Some users enjoy the Netflix entertainment and would like to watch it offline without worrying about the internet connection. For that reason, it makes sense to save Netflix movies and TV shows as video files. We will show you the best ways how you can save Netflix content on your devices.

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How to Save Netflix Movies and TV Shows - Best Ways

1. Audials Movie

Audials Movie is an innovative recorder software that can help you get your favorite Netflix videos as files on your Windows PC's hard drive. You can watch them offline as often as you like, even if they will become unavailable on Netflix. Save Netflix content with the Audials Movie recorder at 4x speed, remove ads automatically and add subtitles in any language.

Step 1: Install Audials Movie

Download and install Audials Movie on your Windows PC. Select the video format at the bottom of Audials Movie, for example MP4 (MPEG4) or alternatively MKV, WebM, AVI, WMV, MOV and more.

Step 2: Prepare Audials Movie for recording

Go to the Video Streaming section, click Netflix and select the recording settings that you wish: The speed, subtitles and ads removal. Click the Record button and Audials Movie is prepared for recording.

Play the Netflix content in your Chrome, Firefox or Edge browser in the full screen mode to ensure the best possible quality.


Step 3: Audials Movie saves the Netflix video on your hard drive

As soon as you play Netflix, Audials Movie detects the video and records it. Recording is stopped automatically as soon as the video ends. You will find the video file on your PC's hard drive in the Audials folder of the Video section. 

The video can be exported to other applications, transferred to other devices like USB sticks, SD cards, mobile phones etc. To do this, open My Videos in the Video section of Audials and click the My Videos dropdown. Click the + button and select the device you want to add the video to. Follow the instructions that Audails Movie will give you.

2. PlayOn

PlayOn is a Windows software that you can use to access all your streaming subscriptions and to find new interesting videos that you can record. 


Step 1: Download and Install PlayOn

Visit the PlayOn website, download the PlayOn Home software, and follow the installation instructions on your PC.

Step 2: Open PlayOn

Launch the PlayOn software after installation.

Step 3: Navigate to Netflix

In the PlayOn app interface, find and select the Netflix channel under the 'Channels' tab.

Step 4: Log In to Netflix

You'll be prompted to log in with your Netflix account credentials. Enter your details to access your Netflix library within PlayOn.

Step 5: Choose the Content

Browse through the Netflix library within PlayOn and select the show or movie you wish to record.

Step 6. Start Recording

Click the 'Record' button, usually represented by a red circle, next to the selected title. PlayOn will start recording the content.

Step 7: Access Your Recordings

Once the recording is complete, you can find your recorded files in the 'Recordings' tab within PlayOn. These files can be played back on your PC or streamed to other devices.

3. FlixiCam

FlixiCam is a further way to save Netflix films and series as video files, to get the subtitles and the audio track in multiple languages. The videos are stored in the MKV or MP4 format.


Step 1: Download and Install FlixiCam

Go to the FlixiCam website, download the software, and install it on your PC.

Step 2: Open FlixiCam

Launch FlixiCam after installation.

Step 3: Log In to Netflix

Sign in to your Netflix account within FlixiCam. This will give you access to the Netflix library through the FlixiCam interface.

Step 4: Find the Content

Use the search bar or browse through the Netflix library in FlixiCam to find the show or movie you want to record.

Step 5: Customize Your Settings

Before recording, you can customize settings such as output quality, language, and subtitles by clicking on the 'Settings' icon or menu.

Step 5: Start Recording

Click the 'Download' button next to your selected title to start recording. FlixiCam will download and simultaneously record the content.

Step 6: Access Your Recorded Files

After the recording is finished, go to the 'Library' or designated output folder in FlixiCam to find your recorded videos. These can be played on any compatible media player.

4. How to save Netflix content directly from the Netflix app

Downloading videos from the Netflix app for offline viewing is a feature available to Netflix subscribers. It is important to know that downloads of this type are not permanent, they expire after a specific period. Playing this content is only possible with the Netflix app. Here's a detailed step-by-step guide on how to download content within the Netflix app:

Step 1: Ensure Compatibility

Make sure your device is compatible with downloads. Netflix supports downloading on iOS, Android, and Windows 10/11 apps.

Step 2: Update the Netflix App

Check that you have the latest version of the Netflix app installed on your device. Update the app if necessary through your device's app store.

Step 3: Select a Download-Quality Setting

Open the Netflix app and go to "More" or "Menu" (☰), then select "App Settings".
Under the "Downloads" section, select "Download Video Quality" and choose either "Standard" or "High". Note that "High" uses more storage and takes more time to download.

Step 4: Find Downloadable Content

Not all content on Netflix is available for download due to licensing restrictions. To find downloadable shows and movies, tap on the "Downloads" tab at the bottom and select "See What You Can Download", "Find Something to Download", or "Available for Download", depending on your device.

Step 5: Choose Your Content

Browse through the available titles or use the search function to find a specific show or movie you want to download.

Step 6: Download the Video

Once you've selected a title, tap on it to go to the description page. Look for the download icon, which is a downward arrow. For TV shows, the icon will be next to each available episode.
Tap the download icon to start downloading the selected movie or episode. A progress bar will appear to show the download status.

Step 7: Accessing Your Downloads

Once the download is complete, you can find your downloaded videos by tapping on the "Downloads" tab at the bottom of the Netflix app.
Your downloaded content will be listed here, and you can tap on any title to start playback.

Step 8: Watch Offline

To watch a downloaded title, simply tap on it from the "Downloads" page. You do not need an internet connection to watch downloaded content.

Step 9: Managing Downloads

You can delete downloaded titles by tapping on the "Edit" or "Pen" icon in the upper right corner of the "Downloads" page, then tapping the "Delete" or "Trash" icon next to the title you want to remove.


There are many tools to save Netflix content as video files. It depends on your preferences which of them you wil choose. If you are a real movie lover who has more than one video streaming subscription and want to get your movies fast, Audials Movie will be a good choice as it records Netflix at 4x speed, has a subtitle search engine, a video editor and an automatic ads removal feature. 

Please note

Movies and videos from are copyrighted. Any redistribution of them without the consent of the copyright owners may be a violation of the law in most countries, including the USA. Audials AG is not affiliated with Netflix™, nor the company that owns the trademark rights to Netflix™. This page is provided for compatibility purposes only, and in no case should be considered an endorsement of Audials Software products by any associated 3rd party.

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