Facebook Messenger is one of the most popular messaging app worldwide. According to the Facebook announcement, Facebook Messenger exceeded 1.3 billion users. They are sharing 20 billion messages every single month. Definitely, you are receiving dozen of videos from your friends every day.
But what if you are interested in downloading video from Facebook Messenger? Below I will show you how to do this easily on your iPhone, Android, and your computer.
Choose your Device:
Before choosing your device, keep in mind that you will find two kinds of videos. The first one is the video that uploaded from your friends’s phone. And the second one is a video sent via Facebook’s share button. In the below guide I will let you know how you can download both kinds of videos on iPhone, Android or PC.
How to Download Video from Facebook Messenger on Your iPhone?
Download uploaded videos from Messenger on iPhone
Step 1: Open Facebook Messenger the go to the video you are interested in, then Long-press the video to show more options in the toolbar at the bottom of your iPhone screen. Now tap on the “Save” choice.
Now your video has been saved to your iPhone or iPad camera roll or photos folder. But it may take a few minutes for the video to appear there.
Download Shared videos from Messenger on iPhone
Step 1: Select the conversation to which the video was sent, then open the link (not the video). This will take you to the original location of the video on Facebook.
Now you have to copy the video link. Tap on the “Share” button, then tap the link icon at the top of your iPhone screen. Now the video link has been copied successfully to clipboard.
Go to FBKeeper
, then paste the copied link into the text area then click the “Go” button to fetch your video. Finally, click the “Download” button to save the video to your iPhone photos folder.
Now Safari will ask you: "Do you want to download this video", just click on "Download". Then you will note the download progress icon appeared on the top right corner of Safari.
After completeing the video download, just tap on the download icon to check your video. Finally you can save this video to your iPhone photos folder by tapping on the share icon, then "Save Video".
How to Download Video from Facebook Messenger on Your Android Phone?
Download uploaded videos from Messenger on Android
Step 1: Open your Facebook Messenger app, then go to the video you are interested in then Long-press the video, doing so will cause a few different options to appear at the bottom of your Android phone screen. Just tap on “Save Video”
In a few minutes the video will be downloaded and saved to your phone gallery.
Download Shared videos from Messenger on Android Phone
Step 1: Open Facebook Messenger then open the link of the video, this will take you towards the original location of this video on Facebook.
Now we want to copy the video link in order to download it. To do so, tap on the 3-dots located above the video, then choose the “Copy Link” option. Now the link has been copied to your clipboard.
Finally go to FBKeeper
, then paste the video link and click the “Go” button, now FBKeeper will fetch your video immediately. Click on the “Download” button to save the video to your phone gallery.
How to Download Video from Facebook Messenger on your Computer?
Download uploaded videos from Messenger on PC
Step 1: Open Facebook Messenger from your Google Chrome, then click on the video you are interested in to play it.
Step 2: Click the “Download” button on the top of your computer screen to save it to your download folder. Done.
Download Shared videos from Messenger on Computer
Step 1: Open Facebook Messenger and then right-click on the video you are interested in, then choose “Show video URL”
Facebook will show you the video link. Now Copy the video link.
From your Google Chrome open FBKeeper
, then paste the link and click “Go”. FBKeeper will fetch your video.
Click the “Download” button to save the video in your download folder.