Do you know that twitter doesn’t allow us to download videos? Here is the complete guide on how to save videos from Twitter. Recently I also wrote about on how to save GIF from Twitter. Like an animated GIF, you can download video from Twitter. By default, Twitter doesn’t provide any download option to save the video to your PC or mobile phone. But, You can do this with or without third party websites.
There are many third-party apps, websites, browser extensions and software available to download videos from Facebook and Twitter. Also, some users don’t like the browser extensions because of privacy concerns. So, here I’m writing about how to save videos from Twitter without worrying about your privacy.
Doesn’t matter you are using Twitter on PC or Mobile phone, you can easily download videos from Twitter. Some users don’t like to use any third party app or website. So, here is the trick to download videos without any software or app.
There are two ways to download or save videos from Twitter.
1. How To Save Videos From Twitter Without Software/Website
Below are the steps for PC and Mobile phone.
When you see any video on Twitter, then, there is no option available to download or save it. So, below are the steps to save the video.
Open Twitter and click on the arrow icon of the tweet, which has a video.
Click on the “Copy link to tweet” option. Now the video tweet link is copied to the clipboard.
Paste the link in URL of the browser. After that, write the “mobile.” (without quotes) before the twitter.com and press Enter. (The link will look like as https://mobile.twitter.com/status/123)
After that, the video will be shown on the screen. Click on the video to play the video. After that, right click on the video and click on the “Save video as” option. (Note: If you are using Chrome browser, then, you can also click on the Download icon from the bottom right of the video to download or save the video.)
So, this is the simple and easiest way to save the video from Twitter on PC.
On Mobile Phone
On PC, You can download video from Twitter with a mobile version of Twitter. So, Obviously, You can also do this on a mobile phone. But, you need to open Twitter from Chrome browser on your smartphone. Below are the steps.
Open Twitter from chrome browser and log in to your account.
Click on the video tweet to play the video.
Tap and hold on the video while playing and you will see the “Download video” option. Tap on the Download Video option. (Note: If you are using chrome browser, then, You can also download the video by a tap on the download icon from the bottom right corner of the video.)
Above two methods are easy to use and you don’t need any app, software or third party website to save the video.
2. How To Save Videos From Twitter With Third-Party Website
Some users are used the third party websites or apps to download or save the videos from Twitter. So, below are the steps to do this on your PC and mobile phone. The steps are same for PC and mobile phone.
Open Twitter and click on the arrow icon of the tweet, which has video.
Click on the “Copy link to tweet” option and the video tweet link will be copied to the clipboard.
That’s all. After that, the video downloading will start.
So, guys, this is the guide on ‘how to save videos from Twitter’. If you are searching for “how to download videos from twitter” then, this article may helpful for you. Because there is no need to use any third party website, app, extension or software to download the videos. Not only from Twitter, you can also download videos from Facebook with this method without any tool or website.
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