How to download IGTV videos

Instagram introduced IGTV, a new standalone app introduced by Instagram for video sharing, is been released recently. The main aim of this app is to compete with the bigger guns like YouTube and Snapchat.

The app opens up to vertically oriented videos and lets any user upload videos, either on the app or website. The videos can be up to an hour long.

As with every other video sharing platforms, IGTV also restricts its users from downloading the videos which is very obvious, but the weird thing is that there is no any option to offline videos. So, in this article, we are going to show you how to download IGTV videos in Android, iPhone or Laptop(pc).

Note: Please use the videos you downloaded legitimately.

 How to Download Videos in Android 

In this tutorial, we will be using an app called “Saveo” developed by TechUntold. This app has the ability to download videos from IGTV. It can also download videos and images from Instagram which is great. This app is available for free in play store.

  1. Download ‘Saveo – Repost App For Instagram’ from Google Play Store.
  2. Open the app and grant the permission it asks for. Don’t worry, the only permission it asks for is “storage access” to store downloaded videos into your internal memory. download IGTV videos
  3. Click on the top left icon which will take you right into the Instagram app.
  4. Now open the video or image which you wanna download.
  5. When you see options to Like, Comment and DM, tap on the 3 dots icon () beside those options and then choose ‘Copy Link’.download IGTV videos
  6. The moment you click ‘Copy link’ option, you will be taken to Saveo app and video will be a click away from getting downloaded.
  7. Click on download icon appearing right below the video to start downloading process.download IGTV videos
  8. You can see the downloading progress in the notification bar.

upside: You don’t have to copy and paste the link in another app, clicking the ‘copy link’ option will take you directly into the “Saveo” app and the video will be ready to get downloaded.

There are no ads at all in this application.

downside: A weird Saveo’s notification appears which you cannot remove.

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Download using IGTV Downloader app:

This is another great app which makes downloading IGTV videos easier. Simple design, decent looks, and minimal ads make this app one of the best options available.

  1. Download this app from Google Play Store.
  2. Open the app and grant permissions it asks for.
  3. Now open the video or image which you wanna download.
  4. When you see options to Like, Comment and DM, tap on the 3 dots icon () beside those options and then choose ‘Copy Link’.
  5. Open IGTV Downloader app and paste the link into the URL box.download IGTV videos
  6. Click on the Search button.
  7. Click ‘Download‘ button to start downloading process.
  8. Video downloading process can be seen in the notification bar. Downloaded videos will be stored in “Downloads” folder.

Download IGTV videos in iPhone, laptop, and Mac

Using this method you can download videos even from android. This method doesn’t require any app installation. Instead, a default browser is necessary.

  1. As usual, open IGTV and go to the video or image which you wanna download.
  2. When you see options to Like, Comment and DM, tap on the 3 dots icon () beside those options and then choose ‘Copy Link’.
  3. Open the browser and go to the website “thumbtube.com/igtv-downloader“.
  4. You’ll find a search bar in the page you opened, paste the URL into it.download IGTV videos
  5. Click on “Download video” button.
  6. Either click on the 3 dots in the video controls and select Download.download IGTV videos
  7. Or click on Download Video button and on the next page right click on the video and select Save Video As…download IGTV videos
  8. Save the video in the desired location.

If you have any further question or you wanna know anything, please feel free to comment down.

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