As always, Facebook has received an update and during the last, there have been some new features such as putting a video in place of the profile picture, and also the automatic reading of the pictures. videos on Facebook.
If the last one is done in silence, it can annoy the user, and lead to a rise in the consumer 3G / 4G mobile. Good news: it is possible to disable it on the Web version, and partly on iOS and Android.
How to disable automatic playback of videos on the web version
Disabling automatic playback of videos on Facebook is possible, provided you know where to look. On the Web version, the approach is quite simple:
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Step 1: Go to account settings
Step 2: Click on the Videos tab that appeared at the bottom of the settings categories.
Step 3: Then click No to disable automatic playback. The site makes it clear that by disabling this feature on the Web version, the latter will continue to be active on the iOS or Android version. It is then necessary to turn to the applications to repeat the modification.
How to disable the automatic playback of videos on Android
Step to follow: Open the Facebook application, and navigate to the “Settings” Open “Photos and Videos” Click on “Auto play videos”, and select “NO”
How to disable the automatic playback of videos on iOS
Step to follow: Open the Facebook application, and navigate to the “Settings” go “Account settings” Open “Photos and Videos” Click on “Auto play videos”, and select “NO”