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How to Clear or Delete Search (Watch) History on YouTube

YouTube is the most powerful platform in the world to watch movies, TV shows, web series, trailers, teasers, etc. Besides this, users can follow channels to stay updated about their videos. YouTube videos are typed below various genres like educational, tips, and lots more. It has the largest collection of videos contents and the users could find for the videos. YouTube stores whole your searches and watch-histories in a database to give you recommendations. This is also managing to re-watch the videos at some time later. If you do not need to store your history on your YouTube account, then it is possible to clear or remove it. You could easily delete History on Youtube with simple procedures on Android, iPhone, Windows and other devices. Now is how to clean history on YouTube.

How to Clear/Delete History on YouTube?

YouTube is a multi-platform app and history could be cleared on the phone as well as desktop. Jump into the respective section under.

How to Delete History on YouTube in Android Phone?

Follow the guidelines given under to delete history (search as well as watch history).

A. To clear/delete entire history on YouTube Android app,

Step(1) aside if the Apps column, launch the YouTube app on your smartphone..

Step(2) pick on the Profile icon from the top-right corner.

How to Delete History on YouTube

Step(3) choose Settings option from the drop-down menu.

Step(4) Android users want to pick on History & privacy.

 Step(5) Afterwards, pick on Clear Watch History option.

Step(6) When prompted, you shall pick OK button.

Step(7) Tap Clear search history option just under Clear watch history.

Step(8) On the prompt message, you should push the Clear Search History option.

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B. To clear individual search history,

Step(1) push the Search or magnifier icon as if the home screen.

Step(2) Just tap and hold the suggested search result afterwards to History icon.

Step(3) On the pop-up, hit Remove.

How to clear History on YouTube in iOS?

The section under will let you clear search and watch the history of YouTube on iPhone/iPad.

A. Clear individual history on YouTube App.

Step(1) To start the YouTube app on the iOS device.

Step(2) pick on the Search/magnifier icon.

Step(3) You should here swipe left on the search entry you need to clear.

Step(4) pick on Delete option.

B. To clear search history on YouTube App,

Step(1) To start the YouTube app on the iPhone/iPad.

Step(2) Remain to pick on the profile icon.

Step(3) choose the Settings option.

Step(4) select History & privacy and then click on Clear search history to delete search history and pick on Clear Watch History to remove watch histories.

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Alternative Methods on Android and iOS Smart Phones

A. To clear search history On Mobile Site,

Step(1) visit the Library tab and select History.

Step(2) choose the Search history option.

Step(3) pick on “Clear All Search History” option to remove the whole search history.

Note: To delete entire search history, skip (3) and click on Clear all.

B. To clear watch history On Mobile Site,

Step(1) To start YouTube web version on your phone.

Step(2) Direct to Library tab and click History.

Step(3) choose Clear all watch history option.

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How to Clear/Delete History on YouTube in PC?

Those managing YouTube on PC can follow the procedure to clear find and watch history.

A. To clear entire watch history on YouTube PC,

Step(1) To start YouTube app or else launch on the browser.

Step(2) From the left pane, pick the History option.

Step(3) On the History enter on the right pane, select Watch History.

Step(4) pick on Clear All Watch History on the right pane.

Step(5) On the prompt, select Clear Watch History.

B. To clear/delete individual watch history on PC,

  • Located the cursor on the video you want to remove and click on “X” mark.

C. To clear search history on YouTube PC,

Step(1) On YouTube home screen, pick History option from the left pane.

Step(2) below History Type on the right pane, select Search history.

Step(3) hit on Clear All Search History option.

Step(4) On the prompt, pick the Clear Search History option.

D. If you want to clear individual search history on YouTube PC,

  • Push the “X” next to any search history list below Search history in the middle pane.

Clearing history on YouTube is such a simple task if you follow the procedures given in the under section.

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