The most popular social networking website Facebook rolled out Live Videos a few months ago. Although initially it was unveiled among few well known Facebook pages, later, they released it for all. Having said that, you must have the official Facebook app on your mobile to be able to experience this feature. You can live stream on Facebook and share whatever is happening around you on Facebook.
Facebook has a pretty good function for users. It notifies users whenever a video on a popular ‘Liked’ page goes live. For example, if, we (TheWindowsClub) stream a video on Facebook, all the people who have liked our page on Facebook, will get the notification that we are ‘Live’ at the moment.
Facebook has included this feature so that users can be a part of live videos and interact with the host one-to-one. For those who often wish to connect with other people, this feature seems very useful. However, if you do not like the Live Videos feature of Facebook, it may be a distraction for you.
Let’s assume that you have liked around thirty news channel pages, which often stream live videos on Facebook. It would be pretty time consuming to check all the notifications related to live video notifications one by one. To get rid of this problem, you have two solutions.
First, you can turn off notifications for a particular page, but you may miss an important or interesting news because it will not notify you for anything. Second, you can disable live video notifications of Facebook. If you want to opt for the second solution, do follow the following steps.
Disable Live Video notifications of Facebook
For your information, you do not have to download any third party app or extension or add-on. This option is provided by Facebook itself. Therefore, it this setting will impact all the devices where you use your Facebook account. Before using this solution, you should also know that it will completely turn off Live Video notifications of Facebook and this is not per-page basis.
Log intoo your Facebook account and go to Settings.
On the left hand side, you should get Notifications. Click on this to open corresponding settings. On the next page, you should get an option called
On the next page, you should get an option called On Facebook. Here, you will get Edit option. Click on it.
Now, you can find Live Videos settings, which is visible next to App requests and activity settings. By default, it should be ON. Just click on the drop-down menu and select
By default, it should be ON. Just click on the drop-down menu and select All Off.
That’s it! Now you won’t get any live video notifications of Facebook.
Now you won’t get any live video notifications of Facebook.
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