How to Find Saved Reels on Facebook

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Everyone loves a good Reel, and Facebook has taken notice. With the introduction of Facebook Reels, users can now easily create, share, and save short, engaging video clips. But what happens when you save a Reel and want to find it later? In this article, we’ll walk you through the process of finding and managing your saved Reels on Facebook, so you never lose track of your favorite content.

What are Facebook Reels?

Facebook Reels are short, entertaining video clips that users can create, share, and discover within the platform. Inspired by the success of Instagram Reels and TikTok, Facebook Reels allows users to add music, effects, and text to create captivating content. These Reels can be saved for later viewing or organized into collections for easy access.

Accessing Saved Reels on Facebook

From Facebook Mobile App

  1. Open the Facebook app on your mobile device.
  2. Tap the three horizontal lines (menu) icon at the bottom right corner of the screen.
  3. Scroll down and tap on “Saved.”
  4. Here, you will find all your saved content, including Reels. Scroll through the list or use the search bar to find a specific Reel.

From Facebook Desktop Site

  1. Visit the Facebook website and log in to your account.
  2. On the left sidebar, click on “See More” to expand the menu.
  3. Find and click on “Saved.”
  4. Browse your saved content to locate your Reels. Use the search bar for quicker access.

Organizing Your Saved Reels

Creating Collections

To keep your saved Reels organized, you can create collections:

  1. Go to the “Saved” section as described earlier.
  2. Click on the “+ Create Collection” button.
  3. Enter a name for your new collection and click “Create.”

Adding Reels to Collections

After creating a collection, you can add saved Reels to it:

  1. Find the Reel you want to add to a collection.
  2. Click on the three-dot icon next to the Reel.
  3. Choose “Add to Collection” and select the desired collection.

Editing and Deleting Collections

You can edit or delete your collections anytime:

  1. Go to the “Saved” section and click on the collection you want to edit or delete.
  2. Click the three-dot icon at the top right corner.
  3. Select “Edit Collection” to rename it, or “Delete Collection” to remove it.

Sharing Saved Reels

Sharing Directly from Saved Reels

To share a saved Reel with your friends:

  1. Locate the Reel in your “Saved” section.
  2. Click the share icon or the three-dot icon next to the Reel.
  3. Choose the sharing option you prefer (e.g., Share to News Feed, Share to Story, or Send in Messenger).

Sharing from Collections

Sharing a Reel from a collection is quite similar:

  1. Go to the “Saved” section and click on the collection containing the Reel you want to share.
  2. Locate the Reel within the collection.
  3. Click the share icon or the three-dot icon next to the Reel.
  4. Select the desired sharing option (e.g., Share to News Feed, Share to Story, or Send in Messenger).

Conclusion

Finding and managing your saved Facebook Reels is a simple process, whether you’re using the mobile app or the desktop site. By organizing your Reels into collections, you can easily access and share your favorite content with friends. With these tips, you’ll never lose track of your saved Reels again!

FAQs

  1. Can I save a Reel from someone else’s profile?

    Yes, you can save Reels created by other users. Just click the three-dot icon on the Reel and select “Save.”

  2. Do my friends see my saved Reels or collections?

    No, your saved Reels and collections are private and visible only to you.

  3. Is there a limit to the number of Reels I can save on Facebook?

    There is no known limit to the number of Reels you can save on Facebook. However, it’s a good idea to organize them into collections to easily find them later.

  4. Can I download saved Reels to my device?

    Facebook doesn’t provide a built-in option to download Reels. However, you can use third-party apps or websites to download Reels, but be cautious about the privacy and legal implications.

  5. Can I save a Reel to multiple collections?

    Yes, you can add a saved Reel to multiple collections. Simply follow the steps outlined earlier for adding Reels to collections and select the additional collection(s) you want to include the Reel in.