Change Facebook Cover Photo

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Hello, and thank you for watching VisiHow. In this tutorial, I will show you 1 of 3 ways to change your Facebook cover photo on an LG L70. Part 1 of 3 is to make the change by tapping on the bullet-point icon below the cover photo in Facebook.

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Steps

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    To begin, unlock the phone by pressing the top right-hand side power button and swiping up one time to get to the home screen
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    We do have the Facebook icon on the home screen, which is a blue box with a white "f" inside.
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    If we don't have it on the home screen, we can access the application from the apps menu
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    The Apps icon is located in the bottom right-hand corner of this home screen. It's a gray box with a set of white squares inside.
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    We will open Facebook by tapping on it directly on the icon on the home screen
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    This brings us to our Facebook news feed. From our Facebook news feed, we need to get to our profile.
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    To do that, we can tap on the icon on the right-hand corner, in the grey bar
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    The icon is 3 grey horizontal lines. A new screen will appear.
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    Tap on the first option, which is our profile photo and name
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    Below our name, it says "View your profile". We will then be looking at the profile.
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    Directly underneath the cover photo, we can see 3 icons which are "Update Info", "Activity Log" and 3 bullet points; tap on the bullet points
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    Here we will tap on the second option which is "Change Cover"
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    It takes us to our Facebook albums.
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    Scroll through the albums to find the photo to set as the cover photo, and tap on an album to open it
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    Tap on the chosen photo to select it for the cover photo
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    Swipe left or right to select a different area of the photo to display
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    Tap on "Save" in the top right-hand corner
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    Now we can see the cover photo has been changed
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    This concludes part 1 of 3 ways to change your Facebook cover photo on an LG L70
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    If you have any comments, questions or suggestion, please leave them in the space below.
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Video: Change Facebook Cover Photo Select from Albums

Upload a New Photo

Hello, and thank you for watching VisiHow. In this tutorial, I will show you 1 of 3 ways to change your Facebook cover photo on an LG L70. Part 2 of 3 is to make the change by tapping on the little pencil icon in the lower right-hand corner of the cover photo.

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Steps

  1. 1
    To begin, unlock the phone by pressing the top right-hand side power button and swiping up one time to get to the home screen
    .
    We do have the Facebook icon on the home screen, which is a blue box with a white "f" inside.
    Change Facebook cover photo PART-2-3 by uploading a new photo.mp4-canvas25 274768.jpg
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  2. 2
    If we don't have it on the home screen, we can access the application from the apps menu
    .
    The Apps icon is located in the bottom right-hand corner of this home screen. It's a gray box with a set of white squares inside.
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  3. 3
    We will open Facebook by tapping on it directly on the icon on the home screen
    .
    This brings us to our Facebook news feed. From our Facebook news feed, we need to get to our profile.
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  4. 4
    To do that, we can tap on the icon on the right-hand corner, in the grey bar
    .
    The icon is 3 grey horizontal lines. A new screen will appear.
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  5. 5
    Tap on the first option, which is our profile photo and name
    .
    Below our name, it says "View your profile". We will then be looking at the profile.
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    In the bottom right-hand corner of the cover photo, we can see a tiny little pencil icon
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    Tap on it one time to see three options. "Upload Photo", "Choose from Photos", or "View Photo".
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    Here we will tap on the first option which is "Upload Photo"
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    It takes us to our camera roll.
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    Tap on the chosen photo to select it for the cover photo
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    After we tap on it, we will see the edges are highlighted blue and there is a little blue box in the upper right-hand corner with a check mark. This means the photo has been selected.
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    Tap on "Done" in the top right-hand corner
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    Swipe left or right to select a different area of the photo to display
    .
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    Tap on "Save" in the top right-hand corner
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    Now we can see the cover photo has been changed
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    This concludes part 2 of 3 ways to change your Facebook cover photo on an LG L70
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    If you have any comments, questions or suggestions, please leave them in the space below.
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Video: Change Facebook Cover Photo Upload a New Photo

Directly from a Photo

Hello and thank you for watching VisiHow. In this tutorial, I will show you 1 of 3 ways to change your Facebook cover photo on the LG L70. Part 3 of 3 is to make the change from the options of one of your photos already on Facebook.

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Steps

  1. 1
    To begin, unlock the phone by pressing the top right-hand side power button and swiping up one time to get to the home screen
    .
    We do have the Facebook icon on the home screen, which is a blue box with a white "f" inside.
    Change Facebook cover photo PART-3-3 directly from a photo.mp4-canvas23 052818.jpg
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  2. 2
    If we don't have it on the home screen, we can access the application from the apps menu
    .
    The Apps icon is located in the bottom right-hand corner of this home screen. It's a gray box with a set of white squares inside.
    Change Facebook cover photo PART-3-3 directly from a photo.mp4-canvas34 273596.jpg
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  3. 3
    We will open Facebook by tapping on it directly on the icon on the home screen
    .
    This brings us to our Facebook news feed. From our Facebook news feed, we need to get to our profile to see our photos.
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  4. 4
    To do that, we can tap on the icon on the right-hand corner, in the grey bar
    .
    The icon is 3 grey horizontal lines. A new screen will appear.
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  5. 5
    Tap on the first option, which is our profile photo and name
    .
    Below our name, it says "View your profile". We will then be looking at the profile.
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    Tap on "PHOTOS" in the center of the screen
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    Here we will select "UPLOADS", which will highlight it blue
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    Tap on the chosen photo to select it for the cover photo
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    After we tap on it, we will see the full-sized picture. Now we can get to the options.
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    At the bottom of the phone, beside the home button, there are 3 horizontal lines
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    Tap on those lines to see the options.
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    Tap on the second option, "Make cover photo"
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    Swipe left, down, up or right to adjust the area of the photo to display
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    Tap on "Save" in the top right-hand corner
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    Exit the photo by pressing the back arrow, which is to the left of the home button at the bottom
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    Press the back arrow again to exit the photos
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    Exit the profile by tapping on the back arrow again
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    Reenter the profile to see the updated cover photo by tapping on "View your profile"
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    We can see the cover photo has been updated
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    This concludes part 3 of 3 ways to change your Facebook cover photo on an LG L70
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    If you have any comments, questions or suggestions, please leave them in the space below.
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Video: Change Facebook Cover Photo Directly from a Photo

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