How to Stop Facebook Videos From Automatically Playing

Facebook recently introduced auto-playing videos on desktop as well as mobile, but the good news is there's a button to pull out. Here's what you have to do.

How To Stop Facebook Videos From Automatically Playing



On the Desktop

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For Facebook on the desktop, you can shut off auto-play video clips in your setups:.

* On Facebook, head to the drop-down menu in the upper right-hand edge and also go to Settings > Video clips. You can also click here to go straight there.

* Next to the Auto-Play Videos setting, click the "On" box as well as transform it to "Off.".

Safari users might have to try using an additional browser, as some people are reporting that this setup does not show up in Safari for some reason.

On Android.

Stop Video Autoplay Facebook


On Android, you can establish video clips to auto-play just on mobile (to save data) or disable them totally:.

* Open the Facebook app, open up the left sidebar, and tap "Application Setups.".

* Examine the "Auto-Play Videos on Wi-FI Only" box.

On iphone.

Stop Video Autoplay Facebook


On iOS, you can disable auto-playing video clips from the Facebook application's settings:.

* Click the "Even more" switch in the bottom ideal edge, as well as head to Setups > Videos and also Pictures.

* Tap the Auto-Play setting to transform it off.

Now you will not need to see any videos you don't want to.