How to Extract Video From a Website

Users can easily extract video from a website by using a built-in feature of their Internet browser. When users preview the HTML coding for a page, they can analyze the page’s formatting and isolate any linked media. This functionality makes it possible to download an embedded clip in just a few clicks.

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Open an Internet browser and access the website with the video.

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Retrieve the HTML code for the website. Locate the direct URL to the video, the link will include a digital video file extension.

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Copy the video’s direct URL and paste it in another Internet browser window. Press “Enter” to load the media.

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Go to the “File” tab and choose “Save As…” A save file dialog box will deploy.

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Program a saving destination for the extracted video and assign it a file name. The media will be exported in its native format with its corresponding file extension. Click “Save” to download the clip.