Helpful tips

If you use Google Chrome or Firefox to browse the Internet, you can mute the sound for any website that auto plays a video or any type of audio advertisement that you don’t want to hear. Move your mouse up to the tab at the top of your browser and right-click with your mouse on the tab. On the pop-up menu that appears, left click on “Mute tab” and all audio will be muted for the current website and any other website you visit in that same browser tab.

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