Saturday, 20 October, 2018

Now send live videos via Instagram direct messages

Instagram Direct now supports Live Videos Instagram Update Brings Option to Share Live Videos in Direct Messages
Frank Williams | 23 December, 2017, 23:34

Instagram has yet another new feature which is made for Direct Messages.

Hit that arrow button, and you Instagram app will throw a list of all your friends, so that can select the ones you want to nag - send a direct message telling that you are live streaming.

You guys know how to go live on Instagram, right? This was among numerous beta features noticed by Matt Navara. The recipient will see your live video in their Direct inbox. The new features allows users to send their own live videos, as well as ones they are watching, to others. However, your friends can only view your video if you're now live.

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Instagram users can disable the option to send their live videos in Direct in their Stories settings.

Instagram has added several new direct messaging features in recent months as it considers spinning out its Direct product into a standalone app, Techcrunch reports, including photo and video replays, support for links, and new photo orientations. However, it's worth noting that your friends will only be able see to your live video that you shared through direct messages if you are now live.

The update is available today as part of Instagram version 26 for iOS and Android devices. If your account is private, only your followers can view your live video. You can now share your live videos with your friends through direct messages, because after all, there's no fun live broadcasting if your friends don't see it.

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