How to Download Video from Any Website in 22 Free and Easy Ways

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We all loved to be entertained by videos, regardless they are short TikTok videos or the latest released movies. However, we don't always have access to the network or the video hosting sites. That's why many of us want to download video from internet for the offline viewing. And luckily, this is not any rocket science. In this post, we'll show you 22 free and simple ways to download video from any website.

How to Download Video from Any Website with VideoProc

Let's start with the best tool in the market for downloading videos from any website: VideoProc. It has the ability to download HD, 4K, and even 8K videos from YouTube, Instagram, Facebook Live, Pinterest, TikTok, Dailymotion, Vimeo, and another 1000+ video hosting sites. You can save the downloaded video to MP4, FLV, or WEBM as well as convert the video to 420+ other media format. The most alluring part of this perfect 4K video downloader lies in its high flexibility. With it, you can download a single video, batch saves multiple videos, extract all the videos of a playlist as you like.

Download Video from Any Website with VideoProc

It offers a raft of useful extra features, such as the HD screen recorder which allows us to record the screen for downloading the video from a site that's not letting downloading, and the video trimmer which helps us to get a specific segment from an online video.

How to Download Video from Any Website with 4K Video Downloader

Download Video from Any Website with 4K Video Downloader

4K Video Downloader is a cross-platform program for downloading videos from the internet and can run on Windows, Mac, and Linux operating systems. With it, we can grab videos in MP4, MKV, and FLV formats from YouTube, Dailymotion, Facebook, and plenty of other major video sharing platforms. What feature separates 4K Video Downloader from its competitors is its capability to download 4K ultra-high-resolution videos. Plus, it can auto-download the latest video released by the YouTube channels you've subscribed to.

How to Download Video from Any Website with JDownloader

Download Video from Any Website with JDownloader

JDownloader, firstly released in 2011, is one of the most well-known video downloaders that's capable of downloading videos from the internet for free. It's an open-source program available for Windows, Mac, and Linux. Unlike most other tools that require you to provide the specific link of the target video, JDownloader can detect and download all the downloaded videos contained by a page.

How to Download Video from Any Website with YouTube-DL

YouTube-DL is a command-line program used for downloading videos from the internet on Windows, Mac, and Linux machines. There is no limit on watermark, ads, file size, video format, and video resolution. However, it doesn't come with a regular UI which might take a beginner a steep learning curve to master how to use the command line to have everything controlled.

How to Download Video from Any Website with Freemake Video Downloader

Download Video from Any Website with Freemake

Freemake Video Downloader is an easy yet powerful program for Windows users to download a video off a website. It can download videos from 10000 sites including YouTube and Facebook and save the videos to MP4, AVI, FLV, or other popular file formats. However, some anti-virus recognized Freemake Video Downloader as malware, so it might not be a 100% safe and secure tool as it claims to be.

How to Download Video from Any Website with 5KPlayer

Download Video from Any Website with 5Kplayer

5Kplayer is most known as a reliable media player on Windows and Mac computers which can also work as an all-in-one video grabber to rip video from websites. With it, you can download 720P, 1080P, 4K, and 8K videos from 300+ Facebook, Dailymotion, Instagram, YouTube, and 300+ sites. The interface of 5Klayer is pretty clear and straightforward which ensures everything could get done without hassles.

How to Download Video from Any Website with VLC media player

Download Video from Any Website with VLC

VLC media player is one of the most famous multiple media player which can play videos of any types on Windows, Mac, and Linux operating system. It can also help you to directly play streaming videos and download videos from the internet without paying a dime. However, it's not always useful. It might fail to download the videos protected by secure encryption techniques.

How to Download Video from Any Website with YTB Video Downloader

Download Video from Any Website with YTB

Don't be fooled by its name, YTB Video Downloader is not only able to download YouTube videos, but also lets you download videos from TikTok, Vimeo, Bing, Facebook, Dailymotion, Yahoo, and many a few more websites on the internet. What's worth noting is you have the options to choose the target video quality, but the maximum video resolution supported by YTB Video Downloader is HD. Therefore, it's not a perfect tool for people who want to rip a video from website for watching on TVs or other devices with large monitors.

How to Download Video from Any Website with VidPaw

Download Video from Any Website with VidPaw

VidPaw is one of the easiest online tools for downloading videos from any website. We recommend it if you are looking for a hassle-free option that requires zero effects on your part for efficiently downloading 4K and HD videos from YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, and other major video sharing sites. The thing that disappoints us a little bit is VidPaw only lets its users download the video in MP4 format.

How to Download Video from Any Website with ClipGrab

Download Video from Any Website with ClipGrab

ClipGrab is a beginner-friendly video converter and downloader that can be used for free on Windows, Mac, and Linux. To speak of its ability to download video from websites, it supports YouTube, Vimeo, and a number of other popular video hosting sites. In addition, the video downloaded from the internet can be saved with your desired resolution (360P, 720P, and 1080P).

How to Download Video from Any Website with CocoCut

Download Video from Any Website with CocoCut

CocoCut is a free and fast browser extension for Chrome and Edge. It allows you to download videos from any website instantly. What surprises me is its high compatibility, letting its users download videos in MP4, FLV, 3GP, AVI, MOV, or tons of other formats without the help of additional software or plugins. For some videos that cannot be download for watching offline, you can use the recording toolkit of CocoCut to take a screen record.

How to Download Video from Any Website with Video Downloader Plus

Download Video from Any Websites with Video Downloader Plus

Video Downloader Plus offered by FBDOWN is a chrome extension used for fast downloading video from the internet. It can detect and save the MP4/WMV/3GP videos from the links of YouTube, Vimeo, Dailymotion, Facebook, or any other video streaming sites. Better yet, there is no worry about ads or limits.

How to Download Video from Any Website with Video Downloader Professional

Download Video from Any Website with Video Downloader Professional

Video Downloader Professional offers a one-click solution to download video from any website. You simply need to enable this extension on your browser, the app will automatically identify the videos playing on the current web page. Once it finished the analysis, you can select the desired quality and format to start the downloading process.

How to Download Video from Any Website with Video DownloadHelper

Download Video from Any Website with Video DownloadHelper

It would be remiss of us if we didn't put Video DownloadHelper in this list. This handy extension can work on Chrome and Firefox browsers, giving everything you need to download videos of any type (including the M3U8 live stream video) from the internet. It comes with many useful additional features to optimize the downloading process, for example, it lets you hide the ads videos from the detected video list and convert the downloaded video to another format.

How to Download Video from Any Website with Keepvid

Download Video from Any Website with Keepvid

Keepvid is a handy online application that allows you to download video from any website without installing third-party software or extensions. From our test, Keepvid is useless for grabbing site-protected video, but there aren't any problems to extract videos from Vimeo and most video sharing or hosting platforms. The real downside of this online video downloader lies in its pop-up ads and misleading download button which might induce you to install many unnecessary applications.

How to Download Video from Any Website with Kapwing

Download Video from Any Website with Kapwing

Kapwing didn't hype itself as a capable online video recorder, but it does have the ability to download video from the internet. From YouTube to Dailymotion and Veoh, this easy-to-use online tool can fast identify the videos playing on the webpage and lets you download the video within a few simple clicks. The outcome generated by a free account of Kapwing is with a watermark. However, you can easily get rid of the logo by login Kapwing with an email or Social Media account. Plus, it provides you with several editing toolkits, with which you can download a certain segment of online videos to your hard drive.

How to Download Video from Any Website with SaveTheVideo

Download Video from Any Website with SaveTheVideo

SaveTheVideo is a novice-friendly online application to download video from TikTok, likee, Facebook, Odnoklassniki, Instagram, and literally any video content platform available on the internet. Moreover, it lets you select between different video formats and resolutions for downloading. Ads intrusion is the only thing we don't like about SaveTheVideo.

How to Download Video from Any Website with FLVTO

Download Video from Any Website with FLVTO

Don't be fooled by the name of FLVTO. Grabbing the online videos as FLV files is not its sole feature. This amazing piece of online tool supports converting and downloading MP4, AVI, and AVI HD video from the internet. The ads on the downloading page might be a little disturbing. However, it's still a good option since it doesn't put any constriction on video size or length.

How to Download Video from Any Website with VIDO

Download Video from Any Website with VIDO

VIDO is a great piece of online video downloader program that can download videos from Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, Tumblr, and 800 more sites. It's simple to use, ad-free, and flexible as far as resolution and format options are concerned. If you need something to help you download 4K videos from the internet for free without installing a third-party app, VIDO is worth trying out.

How to Download Video from Any Website with VDownloader

Download Video from Any Website with Vdownloader

VDownloader is one of the best tools for downloading video from the internet and it takes zero learning curve to use. It supports downloading HD, 4K, and even 8K videos from Facebook, Twitch, YouTube, Ted, and tons of more video-sharing websites. The best thing is, both Mac and Windows users can access all the nifty features of VDownloader for free.

How to Download Video from Any Website with QDownloader

Download Video from Any Website with Qdownloader

QDownloader is a reliable and safe online tool that offers a copy & paste way to download any videos from any website. It supports extracting videos from YouTube, Instagram, Facebook, and all other major video sharing and hosting platforms. With it, you can download the videos in 360P, 720P, 1080P, and a few more resolutions. In this way, you can entertain yourself with the best viewing experience when watching the downloaded videos offline.

How to Download Video from Any Website with aTubeCatcher

Download Video from Any Website with aTubeCatcher

aTubeCatcher can identify and download the videos on 1000+ video sharing platforms including Vimeo, Facebook, and Spike. Thanks to a wide range of output format options, you can use this decent piece of video downloader to save online videos in AVI, MP4, WMV, or any other desired format. Unfortunately, aTubeCatcher works only for Windows, leaving Mac users out in the cold.

About The Author

Cecilia Hwung is the marketing manager of Digiarty Software and the editor-in-chief of VideoProc team. She pursues common progress with her team and expects to share more creative content and useful information to readers. She has strong interest in copywriting and rich experience in video editing tips.

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