How To View Facebook Videos
Where Are Facebook Videos Stored?
Finding Your Videos
You can browse to your Facebook Timeline to discover the Videos you've uploaded to the social media network. One method of doing this is to click on your name to the left side of the major Information Feed, select "Photos" choose "Albums" and after that click the "Videos" option. Hover over a thumbnail to see two symbols show up; choose the Play icon to view the video or the Edit one - marked with a pen icon - making modifications to the video, such as the inscription and the people marked in it.
Finding Other People's Videos
To see your Facebook friends' uploaded Videos on their Timelines, open up a friend's Timeline, select "Photos" pick "Albums" and then click "Videos" to see the clips. As these Videos don't come from you, you can only play them-- there is no option to make adjustments, though you can add a comment or a like. As with the various other web content on Facebook, Videos have their own privacy settings, so you could only see clips if their authorized audience includes you.
The Videos album is not available in Facebook's main mobile apps as of the most recent versions available in January 2014, so you can not view video content on your smart device or tablet computer. Nor is it possible to view your video collections on the mobile version of Facebook's web site. The restrictions of video playback on mobile phones, along with the large quantities of transmission capacity used to show video material, might be amongst the reasons why Facebook does not support the function on mobile devices at this time.
Facebook's Data Centers
When you publish a video to Facebook, it is stored in the solution's data centers situated in different areas throughout the world, along with all the other web content published on the social media network. The video sent to Facebook may be maximized slightly for checking out on the Web, yet the original documents continues to be on your computer system and isn't affected.
New Ways to Enjoy Facebook video
Bringing Sound to Videos in News Feed
Videos in Information Feed have actually previously played silently-- you touch on a video to listen to audio. As individuals view more video on phones, they have actually pertained to anticipate sound when the quantity on their tool is activated. After examining audio on in Information Feed and also listening to positive feedback, we're gradually bringing it to more people. With this update, audio fades in and out as you scroll via Videos in News Feed, bringing those Videos to life.
If your phone is set to quiet, Videos will certainly not play with sound. If you never ever want Videos to have fun with noise, you can disable this attribute by turning off "Videos in News Feed Start With Sound" in Setups. We'll additionally be showing in-product messages to inform people about the brand-new audio on experience as well as controls.
We've additionally made changes to make vertical Videos look better on mobile phones. In 2015 we started evaluating a bigger preview of upright Videos in News Prey on mobile. People reacted favorably, to ensure that larger layout is currently offered to everyone enjoying Videos on iOS and Android.
See and Scroll
We know that occasionally you want to enjoy a video and want to keep scrolling via your News Feed. It's currently possible to reduce the video you're seeing to a picture-in-picture sight that keeps having fun in the edge of your display while you surf various other stories in Information Feed. You can drag the video to any kind of corner of the display, and also if you're utilizing an Android gadget, you could keep the video playing also when you exit the Facebook application to do another thing on your phone.
Facebook video App for TV
Finally, we have actually listened to that individuals desire even more choices for how as well as where they enjoy Facebook Videos. Today we're introducing a brand-new Facebook video app for TV, which will present quickly to application shops for Apple TELEVISION, Amazon.com Fire TELEVISION as well as Samsung Smart TV, with more platforms to find.
Our video application for TV is a new way to take pleasure in Facebook Videos on a bigger screen. Last year we presented the capacity for you to stream Videos from Facebook to your TV, and also today's announcement broadens this capability. With the app, you could see Videos shared by friends or Pages you adhere to, leading real-time Videos from all over the world, and also suggested Videos based upon your rate of interests. You could also catch up on Videos you have actually conserved to enjoy later, along with review Videos you've watched, shared or published. We look forward to seeing just how individuals make use of the app to enjoy Facebook Videos in a new way.