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The option to pick the video thumbnail when scheduling videos

Now that we have the automatic video upload it stops the option to pick the video's thumbnail when uploading this is throwing my grid off. I want to be able to pick the videos thumbnail before it is automatically uploaded 

  • Zoe McArthur
  • Jan 15 2019
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  • Dawn Anthony commented
    26 Jun 06:42am

    I'd also like to be able to pick the thumbnail when scheduling multi-photo posts!

  • Jose Villa commented
    29 Apr 09:28pm

    A must!

  • Abraham Torna commented
    14 Apr 09:56pm

    Please Add an Option to UPLOAD your CUSTOM THUMBNAIL or at least enter the timecode of frame that you want it to pick. I just pay for the subscription to realize that your solutions is useless and bad implemented, sorry for that but is very frustrating.I got a video that has transitions to black from shot to shot and your solution only jump from black to black :(

  • Luis Echeverry commented
    26 Feb, 2019 09:39pm

    this is an absolute must if i am to continue with subscription 

  • Eric Schumacher commented
    22 Feb, 2019 01:04am

    Yes, Please!!!!

  • Meredith Wallis commented
    13 Feb, 2019 05:14pm

    I have to make sure I select all of my videos to 'notify' instead of auto publish for this exact reason. Such a hassle!

  • Meeta Arora commented
    4 Feb, 2019 11:56pm

    Yes, very much need this feature with auto-posting of videos! 

  • Antonio Cadleron commented
    3 Feb, 2019 05:46pm

    Absolutely needed!

  • Teron Wolf commented
    25 Jan, 2019 09:51am

    Yes, please! I love the new auto-scheduling ability for videos, but a number of ours have gone up with simply awful frames as the image that shows on our feed. I'd love to be able to set the image frame, like I can in the native Instagram app. 

  • Taylor Winston commented
    24 Jan, 2019 09:22pm

    When you select a video thumbnail, instagram will automatically take that frame as an image and place it as a half second still image at the beginning of your video. This feature would be great to have on later. Our teams fix is to simply make our 60s videos with the half second selected still image already placed at the beginning of the video. Allows the video to be published and keep our Instagram page looking great! 

  • Angie commented
    16 Jan, 2019 11:29pm

    I was just about to write the same things as Zoe above. I just posted a video and it is a blank image displayed on Instagram which is not great. There does not currently seem to be a way to select a thumbnail image.

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