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by jfjm
Wed Apr 19, 2017 5:52 am
Forum: Computer Topics
Topic: Stop / Disable autoplay videos
Replies: 6
Views: 5917

Re: Stop / Disable autoplay videos

Firefox actually has built-in capability to disable HTML5 video from autoplay. Do you know of any working solution for Chrome?
by jfjm
Tue Apr 18, 2017 8:30 am
Forum: Computer Topics
Topic: Stop / Disable autoplay videos
Replies: 6
Views: 5917

Re: Stop / Disable autoplay videos

With the newer HTML5 players, it dynamically load the content via Javascript, addon/extension does not work against them.
by jfjm
Mon Apr 17, 2017 9:59 pm
Forum: Computer Topics
Topic: Stop / Disable autoplay videos
Replies: 6
Views: 5917

Stop / Disable autoplay videos

Two of the sites that I visit frequently are cnn.com and cnet.com both have HTML5 (not Flash) videos that autoplay. This is very disruptive with the audio blasting. Currently I unable to find a way prevent that, so I resorted to a brute method of blocking ALL videos on these sites: cnn.com: registry...