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I got a new computer and those flash or video ads on webpages always start playing automatically. They are annoying and I always have to pause them as many sites have these. Is there a way to stop these videos from starting immediately when I open a webpage? I dont want flash disabled as sometimes i want to view the video, but I dont want it starting by itself, I want to click play for it to start.
do the following, you need to do chrome and firefox both separately.
On chrome go to settings section, under privacy click "content settings", then choose the option under plug-ins that states "click to play". This will make all videos in chrome wait until you click play, they will not start playing automatically.
On firefox, type about:config in the URL line and hit enter, then accept the warning. Scroll down to the line that says plugins.click_to_play and then right click and choose toggle. This switches the automatic playing off.
On internet explorer, I never use it so I dont know :)
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