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

Have you ever come across a video on Safari that you wanted to save to your camera roll? Maybe it’s a funny clip, a tutorial, or a video of your favorite band’s live performance.

Whatever the reason may be, the process of saving a video from Safari to your camera roll is not as straightforward as you might think. In this tutorial, we’ll guide you through the steps of downloading and saving videos from Safari to your camera roll on iPhone and iPad.

Step 1: Find the Video

The first step is to locate the video you want to download. Open Safari and navigate to the webpage containing the video. Once you have found it, tap on the video to start playing it.

Step 2: Copy the Video URL

To download the video onto your device, you’ll need to copy its URL. To do this, tap on the share icon located in the bottom toolbar (it looks like a square with an upward arrow). From there, select “Copy Link” from the list of available options.

Step 3: Open Documents by Readdle

Next, head over to the App Store and download Documents by Readdle – a free file manager app for iOS devices that allows users to download and save files directly onto their devices.

Step 4: Navigate to

With Documents by Readdle now installed on your device, open it up and tap on the browser icon located in the bottom toolbar (it looks like a small compass). From there, navigate to – an online tool that allows users to download videos from various websites.

Step 5: Paste Video URL

Once you’re on, paste the copied URL into the search bar provided and tap “Download”.

Step 6: Choose Download Quality

After you tap download, the site will display available video resolutions. Select the resolution you want and then tap on “Download”.

Step 7: Save Video to Camera Roll

Documents by Readdle will begin downloading the video. Once it’s finished, tap on “Done” and then tap on the Downloads icon located in the bottom toolbar (it looks like a down arrow).

From there, tap and hold on the downloaded video until a menu appears. Select “Save to Camera Roll” and voila! The video is now saved to your camera roll.

Final Thoughts

Saving videos from Safari to your camera roll can be a bit of a process, but with Documents by Readdle and, it’s easier than ever before. Just remember to follow each step carefully to ensure success. Now go ahead and save those favorite videos of yours!