Recording Videos on Firefox OS

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How To Record Videos

  1. Tap camera app to open the camera app.
    You might see a screen asking if you want to allow geolocation, select Allow or Deny. You can always change this later in your settings. Go to Settings > App Permissions > Camera to adjust the Geolocation setting for your camera app.
  2. If you do not see the video icon ( video ) highlighted in blue, then you are in photo mode. Tap video to change the camera app to video mode. Here's a screenshot that shows the camera app's video mode:

    video mode

  3. Position your camera to what needs to be taken and then tap video to start recording.
    Tip: Rotating the device to landscape mode might give a video that shows better on a computer or TV screen.
  4. Tap it again to stop recording when you're finished recording.
  5. Your video should now be captured and a thumbnail of the video will be displayed for half a second. If you want to share or delete this video, tap on the video thumbnail.
Note: You can always delete or share videos later from the gallery.
  1. Tap camera app to open the camera app.
You might see a screen asking if you want to allow geolocation, select Allow or Deny. You can always change this later in your settings. Go to Settings > App Permissions > Camera to adjust the Geolocation setting for your camera app.
  1. At the bottom of the screen, switch to video mode by tapping the video camera icon:
    photo mode 2.0
  2. The camera button will change to a record button:
    video mode 2.0
  3. Position your camera and tap the record button to start recording.
Tip: Rotating the device to landscape mode might give a video that shows better on a computer or TV screen.
  1. Tap it again to stop recording.
  2. A preview of your video will appear. It will also be saved in the Gallery, where you can share or delete it.


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