Have you ever done a Facebook live inside your group and then wanted to download it after? I’m going to show you how to download video from a private Facebook group.
How to download video from a private Facebook group
You know the situation. You go live in your Facebook group and then hit post to feed.
Two seconds later you realised you forgot to save it to your phone! Don’t worry, I can show you how to download video from a private Facebook group with just a few clicks.
1 Open the video
Go into your group and find the video that you want to save.
2 Click on the date
Click on the date of the video to open it in its unique URL.
3 Change www
Change the ‘www’ in the URL to ‘m’.
4 View source
Right click on the video and click on ‘view source.’ This will open up a page full of code. Don’t freak out. You don’t need to know anything about code.
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5 Copy source
Select all the code and copy it.
6 Paste to app
Paste it into the Facebook Private Video Downloader.
Click on download under the box where you posted the code.
Right click on the button that says ‘download’ and then click save link as and save it to wherever you want to save it to and you’re done. I usually upload my completely videos to Vimeo (if I want them to go somewhere like a private course or membership) or to Youtube if they’re going to be public.
If you’re more of a visual person, you can see how to download video from a private Facebook group in the video below.