Video calls have been quite for some time and every day a countless number of people use it to get face time. iPhone devices have the best of the camera on them and people love to have video calling anywhere anytime. Video calling work over your cellular network and then we have the app FaceTime on iPhones. It is a very good video chatting app that lets you make a video call with your cellular data or WiFi. FaceTime works perfectly fine for iPhone users and now also comes with the feature of live photos. The live photos feature lets you take pictures during the video chat so you don’t have to take screenshots anymore. Let’s get you introduced properly to the FaceTime and its Live photos feature.
What is FaceTime?
FaceTime is quite the old pre-installed app on iPhones that let you have both the video and voice call over iOS devices. It just needs an internet connection and you can make any of the calls on iPhones. All the iOS devices support this and you can make calls to any of your friends as long as you both have iOS devices. For a long time, everyone has tried to take screenshots over video calls to troll friends and so but no more screenshots. FaceTime has the feature to make taking pictures over video call possible.
What is FaceTime Live Photo?
The feature that lets you take pictures during a video chat on FaceTime is called live photos. While on any video chat on FaceTime you get the shutter icon that you can use to take a live picture in video chat. Now screenshot is not what you need just take the picture right away.
The app and its features are quite useful but not everyone wants to give another chance to troll them. You can always turn off or disable the live photos FaceTime if you don’t want the feature. Here is how you can turn off the FaceTime live photos so your friend can’t take the funny pictures of you while on FaceTime.
Steps To Disable The FaceTime Live Photos On Your iOS Device
- Unlock your device and Open the settings on the iPhone and look for the Facetime option in it. Simply scroll down a little and open up Facetime option.
- Now there will be an option of FaceTime photos on your screen that is enabled. You Just have to disable it by switching it off.
That’s all you have to do it disable the FaceTime live photos feature on FaceTime app of your iOS device. Once you have disabled the FaceTime photos you will not see the picture taken while video chatting. No more clicking photos on the video calling but you can turn it on back any time you want.