Results 1 to 2 of 2
  1. #1
    Join Date
    Feb 2007
    Location
    Wasilla, Alaska
    Posts
    11,233
    Thanks (Given)
    7277
    Thanks (Received)
    12359
    Likes (Given)
    800
    Likes (Received)
    846
    Mentioned
    69 Post(s)
    Rep Power
    21475082

    Default Disabling Autoplay Videos

    I don't know about you guys & girls, but I get a bit miffed when I'm reading something on the internet and a video begins blaring unbidden - especially when the video is unrelated to the story I'm reading. If I want to watch a video, I'll click on it, thank you very much.

    It's just been in the last couple of months or so that Chrome has been allowing this increasingly rampant abuse to happen and the most serious offender seems to be HTML5 videos instead of the Flash variety.

    I just downloaded an extension for Chrome that blocks this annoying behavior :

    https://chrome.google.com/webstore/d...lidkeendpkolai

    After installing it, click on the icon in the upper right corner to turn it on, and presto! Serenity now.

    Works like a champ!

    And now back to surfing and drinking my coffee.
    Interdum feror cupidine partium magnarum Europae vincendarum

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Location
    In my knickers
    Posts
    25,476
    Thanks (Given)
    9936
    Thanks (Received)
    11110
    Likes (Given)
    560
    Likes (Received)
    1012
    Mentioned
    59 Post(s)
    Rep Power
    21475225

    Default

    Thank you! I detest those
    After the game, the king and the pawn go into the same box - Author unknown

    For you created my inmost being; you knit me together in my mother's womb. Psalms 139:13

  3. Thanks NightTrain thanked this post

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •