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You might be aware of the fact that using autoplay option on YouTube helps users to make selections for videos that must appear in sequence. Depending upon your viewing history you can assure that which video must appear after one ends on your player. Generally this autoplay option starts a countdown for few seconds on your device and next keep on playing next video from the list but it is not always desired as sometimes we simply forget to stop the videos and if they keep on playing automatically then it will affect device battery as well as data packs. If you are searching for tricks to stop this autoplay option on your device then following details will definitely help you:
Turn off Autoplay on Mobile:
Step 1: Simple go to the Next section available on video page.
Step 2: Make use of available toggle switch to turn off autoplay.
Note that this selection will keep autoplay off until and unless you enable it again manually.
Turn off Autoplay on Computer/Desktop:
Step 1: Go to corner of your video player and then hit Gear option.
Step 2: Autoplay option will appear here where you need to select off to disable it permanently so that it works again only when you enable it manually.
Setting on browser only for chrome and opera:
If you wish to have a browser that acts smartly for playing videos from the list appearing on websites then it is good to enable click to play option on your browser so that videos start only when you hit play button manually. This setting can be done of Opera as well as Chrome as below:
- Step 1: Open your browser and visit preferences.
- Step 2: Now go to the advanced tab where you will find content section on left side; here check the option “Enable Plug-ins only on Demand” and then hit Ok.
- Step 1: Open your browser and type chrome://chrome/settings/content on address bar; press enter.
- Step 2: A settings page will appear on screen where you need to mark click to play option and then press ok.