SaveFrom.net not working while you need to download videos from YouTube? You are not alone as so many people have met the same problem.

As a famous online video download platform, SaveFrom.net runs well in most cases, in other times it just doesn't work for no reason, for example, "the download link not found". This is very annoying particularly when you are in great need of downloading video from YouTube.

So, we collect the problems you might encountered in today passage and we wish the solutions we provide can settle your problem in downloading video online.


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Why the SaveFrom.net Not Work [Solution Include]

However, although you have successfully installed the extension, SaveFrom.net Helper just won't work. Perhaps it is because the download link is not found in SaveFrom.net or the download button doesn't show. Here comes a list of problems in using SaveFrom.net. Some of them are offered workarounds while others not due to its some known and unidentified factors.


1) It appears an error, saying "suspicious extensions are blocked" in Google Chrome.

Solution: Google Chrome blocks installation of any extensions not registered in online Chrome store. We suggest installing other supported websites, like Opera.


2) How to continue downloading if the download accidentally stopped.

Solution: Use download managers to solve problems with downloading.


3) "I used to be able to download videos with a click of the green button but now it only pops up a playback window instead of a download dialog."

Solution: After showing the playback, click on the video with the right button and select "save as".


4) Cannot download YouTube video in Safari browser.

Solution: Before downloading a video, hold down thebutton and then the download button.


5) After updating my Tampermonkey user script, my downloader stopped working.

Solution: Remove the extension from Tampermonkey and re-install the SaveFrom.net Helper again.


6) No extension coming in Facebook for download, not showing the green arrow for download.

Solution: Make sure you have already updated your website and SaveFrom.net to the latest version. And then re-install the extension.


Other common troubles in using SaveFrom.net to download website videos:

• I have the green arrow, but it just won't download. Instead, I get a "No Links were Found Message". / Download links not found in Facebook.

• Can't download 1080p video/ only audio track/Twitch.

• Pop up advertisements after clicking on the download option and see no new download task.

• While downloading a video, it suddenly stops and then starts again. But after the download is completed, the video is not playing.

Solution: Due to technical issues, some problems remain to be solved. The best solution is to try a SaveFrom.net alternative.


100% Effective SaveFrom.net Alternative - Download Video from YouTube Easily

There are some unknown factors and known restrictions in the program, for instance, not supporting saving audio or music and 1080p YouTube video, so inevitably you cannot use it to download all the videos that you want. In this case, the best choice is to exploit other convenient tools to replace it.


VideoSolo Online Video Downloader is another powerful tool to convert and download videos from websites on Windows, Mac,iPhone and Android directly. You can easily use it to download videos embedded on a website, like YouTube,Facebook, Instagram to your laptop. Compared with SaveFrom.net, VideoSolo Online Downloader supports downloading video from more sites, including NicoNico and SoundCloud. On top of that, it is so versatile that it can convert the video into the audio of MP3 and M4A to satisfy your utmost demand. Its homepage is very clean yet clear by showing what the final size of different formats is going to be.

VideoSolo Online Downloader

You can easily download videos from most trending websites within clicks. Here are the steps with YouTube video download as an example.

Step 1. Open the page to play your favorite video that you want to download, and copy the link on the address bar above the browser by right-clicking or hotkey (Ctrl+C).

Step 2. Turn to the page of VideoSolo Online Downloader and paste the copied content into the text box.

Press "Download" button to grab the video from the website.

Step 3. Choose the certain video format or quality and select "Download" button to start downloading.

Download Video with VideoSolo Online Downloader

Step 4. After this powerful downloader grabs the video embedded on the website within a few seconds, on the pop-up window, go ahead with the "Download" button to save the video to your computer.

So far, I don't met any problems while using VideoSolo Online Video Downloader to download videos from internet. And it has a professional support team which can help you solve problem in 24 hours. Do not hesitate to try it.

Expand Content - How SaveFrom.net and Its Extension Work

SaveFrom.net Homepage

It's very easy to use SaveFrom.net to download videos from its supported websites, such as YouTube, Facebook, Twitter and 40+ trending video hosting sites. You are free to output the video as MP4, WEMB or 3GP of relatively high quality. To do so, just copy the video link on the address bar of your website page and paste it into the text box of SaveFrom.net page. Then you can get your desired video in a second.


Apart from that method, you can also choose to download the add-on Chrome extension of SaveFrom.net, called SaveFrom.net Helper , so that you can directly click the download button beside the video you are watching. So far its other supported websites incorporate Firefox, Yandex, Opera, Safari, Chromium.


If your SaveFrom.net is not working for the reason included in the list, target the reason and try the methods we offer. If you are troubled by other "SaveFrom.net not working" problems, please let us know in the comments. You can also try the SaveFrom.net alternative as your last resort.