Imo is a messaging app that helps you to share media files like photos and videos the default option allows the videos to be auto-downloaded and auto-played on your mobile phone. This uses a lot of space and data on your mobile. You can avoid this by using the feature of turning on and off autoplay video in IMO to do that you need to follow a few simple steps. In this article, we will explain to you the steps that you need to learn how to Turn on/off AutoPlay Video in Imo.
How to Stop auto play videos on imo
Turn on/off AutoPlay Video in Imo in simple steps
Step 1-Open imo app: You must first open the imo app in order to begin the process.
This assumes that you already have an imo account and that the app is loaded on your phone.
You'll have to go through the list of installed apps on your phone to find the app.
The imo icon will be white, with the word "imo" inscribed in blue.
Once you've found the imo icon, tap it once.
Step 2- Tap on your Profile Picture: Once you have opened the app, you will see the list of all your chats on the first page that appears.
On the same page, in the upper left corner, you will find the profile icon.
It will be your display or profile picture.
If you haven’t uploaded a display picture of your own choice, this icon will appear as a grey colored portrait figure.
Tap on it once.
Step 3-Tap on Settings: When you enter the profile menu, you will see a list of options appearing on your mobile screen from this list select settings by tapping on it once you can identify this option by the gear icon which will appear beside it in blue color.
Step 4- Tap on Storage & Data: After clicking on settings, you will enter a new menu that is setting menu. In this menu also you will be seeing a lot of options appearing on your mobile screen you have to select the fourth option from the list that is storage and data full stop you can identify this option by Pie chart icon that appears beside it in black color. Click on this option once
Step 5- Tap on Auto-Play Videos: In the storage and data menu, you will be provided with various options that can manage how IMO uses your mobile data and storage space.
Among this list, there will be an option for autoplay videos which will be marked as always as per the default IMO setting.
To change this setting you will have to type on autoplay videos once.
Step 6- Tap on Never.Videos will not be played automatically now: After finishing the previous step you will be redirected by the IMO interface to another page.
Here you will be given three options to select about how you want your videos to be played.
You have to change the default always option to Never by clicking on it.
Another option will be only Wi-Fi which will allow videos to be autoclaved only when your phone is connected to the Wi-Fi you can also choose this option depending on what you require.
Once you have changed the autoplay option from always, it will save your mobile storage and mobile data usage as videos will not be automatically played. You will have the option to select the videos that you want to download and watch and can avoid a lot of spam that might be getting cluttered on your mobile phone.