Autoplay videos

Discussion in 'General Software' started by Mozart, Nov 7, 2018.

  1. Mozart

    Mozart New Member

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    I find autoplay videos irritating. In Firefox, I had gone to about:config and changed the media.autoplay boolean to false. This solved the problem until recently. The videos have been playing again. Any advice?
     
  2. Deerling7

    Deerling7 Active Member

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    Just set the boolean back to false.
     
  3. Mozart

    Mozart New Member

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    I double-checked that before I posted. It is set to false.
     
  4. Darren

    Darren Moderator Staff Member

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    There's probably an extension/plugin you could find that would do that for you. I know Chrome has options for that.
     
  5. UnholyVision

    UnholyVision Member

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    There was some plugins that I use to use. It was called something like Flash Blocker. It blocked Flash & HTML5 video playback until you clicked it. Not sure if it still works with Firefox, as I use Waterfox these days, but it's worth a look in the add-ons section.
     

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