Dailymotion is rich in video content that can fulfill your need for information or entertainment. However, you can’t watch on the app or site when your device has poor Internet connection. Thankfully, you can download Dailymotion videos and watch them offline.
When you save Dailymotion to computer or phone, you can also avoid ads. There might be drawbacks, though. You might have to pay or install a software.
Don’t worry. There are ways to download Dailymotion videos free of charge. The following 5 steps are just one way to do so.
Step 1: Search for a web-based video downloader.
An online dailymotion video downloader doesn’t require software installation. You just have to visit the website and look for the search bar with the downloading button.
Step 2: Get the video link of the Dailymotion video you wish to download.
To do this, go to the tab where your Dailymotion video is playing or paused. Right-click the address bar. Click “Select All” and “Copy”.
Step 3: Paste the video link into the search bar of the online video downloader.
Return to the tab of the video downloader. Go to the search bar, which is usually at the top or in the middle of the page. Paste the copied video link on the search bar.
Step 4: Click the “Download Now” button beside the search bar.
The “Download Now” button is usually blue. Once you click it, the screen will show a conversion progress. This means the Dailymotion video is being converted to MP4 format.
Step 5: Save the video file.
Do you want to save Dailymotion to Mac? MP4 is a file type that’s compatible with video players available for Mac computers. The same rule applies if you wish to save Dailymotion to iPhone.
Depending on the length and size of the file, you may have to wait for a few minutes. Once downloaded, you can go to your Downloads folder and move the file to your preferred location. You can also copy it to your other devices.
That’s it. You can now watch Dailymotion offline without installing a software and dealing with ads.