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How to Delete Search History on YouTube
Tips While you're at it, you might also want to clear your browser's history. This will open your YouTube home page if you're logged in. To view or delete what you've previously watched on YouTube, check out your watch history. You go to the video you want to remove, then press the "like" button again. YouTube History In other languages:

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How to Clear YouTube Watch History & Search History

You can access your watch history within the YouTube app via the instructions below. This includes videos that you have watched while signed in to the YouTube app on mobile devices, as well as youtube.

It also includes videos you've watched in a YouTube player on other websites while signed in to Google Chrome. To clear or pause your watch history, while on your History page, tap on the top Menu. Even when you're signed out, YouTube improves your recommendations based on the videos you watch on that device. You can clear or pause the history from your device -- see the instructions above for each device to learn how.

View our other articles for more information about search history , removing recommended content , and improving your recommendations.

Help Center Get support YouTube. View, delete, or pause watch history signed in YouTube watch history makes it easy to find videos you recently watched and improves your video recommendations.

To see a comprehensive view of all of your activity across YouTube apps, as well as control your saved activity, visit My Activity. View our other articles for more information about watch history , removing recommended content , and improving your recommendations. Help Center Get support YouTube. View or delete search history If you're trying to find a particular video you have searched for in the past, search history may help.

Your YouTube and Google search history also influence the recommendations that you see on your Home How to manage your search history. You can access your search history within the YouTube app via the instructions below.

Your search history is also saved in your Google Account if search history is turned on. To view and control your saved activity, visit My Activity. Tap the YouTube app, which resembles a white triangle on a red background. This will open your YouTube home page if you're logged in. If you aren't logged in, enter your email address or phone number and password to continue. It's in the top-right corner of the screen. If you don't have a profile picture, this icon will resemble a person's head and shoulders, or the first letter of your name on a colored background.

This option is near the middle of the drop-down menu. Scroll down and tap Clear watch history. This will remove all of the videos you've watched from your YouTube history. On Android, instead tap OK when prompted. Tap Clear search history. It's just below the Clear watch history option. This will clear any searches you've made from your YouTube history. Your YouTube history is now squeaky-clean. Again, on Android, tap OK here instead. If you aren't logged into YouTube, click Sign in in the top-right corner of the screen and enter your email address or phone number and password.

This tab is usually on the left side of the YouTube home page.

View, delete, or pause watch history (signed in)