Episodes aren't playing automatically

When you watch TV shows with multiple episodes, you can choose whether to automatically play the next episode. If Autoplay isn't working on your device, follow the steps below:

Make sure Autoplay is supported on your device

Autoplay is available on many popular devices, including:

  • Most Smart TVs, Blu-ray players, and set-top boxes, and 2014 or newer devices

  • Android OS 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) or later

  • Apple iPad 2 or later running Netflix app version 8.0.0 or later and streaming over Wi-Fi

  • Apple iPhone 4S or later running Netflix app version 8.0.0 or later and streaming over Wi-Fi

  • Apple TV

  • Chromecast

  • Mac/Windows computer

  • Netflix App for Windows 8

  • Netflix App for Windows 10

  • PlayStation 3

  • PlayStation 4

  • PlayStation 5

  • Xbox 360

  • Xbox One

  • Xbox Series X/S

If you don't have one of these devices, use a different one to use Autoplay.

Enable Autoplay

From a web browser, go to your Account page.

  1. Open the Profile & Parental Controls settings for the profile you want to manage.

  2. Next to Playback settings, select Change.

  3. Check the option to Autoplay next episode in a series on all devices.

  4. Select Save.

Note:
 Your device may require a refresh to pick up the updated settings. To refresh:
– Switch to another profile, then switch back.
– Or, sign out of your device and and sign back in.

Restart your device

  1. Unplug your device from power for at least 1 minute.

  2. Plug your device back in.

  3. Turn your device back on.

  4. Try Netflix again.