It must be fun when we can share Netflix movies or TV shows with friends for enjoying. However, Netflix seems not to support this function on its app yet, most Netflix users hereby will make the decision to share their preferred titles by sharing accounts, which is insecure. Then here comes a question: is there any way to help us share Netflix videos with friends safely and easily? Absolutely, two workarounds will be shown in the following part:
You can share Netflix videos with friends for watching online together by using a Chrome extension, Netflix Party. Plus, this extension tool also allows you to send messages in a chatroom for sharing the opinions while watching. Here are the detailed steps:
Step 1 Add the Netflix Party extension to your Chrome.
Step 2 Go to the Netflix website and pick a Netflix movie or TV show you would like to share with your friends.
Step 3 Start playing the selected Netflix title, click the "NP" icon in the extension bar and tap the "Start the Party" button in the drop-down menu.
Step 4 After the above steps, Netflix Party will generate a unique URL for your selected video. Then please just simply send the link to your friends.
Step 5 The chosen Netflix video will be immediately played when your friends click the link and enable the "NP" extension.
Now, you have successfully shared the Netflix videos with your friends, and it’s time to watch Netflix online with them together!
The biggest deficiency in solution one is that you need to be always online when your friends are watching the shared Netflix videos. If you also find it inconvenient on method one, please turn to method two: share offline MP4-format Netflix downloads with your friends for watching at any time.
To get MP4-format Netflix downloads, you will need a powerful program, Netflix Video Downloader. Adopted an advanced downloading core, this powerful tool will help you download HD Netflix videos with 5.1 surround sound and several audio tracks and subtitles preserved. After downloading, any of your Netflix titles can be shared without any hassle.
Netflix Video Download is available in the Windows & Mac version. To download Netflix content in MP4 format, please download the program first and here's how to do it.
Run Netflix Video Downloader on PC, then type any word in the search box to open a window, prompting you to log into your Netflix account.
Different from those original recording tools, Netflix Video Downloader supports to download HD Netflix video. And it also provides the option to select the video quality ranging from Low (240P) to High (720P/1080P) in the setting window. Simply click on the "Setting" button to customize the output settings as your need.
Please enter the name of movies & TV shows or just directly copy and paste the link of videos to Netflix Video Downloader, and then press the "Enter" button on your keyboard.
Tips: If you enter a movie name, the program will list all of the related videos.
Netflix Video Downloader empowers you to select your preferred audio track and subtitle before downloading. If you are trying to download a TV show, simply click the icon, following 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 icon to open the according window.
After finishing the above steps, please simply click the icon. Then the program will start downloading Netflix videos to the output folder you've chosen in the previous step.
Once the conversion is done, you can find the downloaded Netflix video in MP4 format by clicking the "Library" button or just directly opening the output folder.
Now you will be allowed to share the downloaded Netflix movies & TV shows with your friends and watch them at any time!
Of course, some of us will prefer to sharing Netflix movies & TV shows with Netflix Party, which is totally free. But if you are keen to share Netflix titles with friends for watching without any limits, or transfer Netflix videos to other devices easily for enjoying, or keep Netflix library playable after unsubscription, Netflix Video Downloader is the best video helper you can't miss.
Note: Only the first 5 minutes of each video can be downloaded with trial version, please purchase a license to enjoy the full video. It is suggested that to download the trial version and have a test before purchasing it.