How to Pause or Delete YouTube History

YouTube is a great Media site where users can get different types of content like TV shows clips, video clips, music videos, short films, documentary films, movie trailers, live streaming, video blogging, educational video, audio recording, etc. It offers a wide variety of corporate media and user-generated video to the user. YouTube allows its user to upload, view, rate, share, report, add to favorite and comment on videos.

There will be many reasons for deleting YouTube Watch and Search history. Some peoples are worrying about that search engines are obtaining identifying information about them. If this also disturbs you, you can clear your YouTube watch and search history; it will keep your information to the minimum and prevent others from finding out too much about you. YouTube also gives you video recommendations according to your watch and search history, deleting your YouTube history will control this.

By just following these steps you can Pause and Delete your YouTube history. You can do this both in your mobile phone and on your PC.

How to delete YouTube’s watch and search history through your PC?

  1. Open YouTube into your PC.
  2. Go to your YouTube Profile Icon in the top-right corner.
  3. Click ‘Setting’ from the Menu.
  4. Click on ‘History.’
  5. Select the type of History which you want to delete.
  6. Choose ‘Pause watch history’ to pause your YouTube watch and search history and choose ‘Clear all watch History’ for delete all history.
  7. Confirm with ‘Clear watch History’ into the pop-up.

How to delete and Pause YouTube’s watch and search history on your mobile?

It is also effortless to do this on your mobile phone.

  1. Open YouTube app.
  2. Click on your ‘Profile/Avatar Icon’ in the top-right corner.
  3. Select ‘History & privacy’ into the Popup menu.
  4. For pausing your Watch or search history, touch the ‘sliding button’ for one or both according to your choice.
  5. Select your option which type of history (watch history or search history) you want to clear.
  6. Confirm your action.

YouTube is a very useful tool for learning and entertainment. But sometimes it will irritate you by giving unnecessary recommendations. Clearing your YouTube history is helpful in preventing you from this.

Jeniffer Leio is a Microsoft Office expert and has been working in the technical industry since 2002. As a technical expert, Jeniffer Leio written technical blogs, manuals, white papers, and reviews for many websites such as office.com/setup.

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