Turn Off Autoplay On Facebook

Bear in mind the days when Facebook Videos just played when you clicked them? If you wish to go back to that much finer age, all you should do is toggle a few tucked-away Settings to stop the auto-play madness - Turn Off Autoplay On Facebook.

Auto-playing Videos are annoying at finest (perhaps you really did not want that video to begin playing in front of everyone visible of your display) and data-wasting at worst (maybe you really did not intend to burn up that information on a video clip you really did not even actually want to watch)-- so we absolutely understand if you want to place an end to it. Let's start with Facebook's mobile apps and then move into the desktop for total coverage.

Turn Off Autoplay On Facebook

How to Disable Auto-Play on Mobile Devices

To disable auto-playing video on Facebook's mobile applications, we should head over to the Settings menu. We're using iOS for this tutorial, however the alternative is the same on both iOS and also Android. Select the menu icon to access your Settings.

Select "Settings" in the resulting menu.

Select "Account Settings" in the appear menu.

Select "Videos and Photos" from the Account Settings menu.

Within the "Videos and Photos" menu choose "Autoplay".

There you can toggle the Settings in between constantly playing despite the network, only auto-playing on Wi-Fi, as well as never ever. Select "Never Autoplay Videos".

Ways To Disable Auto-Play on the Desktop

No should stop our war there - let's invest an additional few secs to do away with it on the desktop computer too. Log into your Facebook account and also click the menu arrow in the upper right edge. Select "Settings".

Within the Settings menu, pick "Videos" from all-time low of the left hand navigating pane.

Within the "Video Settings" menu, pick the fall box beside "Auto-Play Videos" and also toggle it to "Off".

With that quick adjustment, auto-playing Videos are currently a thing of the past.