How Do I Save a Video From My Email to My Camera Roll?

Are you looking to save a video that you received in an email to your camera roll? It’s a common question and luckily, the process is quite simple. In this tutorial, we’ll show you how to do it step-by-step.

Step 1: Open the Email

First, open the email containing the video attachment. Locate the video file and tap on it to open it.

Step 2: Download the Video

Once you’ve opened the video attachment, you should see an option to download it. Tap on that option and wait for the download to complete. The amount of time this takes will depend on the size of the video file and your internet connection speed.

Step 3: Save the Video to Your Camera Roll

After downloading the video, tap on it again. This time, you should see an option to save or share the video. Tap on “Save Video” and wait for it to finish saving.


Some email clients may have different options or steps for downloading and saving videos from emails. If these steps don’t work for you, try searching online for instructions specific to your email client.


That’s all there is to it! You should now have your video saved in your camera roll. With just a few simple steps, you can easily download and save videos from emails onto your iPhone or other iOS device.

  • TIP: If you’re having trouble finding where your downloaded videos are stored on your device, try opening up your Photos app and checking under “Albums” or “Recently Added.”
  • TIP: Be sure to check with any applicable copyright laws before sharing or distributing any saved videos.

With these tips, you can easily save videos from your email to your camera roll and enjoy them whenever you want.