Prevent, Stop Youtube AutoPlay Videos In Google Chrome

Many times you may see when ever you open a webpage or a page link in your browser, the youtube video embeded in the page gets played automatically. It becomes very annoying some times when you have many tabs opened and one of the tab just started playing a youtube video and you suddenly need to find out the tab and stop or pause that video.

You can use stop autoplay for youtube extension for google chrome which will stop YouTube autoplay but allows pre-buffering of videos so that you can watch them later on, without any annoyance.


Just in case if you are not using google chrome and rather using firefox browser then you can use the youtube prevent autoplay userscript which does the same as the above extension does, all you need to do is install this userscript but you will need to install greasemonkey extension in firefox before installing this script.

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