How to save the photos to Facebook from Android: Quick Guide

One of the most annoying shortcomings dell'App Android Facebook is to not afford to save photos. With a few simple steps you can enable the feature that allows you to Save files from Android Facebook!

Update February 2015:

The official Facebook app now allows you to save any photos: simply open the photo, press the button “Options” your Android device to find the item “save photos”.

If you do not find the function, update your Facebook app!

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The official Facebook app for Android is undergoing continuous updates, but still does not allow save your photos to Facebook directly in your photo gallery.
Despite numerous complaints from the users Android, This feature is already available in the app official Facebook for iOS devices, has not yet been released in the app for Android (even on newer devices like the Samsung Galaxy S4).

Currently, the official app allows Android, pressing the Android options while viewing a photo, to set it as wallpaper or share, but not to save.
The sharing allows you to send the photo via email, message, to save storage space in our DropBox, but you can not save it to the gallery of your Android smartphone.
Many users to save the photos make a screenshot of the screen, but this causes an irretrievable loss of picture quality.

But there is a way to enable saving photos from the app official Android Facebook directly in the photo gallery: let us see how to do.

To enable saving photos to Facebook, download from Google Play Market “FB saves photos” clicking on the button below:

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or looking directly into the Google Play store on your smartphone “FB saves photos”. The app is very smart and above free!

Download and install the app and you're done!

D'ora and poi, when you use the official Facebook app for Android You can save your photos doing so:

  • look for the photo you want to save and open it
  • press the Options button and choose Android share
  • FB saves selected photo and press the save button, as shown in the two images below:


Save photos from Facebook Android - Share Save Facebook photos with Android - SAVE


No simple? Now the Facebook photo has been downloaded and saved in the gallery of your smartphone!

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