Start Facebook Live Video, icon not showing on iPhone/ iPad App

You are experiencing Facebook Live Video icon not showing on iPhone/ iPad and your friends or other facebook account showing live options. Don’t be panic and fix it with below steps that I have experienced and enjoy live video where I didn’t see live icon.

Facebook live explored live video features in USA first then with some limitations. Officially android Users now able to broadcast live video from android mobile/ Tablets (Updated: January 2, 2017 is now available).

New features are really awesome that we can use from our Facebook iOS app. But some users missed facebook live video, so then turn on it, after troubleshoot below steps.

Are you verified facebook users means, Actor, Journalist, musicians or public figures page? Yes, then you are able to use dedicated app behind Facebook live (Facebook Mentions) features more happily (Talk with Followers, Share beautifully, Tell Story and more).

1 Facebook Live video missing from iPhone iPad App

Steps for Facebook Live Video on iPhone/ iPad

I am surprised; when I see the reply from facebook community team (Option is not available to some FB users). But I got solution instantly through below tips,

Use Facebook Live from Tools

Not available on your Facebook home screen, then Go with the new post, Find Live Video option. See my iPhone screen below,

After that you can see the changed layout instantly, live option on Facebook home screen.

2 Live option missing in Facebook app from iPhone and iPad

Login/ Logout

Open Facebook App,

Move to Profile view, Scroll down to below and Tap on logout.

Logout your profile, Close App completely from Devices (From multitasking screens). Re-login your FB account on same app. That’s it, Look on screen and enjoy live video broadcasting.

3 Logout Facebook app on iPhone and iPad

Live video features/ Audio features

Change Viewers privacy: So, Share your live photo with your Friends, Publicly or only you.

4 Live video option after broadcast on iPhone and iPad

Delete after goes live, for later watch who missed your live event

Download video after stop live recording on iPhone/ iPad in Camera app

Note: Total length of Facebook live video broadcasting is 30 minutes. More help and guide on this topic share with me on comment.

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Jaysukh Patel is the founder of howtoisolve. Also self Professional Developer, Techno lover mainly for iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch and iOS, Jaysukh is one of responsible person in his family. Contact On: [email protected] [OR] [email protected]

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  1. thanks alot. facebook’s answer socks.

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