YouTube video auto playing in home feed is an inline player (playback in feeds) feature. Now, if you want to disable or enable this feature, then this post is for you.
Inline player video auto playing feature is a good feature to view video content without leaving the home feed screen.
What if you want to disable this YouTube video auto playing feature to save mobile data? and want to use only playback over Wi-Fi only.
Here is the solution, Following answer of your question – How to enable or disable YouTube home feed auto playing?
To enable or disable YouTube video auto playing in home feed (playback in feeds) feature, Go to YouTube app “Settings > Data saving”. Next, turn on or off the “Muted playback in feeds over Wi-Fi only” setting.
When you turn on “Muted playback in feeds over Wi-Fi only” setting option, your YouTube home feeds video auto playing will turn off for mobile data. And, it will auto play with Wi-Fi connection only.
When you turn off “Muted playback in feeds over Wi-Fi only” setting option, YouTube home feeds video auto playing will start for all connectivity (mobile data, Wi-Fi).
Note: In some cases, the home feed video auto playing feature does not start immediately after “playback in feeds” setting off. In that case, you need to close and re-open the YouTube app to get the effect of setting change.