Few hours before Facebook announced Facebook video calling feature, Group chat, along with other improvements to Messages. With this post I would like to show you the steps to enable video calling feature on your Facebook account. To use Facebook video chat you need to install Facebook video call plug-in for your web browser. Go through the step by step process to install Facebook video calling feature.
Step 1: Go to your Facebook account and click on the facebook Video calling page
Step 2: Now Click on Get started
Once you clicked on this button Facebook will take you through the installation process of video calling application.
I tested the Facebook video calling plug-in on Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, Safari and it works fine. In Firefox it showed me adobe flash player update required message,once I updated it‘s working Perfect.
Step 3: Facebook will download the Facebook plug-in named “facebookvideocallsetup.exe” .Click on the downloaded facebook application setup named ” facebookvideocallsetup.exe” to install the video calling plug-in.
Step 4: You are done it! Now Open the chat window on the lower right corner and open a chat box to call your friend and you can see a video button.
Click on it and start a video chat instantly with your friends and family members.
Update : When ever I tried Facebook video calling on Mozilla Firefox it giving me an error same as below.But it worked perfectly on Google Chrome 14 but not working on latest chrome browser 15.
Let me know if you have any difficulties in setting up facebook video chat on your computer !