How to Back Up Netflix Downloaded Videos

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For Netflix movie enthusiasts, finding and saving one fantastic video from Netflix is the most joyful thing. However, in digitized times, all the collections can be lost or erased instantaneously, if something goes wrong with your account or your computer. In which case, backing up your Netflix downloads is a very important task, and can't be put off.

All Netflix videos are encoded with the exclusive format. So, the backup process of Netflix videos is trickier than that of the common files. But fortunately, things changed thanks to the coming out of FlixiCam. This program is functional in downloading Netflix videos as local files quickly and easily. With it, creating a backup doesn’t have to be difficult or time-consuming. Then, everything will be right there waiting to be restored if disaster strikes. Read on, below we will show you how to back up Netflix videos.

Download Netflix Video on Computer with FlixiCam

Featured with the most advanced video downloading core, FlixiCam is perfect for those who pursue an easy and speedy way to download Netflix video as local files for backup. With it, you can download any Netflix videos as HD MP4 or MKV files with little difficulty, and transfer them to external hard drive or upload to cloud drive.

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The following is the detailed tutorial to guide you to back up Netflix downloads on computer with FlixiCam. Please download FlixiCam program first before getting started.

Tutorial: How to Back Up Netflix Videos with FlixiCam

Step 1. Log in to Netflix Account

To download videos with FlixiCam, you are required to log into Netflix account. Just enter any word in the search box to open the Netflix login window.

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Step 2. Select Output Format, Video Quality and More

Click the Setting button on the upper right corner, you should see a popup window that list several output settings options. Here you can select output format (MP4 or MKV), output quality (High, Medium, Low), output path, audio and subtitles language, etc.

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Step 3. Search Videos on FlixiCam

Search the video you want to download by entering the videos name or the video link copied from Netflix web player. The program will recognize the info and list the video soon.

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Step 4. Select Audio Track and Subtitle

Now, you need to select your desired audio track and subtitles in the Advanced Download window. Click in to the window by hitting the download icon and then the "Advanced Download" button, if you are trying to download a TV show. If you try to download a movie, please click the "Advanced Download" icon beside "Download" to open the window.

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Step 5. Start to Download Netflix Videos

Finally, please hit the Download button to start downloading the Netflix videos. After downloading, you can click on Library to find the well-downloaded Netflix videos on local drive.

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Now, you can transfer those videos to external hard drives or other cloud drives like Google Drive for backup.


It should be a little bit tricky but could be as easy as pie by following this guide if you want to back up your Netflix videos. What's more, FlixiCam is able to bring your others desires for Netflix video into effect, whether it is to transfer Netflix videos to SD card or to play Netflix video on more devices. And it provides the free trial version, which allows you to download the first 5 mins of each video in HD quality. To get the full video, please purchase a license. Of course, it is suggested to download the trial version first to test whether it meets your needs for downloading.