If you're using the desktop version of OneNote  videos will not auto-play by default and you do not need to worry about making any changes. This tutorial is only relevant for those using OneNote Online (through a browser, such as Google Chrome  or Safari ).


For Google Chrome 

For Google Chrome, please follow the instructions on this FAQ

For Safari 


  1. Open Preferences on Safari. 

  2. Click on the Website tab in the top row. Then select Auto-Play in the left column. In the bottom right corner select Stop Media with Sound from the drop-box selections. 

  3. Once you have done this, restart Safari  and videos will no longer auto-play by default when using OneNote  online. 




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