How to download a movie?

In most cases, downloading videos to a computer does not cause difficulties; all you need to do is click the Download button. But there are many popular hosting sites (,,,) that do not provide for the function of downloading a file, but contain a lot of useful information. How to download video on your computer from similar sites, our article will tell.

Download video from hosting can be in the following ways:

  • using the online service;
  • using various programs.

Online service

One of the most convenient ways to download videos are online resources. All of them work on the same principle, which we consider the example of the service. This service allows you to download videos from many popular resources (partial list):

  • Youtube;
  • Vimeo;
  • Mail;
  • Yandex;
  • Vk;
  • Odnoklassniki.


  1. Copy the address of the video using the key combination "Ctrl" + "c" (copy).
  2. We go to the service page and in a dedicated column using the key combination "Ctrl" + "v" insert the address of our video.
  3. Click the "Download" button, select the video quality and download location. A few minutes - and video on your computer.


In the address bar before the link to the video insert (example: and press the "Enter" key.


Download master

This program is not a specialized product for downloading videos, but it can be successfully used for this.

  1. To start, download and, following the prompts, install the program.
  2. We go to the page with the video we are interested in and click on it with the right mouse button. In the drop-down menu, look for a function that allows you to copy the link to the video. In Vkontakte is “copy the frame”, in YouTube - “copy url”. Select the desired option.
  3. Download the Download master program and click on the “+” in the upper part of the window.
  4. Insert the copied link into the “Link” line, select the file saving location and click the “Start Download” button.

If you want to learn more about how to download from YouTube, read the article How to download from YouTube.

Winner Download Manager

Another similar program that allows you to download a movie for free is. The general sequence of actions is the same, but there is an additional opportunity to choose the quality of the download.



There are a number of applications that are embedded in your browser, which facilitates their use.Such programs include the application NetVideoHunter, which is able to work with the Mozilla Firefox browser:

  1. Install the application by visiting the site.
  2. At the end of the installation process, restart the browser. Now you can start the application from the top panel of the browser, if necessary.
  3. To do this, select the desired video and start the download with the "Download" button.

VKMusic 4

Downloading video and audio from social networks is in great demand. And if there is demand, offers are born. For example, for VKontakte, a very convenient program VKMusic 4 was developed. With its help, you can download not only video but also music: Download the program from the site and, following the prompts, install it on your computer.

  1. Select the "Download" section in the toolbar.
  2. In the drop-down menu you can manage downloading files: add links and start downloading, rename files, pause the download process. The VKontakte menu allows you to quickly search for the desired files in the sections: “My Videos”, “Video Recordings of Friends / Groups”.

The convenience of the program, in addition to a good interface, is the ability to download multiple files at once.It also allows you to choose not only the quality, but also the format of the file being downloaded.