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2 Ways to Download Video from Any Website Online

By Tony Moton

June 14, 2018

Sometimes we find some interesting or useful videos on the Internet such as on YouTube, Netflix and Tumblr, but we fail to download them because few of them would offer the download link for users. So are there any methods to download video from any website? To download an online video, online downloader and screen recorder are universally used. In the following article, we will show you more detail information about the two methods.


Method 1. Download Video from Any Website Online with VidPaw

Since you don't need to download a software, it might be the most convenient way to download videos on any website by using an online downloader, like VidPaw. View the operating steps below.


Step 1. Open a video you want to download from any website.

Step 2. Copy the video's address by right-clicking, or you can press Ctrl+C (Windows), Command+C (MAC) to do so.

Step 3. Visit the website VidPaw.

Step 4. Post the video's address in the text field by pressing.

Step 5. Pick up the video in your favorite output settings such as MP4 format, high-quality video and so on.

Step 6. Click on the download button to start downloading.


Many online downloaders provide browser plugin for users. However, this online video downloader consists of no plugins.

Method 2. Record and Save Video from Any Website with TuneFab

There is no doubt that the best way to download an online video is to make use of a screen recorder for no limitation. You are able to get a video from any website freely. Here we recommend you an amazing and reliable screen recorder, named TuneFab Screen Recorder.

TuneFab Screen Recorder is a third party software for users to download video online without limitation. It supports any website and has the ability to record the video with high quality in few operating steps. The quality of the recordings is quality-guaranteed. 

Step 1. Install and Launch TuneFab Screen Recorder

Before recording the online video, you need to download TuneFab Screen Recorder on your PC firstly. And then, you will see a simple interface as below when you are launching the software.

Main Interface

Step 2. Register TuneFab Screen Recorder

After launching the software, you will have a free trial which allows you to record a video up to 3 minutes. If you want to get the full version of the video, you need to purchase TuneFab Screen Recorder which is registered. Type your email address and registration Code which will be sent to your email to activate TuneFab Screen Recorder.

Register TuneFab Screen Recorder

Step 3. Recording Area Settings

To record video from online website, please select "Video Recorder" from the main interface. After that, you will be directed into the "Video Recorder" section. Before recording, you need to select your desired recording region. Click on the first option from the below interface, you will be able to select your recording area from Full screen, Fix region or Custom, etc. 

Recording Area Settings

Step 4. Recording Inputs Settings

If you are going to record video with voice, then you need to make sure both "System Sound" and "Microphone" options are selected. To achieve better quality, you’d better not check "Microphone" because it might record ambient noise.

Recording Inputs Settings

Step 5. Video Location Settings

Click on the gear icon to activate "Preference" and select "Output". In "Location of outoput files", you can reset the location of output video, and change video format, video quality, frame rate of the recorded video.

General Output Settings

Step 6. Shortcuts Settings (OPTIONAL)

Go to "Hotkeys". And then you are able to change the hotkeys for start/stop capture, pause/resume capture and take a screenshot.

Change Shortcuts

Step 7. Video Output Format Settings

What's more, you are in a position to select the output format for saving the video. Go to "Output" > "Video format", then you can choose MP4, MOV, F4V, AVI, GIF and other formats as output video format. Moreover, you can decide the video codec, quality and frame rate for the video.

Choose Output Video Format

Step 8. Start Recording

Finally, open an online video you want to record. And then, click on "REC" to start the record. Besides, when you pause the recording, please don’t forget to click on "Save" button at the lower right corner of the screen to save the recording video.

Preview Recorded Video

It is common to download an online video from any website by using an online downloader or a screen recorder. Comparing the two methods introduced above, you will see which one is your option. Therefore, pick up the right one from VidPaw and TuneFab Screen Recorder for downloading videos from the website.

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