You can now watch Netflix Offline on Laptop/PC by simply Downloading its movies. The ability to download Netflix videos was exclusive to its mobile app version which we’ve talk about and detailed how you can download and also watch Netflix Offline on Android devices if you have an Android device. The method also works for iOS devices. However, For PC, there is a bit of a catch. First, you’ll need to have a Windows PC running the Windows 10 anniversary Update or later with the Netflix app for windows 10 Installed. Don’t have the Netflix app for Windows 10 ? You can download it Here from the Microsoft Store.
If you already have the Netflix app for windows 10 then you need to make sure it is up-to-date. To do that, Click on the Taskbar or Start Menu then Select Store and Click on your User Icon. Next, Select Downloads or Updates then check for Updates and the Netflix app will update if there is an update availabile for it. Once you’ve done that, you can now go ahead and follow the steps below to Watch Netflix Offline on Laptop.
How to Watch Netflix Offline on Laptop
First things first, you’ll need to pick a video quality for your Downloads. Netflix has only two; Standard and High. High has more file size but is also clearer and good on laptops screens while standard is just okay and better on a smartphone Screen and also has a smaller file size. So if you have enough space and also have unlimited data or free WiFi then High is for you. If not, stick with standard.
To choose a video quality, Click on the Menu option at the top left corner of the Netflix Home >> App Settings >> Downloads >> Tap on Video Quality and Choose between High and Standard. Now go back to the Netflix App home, Click on the Menu options again and Select Availabile for Downloads. Here you’ll be able to see all the availabile movies and TV shows availabile for Download.
To Download a movie, Click on the download Icon (Downward facing arrow). To Download a Tv Show, Click on the Download button next to each episode you would like to download. Once the Download is done, Navigate to the My Downloads Section to view and also Watch the Downloaded videos.
You can also search for titles you have in mind and if you see the Download button next to the movie or TV show then you know it is available for offline viewing. It there is not Download button availabile then it can not be downloaded for offline viewing.