Upload (add) a photo to an album
| 1 (required)|| filename|| Photo File. See Notes below for supported file formats.|
| 2 (optional)|| album_id|| Album ID. You can specify the album # from the last ALBUMS command or the full album_id. The value of "latest" will correspond to your most recently created album. A value of null (initial FBCMD default) will add the photo to an album titled "Command Line Photos".|
| 3 (optional)|| Text|| Photo Caption.|
See the syntax
page and the parameter defaults
page for information on setting your default parameters.
The command will display the newly created photo_id.
The following Preferences apply to this command:
See the general preferences
page for a list of preferences that apply to all (or most) commands.
- Unless you grant FBCMD the permission to PUBLISH on your behalf, your pictures will go into a pending status to be approved. To avoid this step, grant FBCMD the PUBLISH permission by clicking (here)
- You can upload non .jpg files but it appears that facebook may convert them to JPG. Supported file formats: (GIF, JPG, PNG, PSD, TIFF, JP2, IFF, WBMP, XBM) (source)
- Facebook will resize of large .jpg files to have a maximum dimension of 604 pixels (source)
fbcmd ADDPIC myfile.jpg latest "This is me at the airport"
fbcmd ADDPIC myfile.png 1234567890