How to Disable Autoplay in the Disney Plus App


The autoplay feature is enabled by default in Disney Plus. But you can disable it by following these steps.

Just like other streaming services, Disney Plus has an autoplay feature that is enabled by default. This starts the next TV show in the series automatically after a few seconds. If you are not a fan of the autoplay feature, you can disable it in the Disney app. Here’s how to do it.

Disable Autoplay in Disney Plus App

To disable the autoplay feature in the Disney Plus app launch the app on your phone or tablet. Then tap your profile picture at the bottom right corner of the screen. After that, tap the big Edit Profiles button.

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The next step is to tap the pencil icon on the profile where you want to disable the autoplay feature. On the following screen is where you will see where the Autoplay feature is enabled. Tap on the Autoplay toggle switch to turn the feature off. Click on the Save button for the change to go into effect and close out of the edit profiles section.

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That’s all there is to it. Now when you are watching movies and TV shows on the Disney Plus app the next show in the series will not automatically play.

Disable Autoplay from the Web

You can also disable the autoplay feature from the web. Launch your browser and head to the Disney Plus home page. Log into your account and on the profiles page click the Edit Profiles button.

Next, click the pencil icon on the profile avatar you want to disable autoplay. Then, on the following page click the toggle switch next to Autoplay to turn the feature off. Make sure to click the Save button for the change to go into effect.

Note that here is where you can disable the Background Video feature, too.

Subscribe to Disney Plus

The service streams in resolutions up to 4K Ultra HD in Dolby Vision and HDR 10. Where available, it also supports Dolby Atmos sound. It is just $7.99/month or $79.99/year. Or, you can get the Disney Plus bundle that includes Hulu (With Ads) and ESPN+ for $13.99/month. Or, you can grab the new bundle that offers Disney Plus, Hulu (No Ads), and ESPN+ for $19.99/month.

It’s also worth noting that if you are already a Hulu (No Ads) or Hulu Live subscriber, you can add the Disney+ bundle to your existing account.

Disney Plus is accessible on iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, Android mobile devices and Android TV, web browsers, and Amazon devices like Fire TV and Fire HD. Disney Plus is also on Chromecast, Chromebook, Samsung and LG smart televisions, Roku devices, PlayStation4, Xbox One, and Windows 10. It’s available wherever streaming services reside.

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