Skip to content

How to upload a video to Facebook from your mobile

Rate this post

You just bought a new one iPhone or a new one Android smartphone and would you love to be able to use it to record videos to post on Facebook? Believe me, it is one of the simplest operations in the world and even if you are not very good with the latest generation of mobile phones I assure you that you will succeed in no time at all.

All you have to do is take a few minutes of free time and read my directions on how to upload a video to Facebook from your mobile. Try to follow them step by step and you will be able to share videos shot with iPhone or Android with all your friends online. So, what are you waiting for to get to work?

If you want to know how to upload a video to Facebook from your mobile and use a smartphone Android, the first thing you need to do is start the app of the famous social network and press the button Photo located at the top of the screen. Then select the thumbnail of the movie you want to post on your diary and select the check mark (√) located at the bottom right.

At this point, type a message to post along with the video. Add, if you want, the geographical position and tags related to the movie you are about to publish (using the icons of the little man and the geographical indicator located at the bottom left) and press the button Publish to proceed with uploading the file. The operation will take a few minutes. To adjust the privacy level of the video, use the drop-down menu at the bottom right.

If you do not want to share a video that you have already saved on the smartphone memory but you want to record one “on the fly” and post it directly on Facebook, presses the button Photo in the social network app and, in the screen that opens, select the icon of camera located at the bottom left. Subsequently, press the icon of video camera, take your shots and press the button Save to complete the operation.

Alternatively, you can share a video on Facebook from your Android phone by opening the app as well Gallery and selecting the thumbnail of the movie to post by holding your finger on it for a couple of seconds. When the green check mark appears next to the video preview, press the button Share located at the bottom left and select the icon Facebook from the menu that opens.

If you have a iPhone and you still don’t know how to use it for upload a video to Facebook from your mobile, start the social network application and press the button Photo placed at the top. In the screen that opens, select the thumbnail of the movie you want to post online and press the icon of pencil located at the bottom right.

At this point, type the message to publish along with the movie. Specify the tag and privacy level of the video using the appropriate buttons and press the button Publish to share the movie on your diary. The duration of the procedure will depend on the length of the video and the speed of the connection in use.

fb2

To shoot a video “on the fly” and share it immediately on Facebook, press the button Photo of the app and select the icon of camera lower left. Then move the lever located at the bottom right of the icon video camera, make your shots and at the end of the operation, select the preview of the movie that appears at the bottom right. Finally, click on the button with the icon pencil and proceed with uploading the video as seen before.

If you still have any doubts about this procedure or want more details about it, read my guide on how to upload videos to Facebook from iPhone in which I have explained everything to you in detail. It’s that easy!