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[Updated] 2021 Savefrom Alternatives to Download Video Safely

The site Savefrom.net was a free online site mainly used to download videos from sites like FaceBook, Vimeo, and more. However, since April 28, 2020, the site was shut down due to copyright issues. Are there any alternative to Savefrom.net to help users download online videos safely? See 2021 updated list here.

Best downloader alternatives to Savefrom.net
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Safe Savefrom Alternative Free Download Online Videos without Worries

WinX YouTube Downloader – A 100% clean, safe, and free alternative video downloader to Savefrom.

  • Free download videos from Vimeo, Dailymotion, Facebook, and 300+ sites.
  • Support downloading videos in HD, 4K, and even 8K without quality loss.
  • Download channel videos in batch.
  • Download online videos in FLV, WebM, MP4, etc. as is.
  • 100% Free, Safe, and Clearn of virus or malware.

Free Download Videos with this Savefrom Alternative

Step 1: Download and install the alternative downloader to Savefrom.net. Run it and find the video to download.
Step 2: Click the + (add) button on the interface of the downloader. Then copy the URL of the video and paste it to the address bar. Click "Analyze" button to load the video information.
Step 3: Select the resolution and format you want to download. Then click Start.

Savefrom.net alternative downloader
Free Savefrom.net alternative downloader

Is it safe to download videos using this Savefrom alternative?

Yes. With Savefrom.net and other alternatives online tools, there will be limits on the maximum size of the video they can download and risks of malware and ads. Most importantly, your activity can be tracked. When using installed Savefrom alternative downloading software, all the downloading tasks happen on your local computer instead of a remote server. This means that no one can track your activity.

Updated Online Alternative Sites to Savefrom net that are Still Working


Clip Converter is a free online media recorder that also offers Savefrom.net alternative downloading feature. It’s able to download videos from Vimeo, and many other online sites and convert them into MP4, 3GP, AVI, MOV, MKV as well as MP3, M4A, and AAC. You can free download videos from the web within clicks. It supports videos in resolutions up to 4K.

It's very easy to use.
It allows you to convert online videos to different formats.

It doesn't support online videos containing music.
There is redirect to unwanted and malicious advertising site.
It won't support YouTube channels, or batch download.

Alternative site to savefrom.net
Clip Converter


Y2Mate is a site similar to SaveFrom.net. You can use it to download music, videos, TV shows, and more. Like SaveFrom.net, simply copy and paste the URL you want, it will provide you the video and audio download options in different sizes and resolutions. It lets you download SD and HD videos from popular platforms like Facebook, Vimeo, Dailymotion, and several others on Mac OS, Windows, Linux, iPhone, or mobile devices.

Download videos in different formats like MP4, M4V, WMV, MP3, WebM, etc.
It supports videos and music.

It doesn't allow you to select video download to the format you want.
It can't download large and long files.
It's limited to HD 1080P only.

savefrom.net alternative site


The Savefrom.net alternative downloading site mainly aims at downloading videos from Facebook, and Vimeo. It supports videos, playerlist, and channels. You can save the downloaded videos in MP4, AVI, MOV in 480P, 720P, 1080P, or MP3, OGG, WAV audio. The best part is, unlike many other sites, DownVids is able to grab long and large videos from web.

It's easy and fast.
It supports YouTube channels.

Limited sites are supported.
It may get stuck randomly.

Savefrom.net alternative YouTube downloading site

Video Grabber

As its name suggests, the Savefrom alternative downloading site is able to grab online videos from popular sites like Vevo, FaceBook, Vimeo, LiveLeak, etc. In addition to video grabbing, the site also offers ability to edit, convert, and record videos. There is a desktop pro version to help you get popular live streaming video, movie, TV shows and episodes from more sites.

It's able to download encrypted videos.
It supports playlists and batch download.
It will also record, convert, and edit files.

It fails frequently to analyze the URL link.
You'll need to download the Video Grabber Pro to download some famous videos.

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Video Grabber


SaveTheVideo.com works as an alternative site to SaveFrom.net except one thing, it won't download YouTube videos. Though YouTube is on the list of its supported sites, it will remind you "Downloading YouTube videos is disabled because it violates the YouTube terms of service." if you try to save a YouTube video. However, it supports many other sites like Facebook, Instragram, Vimeo, Twitter, etc., and convert them to various different formats and devices.

It also let you convert, edit, and cut videos in different formats.

It doesn't support YouTube videos.

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Disclaimer: Digiarty Software does not advocate downloading or copying copyright content for any commercial purpose and suggests referring to the copyright laws in your countries before doing so.


author - Brent Archer

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Brent Archer is an experienced editor who loves all things related to social. He has spent more than a decade writing instructional contents related to social media, streaming services and video related topics all over the internet for Digiarty. Outside the social, he is addicted to Google I/O, Apple WWDC and other tech news to keep him informed.

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