video from Vimeo, follow this process:

    How to download Vimeo video to iPhone

  • Firstly, open the Vimeo app.
  • Then, select the content that you want to download.
  • Finally, click on the “Download” button.
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    After successfully downloading the content, it will appear on the Files app of your iPhone.

     

    How to download videos on iPhone from Snapchat

     

    Snapchat is a social media platform that lets people post short videos and chat with other people around the world. It also has many face filters and stuff for making funny videos. Thus, making it a very popular platform among young people. To download a video from this platform, follow these instructions:

    how to save a Snapchat video on iPhone

  • Open the Snapchat app.
  • Select the content that you want to download.
  • Click on Share, a pop-up menu will appear.
  • From the pop-up menu, click on the share link.
  • Next, open your default browser.
  • Go to the link https://www.expertstool.com/snapchat-video-downloader/  and paste the link to your desired content.
  • Click on Download.
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    After successfully downloading the content, you can find the file in the local storage of your iPhone.

     

    How to download videos on iPhone from Twitch

     

    Twitch is a trending streaming app that is especially popular among gamers. So if you want to  record a gameplay or explore how to download twitch clips on iPhone, follow these instructions:

    How to download videos from Twitch

  • Open the Twitch app.
  • Select the content that you want to download.
  • Click on the “Share” button; a pop-up menu will appear.
  • From the pop-up menu, tap on “share link.”
  • Open Safari app or any web browser.
  • Go to the link https://untwitch.com/ and paste the link of your desired content.
  • Click on the Download button.
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    The file will appear on the Files app of your iPhone after downloading.

     

    How to download videos on iPhone from Discord

     

    Discord is a popular chatting platform that is most popular among gamers. To download videos from Discord, follow this process:

    How to download videos from Discord

  • Firstly, open the Discord app.
  • Then, select the content that you want to download.
  • Finally, click on the “Download” button.
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    After successful download, the file can be located in your local storage.

     

    How to download a video from Dailymotion using iPhone

     

    Many popular media and broadcasting companies like Hearst Digital Media, Vice Media, and Bloomberg served as launch partners in the USA for Dailymotion. This platform is available in 183 languages and 43 localized versions with local homepages and local content, making it accessible to people across the globe. Here’s how to download a video from Dailymotion:

    how to download video from dailymotion using iPhone

  • Open the Dailymotion app.
  • Select the content that you want to download.
  • Then click on Share.
  • From the pop-up menu, click on the “Share Link” option.
  • Open the Safari app or any web browser.
  • Go to the link net and paste the link to your desired content.
  • Finally, click on the download button.
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    How to fix download error on iPhone videos

     

    The downloading process often becomes faulty for many reasons. If you ever face a downloading error on your iPhone, follow these instructions to solve:

    How to fix download error on iPhone videos

    Method 1: If your phone doesn’t have enough storage space, the downloading process will show an error. Check the space and delete some files to free up storage on your iPhone.

     

    Method 2: If your iPhone storage is low and “Optimize iPhone Storage” is on, the download process may show an error. Consider turning it off and free up some space or getting more iPhone storage.

     

    Closure

     

    So far, we have discussed how to download videos on iPhone from almost all major platforms. Once you’ve figured out how to save videos to your iPhone, it’s easy to fill up your library with anything you want to view later. Try and explore the options and processes that are described here and enjoy. Furthermore, you can also check how to edit videos or how to set a YouTube video as a ringtone or on your iPhone.

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