How to Share Netflix Downloads with Friends

It should be great and simple to share your local video or music collection with friends and help them enjoy new movies or discover new songs. However, if you want to share Netflix downloads with your friends, this can be difficult, since Netflix would not approve of your transferring the downloaded file to USB or other cloud storage and offering it to a friend.

Netflix videos are all stored in a proprietary format, can be visible on Netflix app only. So even though you find the download location and share the video file with your friends, it can’t be playable, unless you can share it by allowing them to use your Netflix name and password. Here comes the question: what to do if you want to share Netflix downloads with friends?

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Download Netflix Video With FlixiCam

Downloading Netflix video as common MP4 or MKV files is typically the easiest way to help you share them with friends. Any video recording tool has ways to record videos from Netflix as normal files. But in terms of download quality and speed, FlixiCam is second to none.

It is a professional Netflix video downloader, featured with a clear, concise and powerful interface, easy to users accurately downloads of various Netflix videos. Apart from the fantastic basic function, FlixiCam also surprises people with a great feature of fast performance and excellent output quality. This tool adopts an advanced downloading technology which makes it possible to easily download an MP4-format Netflix video at HD quality. What’s more, multi-language audio tracks and subtitles will be well preserved, letting you freely switch among those languages as needed.

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The following is the detailed tutorial to guide you to download movies and TV shows from Netflix with FlixiCam. Please download FlixiCam program first before getting started.

Tutorial: How to Download Netflix Video with FlixiCam

Step 1. Run FlixiCam and Log in to Netflix Account

Run FlixiCam on Windows PC and log in to your Netflix account. The Netflix login window needs to be opened by entering any word in the search box and clicking "Enter".

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Step 2. Customize the Output Settings

Tap the Setting icon on the upper right corner and customize the output settings, including the output format (MP4 or MKV), output quality (High, Medium, Low), output path and so on.

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Step 3. Search Videos on FlixiCam

Just enter the video's name or the video's link copied from Netflix web player to the search box, then the program will accordingly list the video or all of the related videos.

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Step 4. Select Audio Track and Subtitle

If you are trying to download a TV show, simply click the Download icon, followed that a window will pop up allowing you to select titles as well as seasons, and to choose audio track and subtitles by clicking "Advanced Download" in the bottom left corner. If you try to download a movie, please click the "Advanced Download" icon beside "Download" to open the window.

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Step 5. Start to Download Netflix Videos

Finally, please hit the Download button to start downloading the Netflix videos to the output folder you've chosen in the previous step. After downloading, you can click on Library to find the well-downloaded Netflix videos on local drive.

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Now you can transfer the downloaded files to USB or upload to Google Drive/ OneDrive/ Dropbox and share with your friends.


FlixiCam is able to download Netflix videos as HD MP4 or MKV files with great speed, which make it easy for you to save Netflix video as local files and share with your friends. After downloading, you can also enjoy the videos after your subscription is over. Plus, FlixiCam provides a free trial version that enables you to download the first 5 mins of each video in HD quality. To get the full video, please purchase a license. Of course, it is suggested to download the trial version first to test whether it meets your needs for downloading.