Video Pins will appear in your home feed and search results. Include the words "video" or "videos" in your search to see relevant video content. Tap any video to watch it.

Manage autoplay settings

Video Pins will play on your desktop when they're halfway on the screen. Sound may play when you open a video Pin based on your browser settings.

To stop videos from playing automatically on your desktop, you can edit your settings:

  • Log into your Pinterest account
  • Click the directional chevron down icon in the top-right corner of your screen
  • Click Settings
  • Click Privacy and data from the left-side navigation
  • Click the box next to Autoplay videos on desktop to uncheck the box
  • Click Save
  • Video Pins will play on your mobile device when they're 50% in view. To watch the video in a larger view, tap the Pin. Sound will play from the opened video Pin based on your device settings. You can update your mobile settings so videos will not play automatically.

  • Open the Pinterest app and log into your Pinterest account
  • Tap your profile picture in the bottom-right corner of the screen
  • Tap the directional chevron down icon in the top-right corner
  • Tap Settings
  • Tap Privacy & data
  • Toggle the switch next to Autoplay videos on cellular data to turn it off
  • Video Pins will play on your mobile device when they're 50% in view. To watch the video in a larger view, tap the Pin. Sound will play from the opened video Pin based on your device settings. You can update your mobile settings so videos will not play automatically.

  • Open the Pinterest app and log into your Pinterest account
  • Tap your profile picture in the bottom-right corner of the screen
  • Tap the directional chevron down icon in the top-right corner
  • Tap Settings
  • Tap Privacy & data
  • Toggle the switches next to Autoplay videos on cellular data and Autoplay videos on Wi-Fi to turn each one off
  • Upload a video

    If you have a business account, you can upload video Pins directly to Pinterest.

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