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How to Download Video from BBC

download bbc BBC (British Broadcasting Corporation) offers plenty of news videos on the official website along with posts. You can enjoy the videos online for free, however, you can't download BBC video directly for offline access as there is no download option provided. Wondering how to save the BBC news broadcasts as a local video file for watching later? Consider it done now as you've come to the right place! Here the best 2 BBC video downloaders that can help you download videos from BBC for watching offline.

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How to Download BBC Video from YouTube Official Channel

Even though you cannot directly download video from the BBC website, it also uploads its news videos on its official YouTube channel. In that case, you can simply get AceThinker Video Keeper to download YouTube BBC video. It offers powerful downloading technology since it can save several BBC videos from YouTube in bulk. Additionally, it can even download the entire YouTube playlist in one click. Moreover, you can download BBC video in the highest quality available. Follow the step-by-step guide below to grab BBC video from YouTube with this noteworthy video downloader.

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Step 1 Set Up the BBC News Video Downloader

Download the correct version of the installer by clicking the Download button above. After that, follow the set-up guide to install it completely. Once done, the main interface should appear automatically. Next, visit YouTube and type in "BBC News" on the search bar of YouTube to load all of the BBC's videos. Find and select the particular video you want to download and copy the YouTube BBC video URL. Switch back to the software to paste the copied BBC link into the search bar.

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Step 2 Download BBC News Video

Next, press the "Enter" key on your keyboard. Once the BBC video link is analyzed, hit the "Dropdown" menu to select the video resolution. At last, hit "Download" to start the process.

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Step 3 Play BBC News Video

Wait for the BBC video downloading process to complete. Once done, click the "Downloaded" panel, and the output should be there. You can right-click a file and choose "Play" to watch the video.

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How to Download Video from BBC.com Via Recording

What if you suddenly experience a very slow internet connection, and the downloading process went forever? Well, a great alternative is to record the video whilst playing. Screen Grabber Premium is the best option for you to record BBC video for watching offline without the Internet. The tool can capture any part of your screen activity and also capture the system sound, which is perfect for recording BBC videos. Additionally, it can record the BBC News video and retain its original quality. This is possible since it records the screen for up to 4K quality.

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Step 1 Download BBC News Video Recorder

Click the "Download" button that suits the operating system of your device. Then, run the installation guide and save it completely on your computer. Once done, run it and you will see the simple interface as below.

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Step 2 Record BBC News Video

Open your web browser and visit BBC.com. Search for any news video, but don't play it yet. Next, hit the "Video Recorder" option and make sure that "System Sound" is turned on. Then, you can select the recording area between full screen or just select a part of it. After that, hit "Rec" to start. You can now play the BBC News video.

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Step 3 Play BBC News Video

Once the recording is OK, click Stop to end the recording and a preview window will then appear, allowing you to play and check the recorded video. If it is OK, click Save to store the video on your local hard drive.

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FAQs about BBC

How to download video from BBC on mobile or tablet?

Download BBC iPlayer. Then, from there, you can browse the videos that you want to save on your devices. Next, click "Download" below the video thumbnail. Wait, and your video will then be available shortly.

How to download BBC Programmes to view offline?

You can use AceThinker Video Keeper. Go to the Home tab and type "BBC News" to get the video link. After copying the URL, go back to the downloader and click the Download button. On the other hand, you can also use Screen Grabber instead and record the BBC videos.

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Posted by Trafalgar Law to Web Video Downloader

Last updated on May 11, 2021

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