Automatic playback of previews on Netflix they are extremely annoying. These suddenly pop up while you are browsing for a movie or one TV series to see, annoying the user with unwanted video and audio.
Although it is a great way to discover newer content uploaded to the platform, it can be very annoying. Realizing this inconvenience, Netflix developers have acted by proposing a system to disable previews and allow more fluid navigation to their users.
Automatic playback of previews on Netflix can now be stopped: here's how
The option useful for the purpose, rather simple to locate and activate. To reach it you need to access Netflix from a browser.
Note well: even if the option can only be activated from a browser, its effect also applies to other devices. Activation in itself for, accessible only via computer.
- The actual procedure consists of:
- Move the mouse over the profile icon (top right) and click on Account
- search for the name of your profile and select the entry Playback settings
- deselect the option Automatic preview while browsing on all devices
- click on Save to save the changes made
Delete all autoplays on Netflix
If the problem is not only the previews but all the automatic reproductions, there is a slightly different procedure.
In this case, in fact, it is possible to use the voice Automatic play of the next episode of a series on all devices. In doing so, Netflix will not automatically start playing at the next episode of a series when one finishes playing.
Playback settings are specific to each profile. So if there are multiple profiles for different people on an account and you want to disable auto-play previews for everyone, you have to repeat this procedure for each profile.
Although this service is definitely the best for streaming videos / TV series, remember that there are also quite interesting alternatives to Netflix.