After you end viewing a video in YouTube, the next recommended video is automatically played as a miniature. I find it incredibly annoying.

Is there any way to disable it?

3 Answers 3


It looks like some users on the YouTube help forum have found that deleting all browser cookies related to YouTube will disable this "feature."

  • Good :) my limited bandwidth will no longer suffer from playing unrequested videos ^_^
    – Nerian
    May 9, 2011 at 9:35

This can be changed in your user account settings now. Autoplay is enabled by default but you can switch it off.


Install greasemonkey and use this script:


  • Why? Please add an explanation to your answer, external sites might vanish eventually.
    – fuxia
    Sep 14, 2013 at 9:45
  • Where's the link to Greasemoney? How to install it? How to use the script? Is this a web application you're suggesting?
    – Jacob Jan
    Sep 14, 2013 at 9:46

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