The Ultimate Guide to Download Netflix Video from Google Chrome

Any streaming service has some hidden downsides, Netflix is no exception. For example, you don’t get to keep anything after watching it online, the video quality is limited by the bandwidth available to you at any given moment, and the watch process will be not that smooth if you have a poor connection. No matter what your reasons may be, many users tend to download the content from Netflix to devices for watching without internet connection and saving bandwidth. The offline feature provided by Netflix, however, is not available on all devices. You can check the support list here:How to download titles to watch offline.

Here some may wonder: is there any way to download Netflix videos from Google Chrome? How can we get around the Netflix app and directly download content from web browser? Absolutely, this guide will show you how you can download Netflix movies and shows from Google Chrome onto your computer. It involves using a third-party app so that you can download videos. Once you’ve done that, you can keep the download forever and watch them anywhere anytime.

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Tool Required: Netflix Video Downloader

The magic tool we are talking about above is FlixiCam. It is an outstanding Netflix video downloader that can be relied upon to download all Netflix videos to Windows 10/8/7 computers as either HD MP4 or MKV files. Plus, it requires no additional apps to be installed - not even the Netflix app itself. Simply open the program, browse Netflix library or enter the keywords of the video, and the app will recognize it instantly and provide you with a Download option. It allows you to select and download audio tracks (5.1 audio is included) and subtitles in different languages, which is a wonderful feature for language learners. Once downloaded, you can watch them offline on all your devices.

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Next, let's follow the detailed tutorial to download Netflix video from Google Chrome with FlixiCam. Please download FlixiCam program first before getting started. Note: the tutorial also applies to other browsers including Firefox.

Tutorial: How to Download Netflix Video from Chrome?

Step 1. Run FlixiCam on PC and Log into Netflix Account

Open FlixiCam and you are required to sign in with your Netflix account to make it work. Simply click Sign in and enter your account info.

log in

Step 2. Customize the Output Settings

Now, please go to the General settings window by hitting the Gear icon on the top-right corner to select output settings. Here you can change the output format (MP4 or MKV). Most prefer MP4 for videos, because it gives a good balance of quality and file size – and will play on basically every device.

Then, choose your quality (High, Medium, Low), change the output path, and choose your desired audio tracks and subtitles. And select the video codec between H.265 and H.264 in the Advanced tab.

set output quality

Step 3. Add Videos on FlixiCam

With FlixiCam's Netflix web player integration, you can conveniently browse through Netflix's library or simply enter keywords into the search box to find the specific video you wish to download. The program will promptly list all the relevant videos for you to choose from.

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Step 4. Select Audio Track and Subtitle

To initiate the download process, select the desired video and the download icon at the bottom-right corner will change to green. If you wish to download a movie, click on the green Download icon to access advanced options such as video quality, bitrate, and file size. However, if you want to download an episode, you need to first choose the season and titles before proceeding.

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Step 5. Start to Download Netflix Videos

Finally, click the "Download" icon. Once the video is downloaded, you can find it in the destination folder, or click on Library to find the well-downloaded Netflix video on local drive. Now, you can feel free to enjoy them.


If you're looking for an easy way to download Netflix videos from Google Chrome, we recommend using FlixiCam. It's a quick and easy solution that doesn't require any additional apps or plugins installed. Simply enter the video name and paste it to FlixiCam, then you will be given a download option. All the downloads will be saved in MP4 or MKV format, meaning that they will be transferrable and playable on the majority of devices. Give it a try today!

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Ashley Wood | Senior Writer

Ashley Wood is a dedicated writer and streaming media enthusiast. With extensive knowledge of various streaming media and their evolving services, she offers up-to-date information and helpful tips for watching videos on various devices.