How to download PBS videos

PBS Downloader - How to Download Video from PBS

08 Jun 2017 by Juan Magan

Overview of PBS

It is a pity that there is no downloading service on PBS. So if you intend to download PBS movies to your Mac or Windows computer, you will need this PBS downloader-GetFLV. Let's get to know more about this professional PBS downloader.
PBS is an American non-profit public broadcasting television service with 354 member TV stations in the US which hold collective ownership. Its operations are largely funded by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.

Key Features of PBS Downloader - GetFLV

If you are keen on saving videos from PBS and unable to find an appropriate program that downloads the videos, then your search ends at GetFLV. The software package is a fantastic program that downloads videos from PBS without a hassle. What makes the application a class apart from others is its techno-filled features that are enticing and fascinating. More exciting, this powerful PBS downloader also helps to download video from, Comedy Central, LetMeWatchThis | 1Channel, JW Player,, 60 Minute Stamina, blippi, boomerang, walb etc websites. Full list of supported sites

How to Download Videos from PBS on Mac or Windows?

The guide below will show you how to take use of such a wonderful PBS Video Downloader to download videos from PBS.

Free download PBS video downloader

Firstly, according to your OS, get the professional PBS Video Downloader - GetFLV ( for Windows , for Mac) , install and then launch it.

Step 1

Launch GetFLV and access PBS website

Now open site and find your favorite videos.

How to download videos from PBS
Step 2 Play your favorite PBS video
Play the video stream you want to download from PBS. GetFLV will detect the video URL automatically and show it in the URL list. Select the right URL in the URL list section and click Download button to create a download task.
How to download videos from PBS  
Step 3 Start to download PBS videos
The process of the downloading task will be shown in "Downloader Window". You can watch your downloading PBS video through built-in player. For the stopped tasks, you can also resume them.
How to download videos from PBS

Part 2: Record PBS videos with Video Capture Plugin

Part 3: Bulk or batch download PBS videos (for 600+ supported sites)


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