Sharing videos in photostream

Discussion in 'iOS 7' started by rikscha, Sep 19, 2013.

  1. macrumors 6502

    Mar 8, 2010
    I shared 3 videos within three different photostreams which doesn't really work. I can create a photostream that includes video but I cannot play the videos. You press play and it will load infinitely on either iPhone or iPad. It does work when you publish the photostream to a website. Anyone?

  2. macrumors newbie

    Nov 1, 2012
    Same here.. since the iOS 7 GoldenMaster, Videos in Photosteams stops working ;-(

    With the last Beta versions it works fine.
  3. macrumors regular

    Mar 9, 2012
    Having a similar issue. I've shared a short video to a friend's video stream. It plays fine on my Apple TV (6.0 f/w) and on the iPad where the video originated however he cannot play it on his iPad mini and I cannot play it on my iPhone. All devices on iOS 7.
  4. macrumors 6502a

    May 16, 2012
    Same problem here, it just will never play. We tried different videos, some of them just a few seconds long, but to no success. We are all using iOS7, and none of us can play the videos.
  5. macrumors newbie

    Sep 23, 2013
  6. macrumors 6502a

    May 16, 2012
    Is there anyone on this forum that made this work somehow?
    I would really like this feature, but I just can't find a way to do it.
  7. macrumors regular

    Oct 3, 2007
    Yeah I can't play shared videos on my iphone or iPad, but they weirdly play fine on my Apple TV since yesterday's update.
  8. macrumors 604


    Jan 8, 2012
    My or shared photostream or both?

    I can see why it wouldn't work in "my" photostream ignoring the obvious PHOTOstream but I use "my" photostream as the screen saver on my ATV. Be awkward if videos just started playing however I recognize my ability to remove them from "my" photostream if that was a problem.

    Meh, just tossing ideas out there.


    On this, like I mentioned in my previous post. What happens during the screen saver on your ATV? I never tried it.
  9. macrumors 6502a


    Sep 30, 2008
    I must be confused but I thought that as of iOS 7, all videos (as long as below 5 minutes) will be included in our photostream. I know it works if I share a photostream with someone else, but I mostly use photostream to wirelessly download pics to my Macs.

    Was I wrong?

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