Solution] What to do when StreamFab can't download videos and alternative software

There are several glitches while using StreamFab. This article explains what to do when StreamFab is unable to download videos and alternative software.

StreamFab is a video streaming service with powerful features that support streaming services such as Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, and over 1000 video sharing sites. However, there are a few glitches while using StreamFab. This article explains what to do when StreamFab is unable to download videos and alternative software.

Causes and remedies for StreamFab's inability to download videos

Unsupported Video Streaming Services

StreamFab supports many video distribution services, such as Netflix, Amazon Prime, Disney+, Hulu, etc. However, some video services are not yet supported, so you should not be able to download videos from all sites.

Also, please note that StreamFab has many products, so if it is not an ALL IN ONE product, you will not be able to download videos from all supported video services.

Problems on the part of StreamFab's management

StreamFab may temporarily disable or remove the ability to download videos when the site undergoes maintenance or major updates. For the time being, VideoSolo Ultimate Video Downloader is the superior video download tool to employ in this situation.

Copyright Protected Videos

Currently, most video sharing services have copyright protection in place that prohibits the downloading of videos, so even StreamFab's specialized product, StreamFab DRM M3U8 Downloader, may not be able to download copyrighted media.

If you are unable to download copyrighted videos through StreamFab, try downloading them using other download software instead.

Due to regional restrictions

Even if a video service is supported by StreamFab, you may not be able to download it. Certain video services are restricted by region, so if your region does not apply, you will not be able to use this video service either.

Even if you access the video service, you may not be able to play the video. For example, ABEMA, NHK PLUS, and other video services are not available outside of Japan.

At that time, try accessing them again using a VPN that is stable and can connect to the Internet in the target region. Otherwise, you will not be able to extract the URL of the video and downloading the video will be impossible.

Alternative software when StreamFab cannot record videos--FlixPal Downloader

FlixPal Download er is a feature-rich, affordable, and ALL-IN-ONE downloader for over 60 popular subscription services including Netflix, Disney+, Amazon Prime Video, hulu, HBO Max, Paravi, U-NEXT, TVer, NHKPLUS, fod, etc. Netflix, Disney+, Amazon Prime Video, hulu, HBO Max, Paravi, U-NEXT, TVer, NHKPLUS, fod, and many more.

FlixPal allows users to download videos in HD, Full HD, and 4K resolutions. (If you are downloading HBO Max videos, it supports up to 4K quality.)

What are the features of downloading videos with FlixPal?

  • You can download videos in resolutions up to Full HD (1080p)

Videos in resolutions up to Full HD (1080p) can be downloaded to your computer for free with FlixPal. Watch your favorite shows and read the news even where you do not have access to the Internet.

  • Skip through commercials and watch episodes you missed without moving a finger

With FlixPal, you can save time and frustration by automatically skipping commercials when downloading your favorite online TV shows. These obnoxious commercials are removed.

  • Get the videos you want, one at a time, with minimal effort and time investment!

FlixPa's batch download feature saves time and storage space by downloading many videos at once.

  • Video files downloaded from the web can be saved in MP4 format.

FlixPal is recommended for those who want to save streaming videos as MP4 files; as long as they are MP4/MKV videos, they can be easily converted and viewed on TVs, smartphones as well as computers. Currently, there are more and more places where these videos can be viewed.

  • Free FlixPal Trial

FlixPal has a free version and a premium version, the former allowing users to download three videos for free, regardless of file size, video quality, or sound quality.

How to download videos with FlixPal

<Check FlixPal's system requirements>.

  • Windows 11,10,8.1,8,7 (32/64 bit) / macOS Catalina, Big Sur, Monterey
  • 4GB RAM or more
  • 40GB free hard disk space or more
  • Live Internet connection

1. first, search for "" on Google to be directed to FlixPal's official website, where you can obtain the software for your Windows or Mac computer.

2. after installing the software, launch FlixPal and select the home service, paste the url of the video site in the address bar, or access the video site. [FlixPal comes with a web browser, so you can also visit popular sites such as YouTube and Twitter without leaving your browser running].

3. Next, visit the video site and find the video you want to download.

4. Go to the playback page of the video you want to download, select the desired quality and click "Download Now. Click "Add to Queue" to add the video to your queue for later download.

5. The video will then begin downloading in about 5 seconds. To check the video download status, select "Downloading" on the left side of the screen.


In this article, we have introduced a solution and an alternative FlixPal downloader for when StreamFab fails to download videos, and if StreamFab fails to download, please check the measures mentioned above and try again. If you want to download videos more conveniently, you can switch to the alternative FlixPal downloader.