How to Turn Off Auto Playing Videos on Facebook on iPhone or iPad

How to Turn Off Auto Playing Videos on Facebook on iPhone or iPadFacebook is the most popular social network on the world today. It has surpassed 1.5 billion registered users and has more than 950 million active users every day.

You can use Facebook to communicate with your friends, play games, attend events, promoting your product or business, share photos, videos and memories etc.

Being so popular around the world, Facebook has developed its own mobile app so everyone can download and install it on their iOS devices. It is available for free on the App Store.

Their app is full of interesting features which often help you complete different tasks quickly, but sometimes they can be very annoying.

One of the features that annoyed me most about the Facebook App on iOS is the Auto Playing Feature. If you are scrolling your newsfeed and one of your friends or a fan page has published a new video, the video will begin playing automatically. This can come in handy in some situations, but you don’t want to see and play every video on your feed.

Also, this can consume your mobile data faster because videos spend a lot from your mobile data packet.

So, to prevent this, in this post, I am going to show you How to Turn Off Auto Playing Videos on Facebook on iPhone or iPad.

How to Turn Off Auto Playing Videos on Facebook on iPhone or iPad

There is a very easy fix for this annoying feature. You have to open your Facebook Account on your Mac/Windows Computer and change your account settings.

After you change this option on Facebook Settings, Videos will stop auto playing and you will see only a thumbnail with a big white play button in the middle.

How to Turn Off Facebook Video Auto Play

Step 1: First, open your browser on your computer and load Facebook.com

Step 2: Enter your email address and password and log in to Facebook.

Step 3: After you have opened your account, click the down-facing arrow on the right side of Facebook Window, near the logout section.

Step 4: After you press the down facing arrow, find and click the Settings Option near the window’s bottom.

Step 5: After the Settings Section is opened, click on Videos Option in the left sidebar, below Support Box.How to Turn Off Auto Playing Videos on Facebook on iPhone or iPad

Step 6: There is an Auto Play Option on Videos Window which default setting is to automatically play your videos. Click the default option and you can choose to set it On or Off. Choose Off and then save you choice.How to Turn Off Auto Playing Videos on Facebook on iPhone or iPad

Step 7: Now, log out of your account and close your browser.

Now, If you access the Facebook on your iOS Device, the videos will have a thumbnail and a big white play button in the middle. Only after you press it once the video will begin playing.

This is the guide “How to Turn Off Auto Playing Videos on Facebook on iPhone or iPad“.

Thank You for Reading!

NO COMMENTS

Leave a Reply