Video Downloader for Chrome

Video Downloader for Chrome

🚀 Save any video with ease! Video Downloader for Chrome extension saves your favorite content in just one click. Download now!

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What is Video Downloader for Chrome?

Video Downloader for Chrome is a very popular Chrome extension by This extension has 4,038,685 weekly active users, a good user rating of 4.68, and is most similar to Video Downloader Plus and Video Downloader Online. The latest version, 2.5, was updated a month ago.

Stats date:
Version: 2.5 (Last updated: 2023-04-13)
Creation date: 2020-09-30
Manifest version: 2
  • webRequest
  • webRequestBlocking
  • storage
  • <all_urls>
  • activeTab
  • tabs
  • downloads
Size: 505.86K
Email: Click to see
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Very low risk likelihood

Other platforms

Not available on Firefox
Video Download
Video Download (v1.5.3)
42 20,026
Video Downloader for Chrome browser is an essential tool for anyone who wants to save videos from the internet. This Chrome extension allows users to easily download videos from a variety of websites, including instructional videos, game videos, workout videos, news, and movies, with just one click.

One of the main advantages of Video Downloader for Chrome is the ability to run saved videos later, even without an internet connection. This means that you can save files and share funny moments with friends, and keep files on your PC for future watching. With the built-in player, you can even play videos offline without buffering.

Using Video Downloader for Chrome is incredibly easy. Simply browse the website with the Chrome browser, click on the extension icon in the top right of the browser, and auto-detect videos. Then, tap the "Download" button in the popup and choose which video files you want to save. It's that simple!

Video Saver for Chrome offers a range of useful features, including the ability to download videos as a file to your PC and the opportunity to review them later offline. You can save videos in different available formats and qualities according to your needs, including 720p, 1080p, 2K, and 4K. This means that you can enjoy high-quality videos on any device.

Another advantage of this extension is that it is free to use and does not require any registration. You can download any video without registration, making it a great tool for anyone who wants to save videos quickly and easily.

It's important to note that Video Downloader for Chrome is not a YouTube downloader. Due to restrictions of the Google Web Store Policies and Developer Program Policies, it is not possible to save YouTube videos using this extension. However, Video Downloader for Chrome is a great tool to get videos from various websites (Facebook, Twitter, Dailymotion, Vimeo, and Instagram).

Note. Video Downloader for Chrome doesn't guarantee 100% results, in cases when a video is not found or users open the extension on the wrong pages, the extension shows the message - "Video not found".
User reviews
User reviews summary
These summaries are automatically generated weekly using AI based on recent user reviews. Chrome Web Store does not verify user reviews, so some user reviews may be inaccurate, spammy, or outdated.
  • Works on DailyMotion
  • Works for Instagram videos
  • Doesn't work for most users
  • Says video not found for many videos
  • Useless for many websites
Most mentioned
  • Doesn't work
  • Video not found
  • Useless
  • Fake
  • Garbage
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Risk impact

Video Downloader for Chrome requires a number of risky permissions that can potentially harm your browser and steal your data. Exercise caution when installing this extension. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install Video Downloader for Chrome if you trust the publisher.

Risk impact measures the level of extra permissions an extension has access to. A low risk impact extension cannot do much harms, whereas a high risk impact extension can do a lot of damage like stealing your password, bypass your security settings, and access your personal data. High risk impact extensions are not necessarily malicious. However, if they do turn malicious, they can be very harmful.

Risk likelihood

Video Downloader for Chrome has earned a good reputation and can be trusted.

Risk likelihood measures the probability that a Chrome extension may turn malicious. This is determined by the publisher and the Chrome extension reputation on Chrome Web Store, the amount of time the Chrome extension has been around, and other signals about the Chrome extension. Our algorithms are not perfect, and are subject to change as we discover new ways to detect malicious extensions. We recommend that you always exercise caution when installing a Chrome extension, especially ones with higher risk impact and/or higher risk likelihood.

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