If you’re like me, well you get way too easily annoyed by certain things. That being said, I was SUPER annoyed when Facebook introduced their new “feature” – saving all us poor users the incredible effort of hitting the play button on videos.

Sigh.

Anyways, there’s a way to turn that off! Well there is for the web version, and there’s a partial way to do that on mobile devices.

WEB/DESKTOP

To turn that completely off just go to the settings page (hit the downward pointing triangle on the top right of the screen) and there’s a new option under settings for “video settings”, just switch it to OFF and you’re all set!

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MOBILE

Unfortunately there’s not a way to completely turn that off for mobile devices…HOWEVER….you CAN turn it off when you’re not on wireless. There’s a good how-to article on iMore that explains it….READ MORE