Preventing video auto-play in web browsers

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CAcreeks
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Re: Preventing video auto-play in web browsers

robertfel wrote:

For Firefox about:config then media.autoplay.default = 1 works for me for YouTube, Amazon Prime and most others.

One trick is that you need to open links in a new tab, rather than direct clicking...

Aha! Thanks much.

Sean, if you have any luck with Firefox on Android, or if you feel it's improved, please say so. I don't even have it installed any more, since discovering Brave browser for Android.

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