How to Disable Autoplay Media in Firefox

Posted on November 21st, 2013

When you go onto a website and music or video autoplays, you can turn it off. So it does not annoy you heres how.

1) Open firefox

2) In the website address type about:config

1) You may get the following screen, just click the ‘I’ll be carefull’ button to continue.



1) In the subsequent screen type into the search bar: plugins.click_to_play


1) Right click on the highlighted line in your browser and select ‘toggle’ to the change Value field from false to true. (false = enable auto play, true = disable auto play)


1) Close firefox browser


1) When you restart firefox and come across auto play content you should see this box. Simply click the box to start the content.