How to Upload Videos on Facebook from iPhone or iPad: There Are Two Ways

Uploading videos on Facebook from iPhone is quite straightforward. You can get it done both from Photos app and Facebook itself. So, if you have snapped a stunner and want to blast the video on the social networking site, head over to this quick guide to share it on Facebook from your iOS device.

The latest version of Facebook allows you to edit video as well. For instance, you can trim the clips and even turn off the sound. This is exactly what would want to ensure your clip is able to create a lot of waves.

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There are two ways you can upload videos on Facebook from iPhone/iPad. One is through Photos App, and the other is through the Facebook app itself.

How To Upload Videos on Facebook from iPhone Through Photos App

First and foremost, log in to your Facebook account and move ahead with the further steps.

Step #1. Launch Photos app.

Tap on Photos App on iPhone

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Step #2. Tap on Albums.

Step #3. You should see Videos Tap on it.

Select Video from iPhone Camera Roll

Step #4. Now, select the video you want to upload.

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Step #5. Tap on Share icon from the bottom left corner.

Sharing Icon in iPhone Photos App

Step #6. Next up, you will have many options to share your video like Facebook, YouTube. Tap on Facebook.

Sharing Options in iPhone Photos App

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Step #7. Write something about the video, fill out the optional details such as Location, Audience Once you are done, tap on Post from the top right corner.

Post Videos to Facebook from iPhone Photos App

That’s it!

How to Upload Videos on Facebook From Official Facebook App

Step #1. Launch Facebook app.

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Step #2. Tap on Photo with the camera icon from the top.

Tap on Photo in Facebook iPhone App

Step #3. Facebook will ask your permission to access your Photos app, if you are going to upload photos or videos for the first time.

Step #4. Now, you will have the access to your Camera Roll. Select the video you want to upload and tap on Done from the top right corner.

Select Video and Tap on Done in iPhone Camera App

Step #5. Write something about the video.

Step #6. Tap on the arrow icon under Post to bring up the option to select preferred audience and then tap on Done from the top right corner within the menu.

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If you want to tag your friends with this post, tap on the tiny people icon from the bottom menu, select the friend you want to tag and then tap on Done from the top right hand in the popup menu. You can also Add Location where this video was taken by tapping on the location icon.

Step #7. Once you are done, tap on Post from the top right corner.

Post iPhone Video to Facebook from App

That’s all!

The video has been uploaded.

Watch out this video to know how to post videos to Facebook from iPhone:

You can also share videos on Facebook from many other apps like Instagram, YouTube. It’s a great way to remain hooked with your friends and loved ones.

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Jignesh Padhiyar
Jignesh Padhiyar is the founder of who has a keen eye for news, rumors and all the unusual stuff that happens around iPhone and iPad.


  1. Nope. the Facebook app on iPad/iPhone doesn’t allow you to upload videos as described. It hides them when you click the camera icon to choose from your photo album.


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