Netflix customers have complained for years about the frustrating and annoying autoplay feature that occurs on its homepage. Today, the company announced that subscribers can finally disable autoplay functionality.
People can choose to disable autoplay in two different formats: one that automatically starts the next episode in a series and one that autoplays previews while browsing. Netflix rolled out an option to disable autoplay with episodes in a series way back in 2014, but this new setting specifically relates to the autoplay previews on the homepage.
Learn how to do it here. I’m fixing my account up right now.