How to Download Netflix on Your Windows 10 Laptop?

Netflix is amongst the most popular streaming platforms available out there these days. But what happens when there is no internet and you can’t stream your favorite shows?

The best way to work around this is to download Netflix content to stream later, and stream smoothly without any buffering.

Whether you’re travelling or just going to an area with low internet signals, it’s best to download your favorite show for later.

How to Download Netflix App on Your Windows 10 Laptop?

In order to download Netflix movies, you’ll first have to download the Netflix app. The app is easily available on any Windows 10 laptop. You’ll just have to search for Microsoft Store in the search tab and then look for Netflix in there.

Needless to say, you’ll also need a Netflix subscription as well.

How to Download Netflix Movies on Your Windows 10 Laptop?

If you have the Netflix app, follow the steps below to download Netflix movies on your Windows 10 laptop.

  1. Start Netflix app
  2. Click on the Menu icon at top left
  3. In the Menu, look for Available for Download for a list of shows available for downloading
  4. Once you click on a show of your choice, click on the Download button
  5. Wait for the download to complete
  6. Go to My Downloads after the download is completed
  7. You should find the show you just downloaded in My Downloads
  8. Click on play to start streaming

If you want to delete the download, follow the steps below.

  1. Go to My Downloads
  2. Search for the title you want to Delete
  3. Click on Delete Download

How to Watch Netflix Offline?

Netflix offline viewing is only possible if you have some content downloaded. Anything you’ve downloaded is found in the My Downloads tab in the Netflix menu. The titles you find the My Downloads tabs can easily be streamed without an active internet connection.

Also, if you try to access other tabs without an internet connection, you’ll be prompted with a message reading:

“Sorry, there is no internet connection. Please connect and try again.”

Can’t Download Netflix Content?

There are a few reasons why you may not be able to download a movie on Netflix. The first is the title you’re trying to download is not available for downloading. You’ll just have to settle for another title in this case.

Netflix also limits the total number of movies that can be downloaded in your device to 100. In this case, you’ll have to delete some previously downloaded titles before you can download new ones.

Another is reason is that Netflix limits the amounts of devices that can download Netflix movies. In the basic plan you can only download movies on 1 device, in the Standard Plan you can download movies on 2 devices and in the Premium plan you can download movies in 4 devices.

If you are trying to download content after you’ve reached your device limit, you’ll have to unlink some devices connected to your account.

Follow the steps below to sign out of all devices on Netflix:

  1. Sign in to Netflix
  2. Go to menu at top right
  3. Go to Account
  4. Go to Settings
  5. Click Sign out of all devices

Can You Download Netflix Movies on MacBook?

Currently, Netflix app doesn’t support downloads on MacOS. This means you can’t download content on Mac except by using Boot Camp, or by streaming content using an iPad or iPhone via Airplay.

Read more: How to Download Netflix on Mac?


It’s pretty easy to download movies on Netflix, just follow the steps above.

Stream responsibly!

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