Anyone else having problems with firefox 67 autoplay blocking?

Corey Edwards tensai at zmonkey.org
Wed Jun 5 10:25:45 MDT 2019


Yes, I've been having that exact same problem. I ended up installing an
extension, Disable Autoplay, but I can't say I'm exactly satisfied with it
since I need 4 or 5 clicks to get it playing. I hadn't ever tried
media.autoplay.enabled.user-gestures-needed, so I'll give that a shot and
see.

Corey

On Sat, Jun 1, 2019 at 10:19 PM Michael Torrie <torriem at gmail.com> wrote:

> Despite having all the right config settings, my instance of Firefox 67
> still autoplays videos on some sites at least half the time. Drives me
> crazy.  Especially CNN.  Sometimes a video will just start playing when
> I'm halfway down the page. If I reload the page, it works as it should,
> requiring a click.  Anyone else find that firefox is still auto-playing
> some videos when it shouldn't? Just curious.
>
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