Facebook Messenger Gains Screen Sharing on Android and iOS

Facebook Messenger Gains Screen Sharing on Android and iOS
Facebook has built-in help for display sharing on video calls by means of Messenger. The function – reside on Android and iOS, lets customers share their cellular’s display with family and friends. With display sharing, customers can browse social media collectively, store on-line, view images from the digicam roll, and rather more.

“We know people are trying to stay connected more than ever and screen sharing is the latest feature we’re rolling out to bring people closer together,” wrote Messenger’s Product Manager Nora Micheva in a weblog submit.

To begin a display sharing session, all it’s important to do is begin a video name, and faucet on “Share Your Screen”. On the subsequent web page, faucet on the “Start Sharing” button. Your display will now be broadcasted to all contributors within the session.

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The firm gives display sharing on one-on-one calls and group calls with as much as eight individuals. Moreover, because of Messenger Rooms, you’ll be able to share your display with as much as 16 individuals. Messenger Rooms function can also be obtainable on Facebook-owned Instagram and WhatsApp.

Messenger Rooms, in case you didn’t know already, helps group video chats with as much as 50 individuals. The social media big mentioned it’ll develop display sharing help to 50 customers sooner or later. The firm additionally has plans to let Room creators management who can share their display in Rooms.

Screen sharing is now rolling out on the most recent variations of Messenger’s Android and iOS apps. You can begin utilizing it by updating your app to the most recent model obtainable on Google Play Store or App Store. It was already obtainable on the desktop app and net variations.

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