How to Download from Gfycat

Download, record and capture video and music from Gfycat

Step by Step Guide on How to Download from Gfycat

Gfycat may contain videos or music that have a license agreement that prohibits you from recording them. Do not use Jaksta Products to record copyrighted content or content for which you are prohibited from recording under your license agreement. The instructions on this page are generic and have been autogenerated from your search term.
  1. Preparation
  2. Get the Gfycat video page address from web browser
  3. Enter the Gfycat video page address in Jaksta Media Recorder
  4. Jaksta Media Recorder extracts Gfycat video streams
  5. Jaksta Media Recorder downloads the selected Gfycat stream quality and format

Preparation

  1. Download the Jaksta Media Recorder installer;
  2. Install Jaksta Media Recorder by running the downloaded installer;
  3. Once installed, start Jaksta Media Recorder from the Windows Start Menu;
  4. Open your favorite web browser such as Chrome, Firefox or Edge;
    Step 1 to download from Gfycat

Get the Gfycat video page address from the web browser

  1. Navigate your web browser to Gfycat and the page hosting the video or music;
  2. Copy the url of the Gfycat page hosting the video or music. Select the Gfycat url from the address bar and use Ctrl-C or right mouse click and select Copy from the context menu.;
    Step 2 to download from Gfycat

Enter the Gfycat video page address in Jaksta Media Recorder

  1. Paste the Gfycat url into the Jaksta Media Recorder's text box - Enter (or Drag and Drop) the URL of a video page to download using Ctrl-V;
  2. Press enter or click the down arrow ;
    Step 3 to download from Gfycat

Jaksta Media Recorder extracts Gfycat video streams

  1. The Gfycat video will be detected and begin to extract on the Home screen;
  2. If multiple qualities or formats are available for the Gfycat video then these will be displayed in the Multiple Streams Detected popup window. To download the format/quality combination you want, double click the entry;
    Step 4 to download from Gfycat

Jaksta Media Recorder downloads the selected Gfycat stream quality and format

  1. The Gfycat video stream will then begin to download on the Home screen;
    Step 5 to download from Gfycat
  2. Once the Gfycat video download is complete, double click the download entry to watch it in your favorite video player.