Hotstar is a popular app that allows you to watch free online streaming of your favourite movies, cricket matches, and many more. It was launched only for streaming cricket videos in 2014, by Star India. But after some time, it included movies, TV serials, and similar things to addon some extra services. After that, this app got popularity and became a trending app. Now, most of the people use Hotstar to watch their favourite movie, TV serials, matches, or videos.
But as you know, this is an online service; you can only watch your favourite movies and videos when you have an internet connection available. But what if you want to download it offline to watch from anywhere at any time, even without having an internet connection?
Well, many people don’t know it, but you can download Hotstar videos from PC and mobile to watch them online. Yes, you read it right, you can actually download Hotstar videos from PC and mobile, even you can download Hotstar for PC too. Also, if you are a music lover, check out this article where I have featured Best Beat making software for Windows and MAC.
So now the question arises,
How to download Hotstar videos from PC and Mobile?
Well, Hotstar allows downloading, but it is restricted to only some of the videos. That means you can’t download every video you like or you can’t save every video offline. So, what if the video you want to download doesn’t come under the downloading category? Would you be able to download those videos too?
The answer is, Yes. You can download Hotstar serials, Hotstar apk, and even Hotstar download for pc. I’ll explain you some of the best methods and ways to download videos from Hotstar step-by-step.
Steps To Download Hotstar Videos From PC and Mobile
These are some of the best ways to download Hotstar videos from PC and mobile. You’ll be able to download any video with the help of these methods. Also, these methods are quite easy to implement and wouldn’t cause you so much trouble while downloading. By the way, if you love to watch anime videos, here are the Best Anime streaming sites to watch anime online.
Download Hotstar Videos On Mobile
This method is one of the primary method provided by Hotstar itself. We were talking about it earlier. In this method, you can only download those videos that are allowed by Hotstar. Hence, you won’t be able to download those videos the download links to which hasn’t provided. Now you have to follow these steps to download videos from Hotstar:-
- First of all, you have to download the latest version of Hotstar app on your mobile. You can download it from Google Play Store.
- After downloading and installation, launch the app and search for the movie or video you want to download from Hotstar.
- Now, open the video and check if there is any download link available or not. If yes, then just click the download icon and video will start downloading immediately. You can even download it in different quality(360p, 480p etc.).
Well, these videos will be saved in the Hostar app in the offline section and not on your phone. It is same as the Youtube offline option.
Download Hotstar Videos On PC Using Command Prompt
The method mentioned above works on mobile only. Now, with the help of this method, you can download your favourite Hotstar movies & videos on your PC too. This method lets you download Hotstar movies and videos on Windows 7, 8, 8.1, and 10. To use this method you need Hotstar video downloader software and command prompt on your PC. So, let’s start.
- Firstly, you have to download Hotstar video downloader software. It will enable you to download your favourite video easily. You can download the software from the link given below-
2. After downloading this software, you will get the .rar file. All you have to do is extract the data from it and double-click on the Hotsstarlivesteamer from the extracted folder.
3. After clicking on that file, you’ll get a pop up on your screen which is command prompt.
4. It’ll show you a text which says “paste the link.” So, now you have to copy the link or URL of the video you want to download and paste the link on the command prompt. You can copy the URL of the video just by searching the video you want to download on the official Hotstar website and can copy the URL from the address bar.
5. After pasting the URL, just type the quality in which you want to download that video and write D and then hit the enter button to start the download.
6. You can find your downloaded video in the same section from where you extracted those files earlier.
This method lets you download the unlimited number of videos without any restrictions.
Download Videos From Hotstar By Using Third-Party Tools
Above two methods were good and didn’t involve any third-party tool to download the videos. But using third-party tools is also an efficient way to download Hotstar videos for which you don’t even have to download any software or anything. All you have to do is just to visit some websites and download the videos directly from there.
So let’s see how can you download videos from Hotstar using this method.
- Firstly, you have to copy the URL of the video you want to download from the Hotstar official site.
- Now you have to visit https://www.telechargerunevideo.com/en/ website and paste the link of that you’ve copied in the given box. Then click on get download links button and select the quality of the video as per your choice and then click on the Generate Download Links button, and it’ll generate some of the links from which you can download.
So, it was the easiest method with the help of which you can download an unlimited number of videos and movies in the desired quality.
These were the best methods or ways to download videos from Hotstar on mobile and PC. Each method works entirely in its own way. With the help of it, you can save them offline to watch from anywhere at any time, even without an internet connection. Hope it helped you and if you have any query just post it in the comment section below.
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