How to Download Facebook Story on Mobile & PC


It’s never been easier to download or save the Facebook story on mobile and PC. But nowadays it’s very simple and easy to do so. You can save any video or photo stories in your phone’s gallery or PC. Previously we have posted details guide on how to download Facebook videos in the gallery. But today I will show the simplest way to save someone’s video and photo story.

Stories on Facebook are a perfect way to get in touch and share thoughts with loved ones. People around the world using Facebook can reply or share that story as your FB stories settings. In short, it is a great feature after all.

Furthermore, you may like someone’s story the most and wanna save it on your phone or PC right? Don’t worry you hare at the right place to know the downloading procedure of FB stories. I will show both ways of mobile and desktop.

For your information a couple of months before, we ere not able to even view these stories on PC but we can and grab it for offline use. So without wasting time, let’s get into the procedure.

Download Facebook Story Video/Photo on Mobile

By default Facebook only allows you to save photos story in your mobile or PC. You can simply tap and hold the photo and then tap save option using your smartphone. On PC, you can right-click on photo story and click save image as option. Moreover, you can save any video story to your mobile and PC without a third-party app and extensins.

You need to download and install an application for doing so. Don’t worry I will show the most trusted app in the Play Store with over 1 million downloads and 4.4 plus rating. So you don’t need to worry about your privacy settings, for example, your login information, etc. Let get started:

  1. Get into the Play Store and install Friendly for Facebook.
  2. Give it the permission it wants and login with your username and password.
  3. You will see all the stories at the top of your news feed.
  4. Tap any video or photo story you wanna download.
  5. Now tap the download option right to the play button.
  6. For downloading photo story tap the download button at the bottom left corner.
Download Facebook Video and Photo Story on Mobile
Download Facebook Video and Photo Story on Mobile

That is how easy it is. If you don’t understand the steps mentioned above. Then follow the video guide. Moreover, for grabbing stories from Facebook on a PC or desktop is different. Don’t worry I am here to help, let get into the procedure.

How to Download Facebook Story Video/Photo on PC

As I mentioned earlier in this post, saving or downloading images and photos is easy on PC. All you have to do is to open a story and then right-click on the photo. After that just click the save images as an option and you are good to go. However, saving video stories on the PC or Facebook web is slightly different.

You are needed to install an extension on the Google Chrome known Story Saver For Facebook or Facebook Story Saver. Please follow the below procedure:

  1. Get into the Chrome Web Store and install Story Saver for Facebook.
  2. Now go to and open any video on your news feed.
  3. Click Story Saver extension at the top right on the Chrome browser.
  4. The extension will begin downloading the video story from Facebook.
  5. You can find the downloaded video story by getting into the Downloads then Video folder.
Facebook Story Saver on PC
Facebook Story Saver on PC

Sometime you may get the video file in a different format. In that case, all you need is restart the Google Chrome browser and refresh the Facebook page. Then try and this should fix the problem.

One of the best things about the Story Saver extension is that id doesn’t require any login data. That way you are all secure with your privacy and login credentials. It is the most trusted and safe extension in the Chrome Web Store. However, it has recently been updated on December 1st, 2019. According to its author, they will keep updating it in 2020 as well as in the future.

Guess what? The extension will also work to download or saving Instagram video stories on PC. What else do you need, interesting is not it? Yet, friendly for Facebook is my favorite app for using Facebook on mobile. I like the dark mode on it and it let save my videos and stories in the gallery within seconds.

Facebook story downloader for chrome

There are thousands of Facebook story chrome downloader extension, but the best one is Story Saver. All you have have to do is to get into the Chrome Web Store and Search for Story Saver offer El-Madhaoun. Add it to your chrome then open any story you wanna download in your Facebook account. Click the Story Saver’s icon at the top right and this way the stories will be downloaded shortly. All stories you save via the extension will be available in your Download Folder.

Facebook story downloader for chrome
Facebook story downloader for chrome

This story downloader for chrome will work on all device and OS types with Google Chrome browser installed. Even if is macOS, Windows, or Linux machine, it will work perfectly fine.

How to download Facebook stories anonymously

By default in Facebook and other places, there is no such to get or save stories from your FB anonymously. But Friendly is an app available in the Play Store that can help in downloading stories anonymously.

How to download Facebook stories anonymously
How to download Facebook stories anonymously

All you have to do is install the Friendly for Facebook. Sign in to Friendly app with your Facebook username and password, and don’t worry about your privacy because the app is trusted worldwide and used by billions of users. Now you in your News Feed under the Stories section, you will see Anonymous Viers option, tap on it, and then View the Story. After that you will see a Download button on that story, just hit that button to download the story anonymously to your phone.

Can you save someone’s Facebook story?

Yes, you can save anyone’s Facebook story using the Facebook app or FB on PC. As there is instruction above in detail, but you can use Friendly for the Facebook app on your Android device to do so. Simply install the app, open someone’s story, and hit the download on it (you will see the save button). However, you will need to login to your Facebook account using the app.

How can I download other stories from Facebook?

There are multiple ways to do it. However, you can open other stories then tap and hold on the story. After you may see the download button to save it, if not then follow these steps: Download and simply Friendly for Facebook application on your Android device for iPhone it’s available too. Login to your Facebook account using the Friendly app and open any story from the stories list. You will see the download little button on it. Tap the button and you are good to go.

How can I download a Facebook story without them knowing?

It is easy to view and download any story on Facebook without them knowing. But in the default, Facebook app it’s not possible. You will download and install the third-party app called “Friendly for Facebook”, don’t worry it a trusted app worldwide. Install the app and log in to your FB account on it. Now you will anonymous view option under the stories enable it, now can view and download the sorry without them knowing with ease.

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  1. Abk says

    Nice post. Very informative.

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