Auto-playing Videos are frustrating at best (possibly you really did not desire that video to begin playing before every person in sight of your screen) and also data-wasting at worst (possibly you didn't want to burn up that data on a video you really did not also truly wish to see)-- so we entirely understand if you intend to put an end to it. Let's start with Facebook's mobile apps and after that relocate onto the desktop computer for total protection.
Turn Off Video Autoplay Facebook
How to 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, yet the choice is the same on both iOS and also Android. Select the menu symbol to access your Settings.
Select "Settings" in the resulting menu.
Select "Account Settings" in the pop up menu.
Select "Videos and Photos" from the Account Settings menu.
Within the "Videos and Photos" menu choose "Autoplay".
There you could toggle the Settings between constantly playing regardless of the network, just auto-playing on Wi-Fi, and never ever. Select "Never Autoplay Videos".
How to Disable Auto-Play on the Desktop computer
No need to quit our battle there - allow's spend an extra couple of seconds to do away with it on the desktop computer as well. Log right into your Facebook account and also click on the menu arrow in the top right corner. Select "Settings".
Within the Settings menu, pick "Videos" from the bottom of the left hand navigation pane.
Within the "Video Settings" menu, select the drop down box next to "Auto-Play Videos" and toggle it to "Off".
With that said quick modification, auto-playing Videos are now a thing of the past.