Auto-playing Videos are annoying at best (possibly you really did not desire that video to start playing before everyone visible of your display) as well as data-wasting at worst (perhaps you really did not intend to burn up that data on a video you really did not also truly want to see)-- so we totally understand if you wish to put an end to it. Let's begin with Facebook's mobile applications and then move onto the desktop computer for total coverage.
Turn Off Autoplay In Facebook
How You Can Disable Auto-Play on Mobile Devices
To disable auto-playing video on Facebook's mobile applications, we should going to the Settings menu. We're making use of iphone for this tutorial, but the choice is the same on both iphone 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 select "Autoplay".
There you could toggle the Settings in between always playing despite the network, only auto-playing on Wi-Fi, and never. Select "Never Autoplay Videos".
Ways To Disable Auto-Play on the Desktop
No should quit our battle there - let's spend an added couple of seconds to do away with it on the desktop computer too. Log right into your Facebook account and also click on the menu arrow in the upper right edge. Select "Settings".
Within the Settings menu, select "Videos" from all-time low of the left hand navigation pane.
Within the "Video Settings" menu, select the fall box beside "Auto-Play Videos" and also toggle it to "Off".
With that said fast change, auto-playing Videos are currently a thing of the past.