How to Delete a Playlist on Youtube

Author: Ritikaa | Guide: YouTube |

After creating a playlist if you do not want that playlist anymore in the YouTube app, then you can easily delete a playlist on Youtube.

The playlists are saved in the Library section of the Youtube app. Along with playlists, watch later videos are also present in the library section only. You can easily delete Watch Later videos on the YouTube app. In this article, let's learn how to delete a playlist on Youtube in just 6 very easy steps.

How to Remove a Playlist from Youtube

Delete a Playlist on Youtube in 6 Steps

Step-1 Open Youtube App: Let's start with opening the Youtube app. You can open the Youtube app on either:

  • Mobile device
  • Or desktop (PC or Laptop)
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Step-2 Tap on 'Library': After the Youtube app opens up, you will see the Library section. It is in the bottom right corner of the screen. You have to click on the 'Library' section.

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Step-3 Now, tap on the Playlist: From the library section, you will the Playlist option. So, now click on 'Playlist'.

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Step-4 Click on the three-dot icon: After going to the 'Playlist' section, in the top right corner of the screen you will see a three-dot option as shown in the picture below. Just click on that three-dot option.

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Step-5 Click on 'Delete Playlist': Choose the 'Delete Playlist' option from the list.

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Step-6 Click on 'Delete': Now, simply click on 'DELETE' and that playlist will be deleted.

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Can We Also Delete A Single video From the Playlist?

Any user of the YouTube app can delete a single video from a playlist.

If you do not want to delete the complete playlist but only a single video from that playlist, then you are allowed to do that. You just have to click on the three-dot option from the right side of the video. After that, 'Remove from Playlist'. The video will then be removed from the playlist.

After Deleting a Playlist By Mistake, Can we Restore It Back?

No, a YouTube playlist is always permanently deleted. Therefore, it can not be restored back.

If you want that playlist again, then you have to create the playlist all over again following the same steps as earlier. And then, you can add the videos that you want to that playlist.

How Can We Make a Playlist On The Youtube App?

It is very easy to make a YouTube playlist.

You just have to follow the following simple steps in order to make a playlist on YouTube:

  • Open YouTube.
  • Search for the video.
  • Tap on the video to open it.
  • Click on the save icon to save the video.
  • Then click on the new playlist.
  • Now, enter the name of the playlist.
  • Click on 'Create'.

Your playlist is now created. You can add ask many videos as you want to that playlist.

is It Possible To Delete your Youtube Watch History?

Yes, you can delete the YouTube watch history in the following steps to maintain the privacy of your data:

  • open Youtube.
  • Go to your profile.
  • Then, click on 'Settings'.
  • Now, go to the 'History and privacy' section.
  • Click on 'Clear watch history '.
  • Finally, click on 'CLEAR WATCH HISTORY' to confirm.

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