Facebook Screen Sharing

Facebook Screen Sharing

Share your screen in video calls on Facebook, Messenger and Workplace

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What is Facebook Screen Sharing?

The 'Facebook Screen Sharing' extension for Chrome lets you easily showcase your screen during Facebook, Messenger, and Workplace video calls. Select windows or tabs to project without worrying about unauthorized data sharing or saving of your screen images. It's also ideal for live video events, heightening engagement with real-time screen sharing.

Stats
Rating: 3.36 (284)
Version: 1.10.4 (Last updated: 2018-05-18)
Creation date: 2018-05-18
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Very low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
Permissions:
  • desktopCapture
  • notifications
  • https://*.facebook.com/
  • https://*.messenger.com/
Size: 12.57K
URLs: Website
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Summary

This Chrome extension allows you to share your screen in video calls on Facebook, Messenger and Workplace. Choose which windows or tabs to project during your call. The extension will not save images of your screen during your call or share your data with other apps or websites. You can also share your screen during your Facebook Live videos.

User reviews
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Pros
  • It allows users to share their screen during Facebook calls or live streams
  • Some users find it simple and easy to use
  • Some users are happy with the functionality and recommend it
Cons
  • Reliability issues as it sometimes does not work or the ScreenShare button is missing
  • Inability to switch between screen sharing and camera during a live stream
  • Audio sharing is not enabled or there are issues with audio transmission
  • Instructions on how to use the extension are unclear or lacking
  • Some users experience a repeated or duplicated screen effect (Droste effect)
Most mentioned
  • Issues with screen sharing functionality and reliability
  • Lack of the ability to switch between camera and screen sharing
  • The extension is sometimes easy to use and works well
  • Problems with audio when sharing screen
  • Difficulties in understanding how to use the extension
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Safety
Risk impact

Facebook Screen Sharing is risky to use as it requires a number of sensitive permissions that can potentially harm your browser and steal your data. Exercise caution when installing this extension. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install Facebook Screen Sharing if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

Facebook Screen Sharing has earned a good reputation and can be trusted.

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