How to Turn Off Autoplay On Facebook App 2018

Keep in mind the days when Facebook Videos only played when you clicked on them? If you intend to go back to that much finer age, all you should do is toggle a few tucked-away Settings to stop the auto-play chaos - How to Turn Off Autoplay On Facebook App.

Auto-playing Videos are annoying at ideal (perhaps you didn't want that video to begin playing before everybody visible of your screen) and data-wasting at worst (perhaps you really did not want to burn up that data on a video clip you didn't even really wish to enjoy)-- so we totally recognize if you wish to place an end to it. Allow's begin with Facebook's mobile applications and afterwards move onto the desktop computer for total coverage.

How to Turn Off Autoplay On Facebook App

How You Can Disable Auto-Play on Mobile Devices

To disable auto-playing video on Facebook's mobile applications, we have to going to the Settings menu. We're using iphone for this tutorial, but the option coincides on both iphone and also Android. Select the menu icon to access your Settings.

Select "Settings" in the resulting menu.

Select "Account Settings" in the turn up menu.

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

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

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

How You Can Disable Auto-Play on the Desktop

No need to stop our war there - let's invest an extra couple of secs to do away with it on the desktop computer too. Log right into your Facebook account and click the menu arrow in the top right corner. Select "Settings".

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

Within the "Video Settings" menu, pick the drop down box close to "Auto-Play Videos" and toggle it to "Off".

With that said quick adjustment, auto-playing Videos are currently a distant memory.