How to Turn ON or OFF Restricted Mode on YouTube

Be it your desktop or a mobile device, doesn’t matter you are using an iPhone or Android, Youtube videos are one of the most preferred ways of entertainment online. However, being a globally loved platform, the online video streaming space has almost all forms of videos. Some people might find a particular kind of content, which is sensitive or disturbing. If you, too, happen to have such experience and would like to avoid sensitive videos, you can turn ON or OFF restricted mode on YouTube.

How to Enable or Disable Restricted Mode in YouTube on iPhone and Android

  1. Open the YouTube app on your device and tap on the profile at the top right corner.
  2. Tap on the Settings icon.open youtube tap on profile and then tap on settings on iphone
  3. While iPhone users can locate restricted mode on the same page.turn on restricted mode in youtube app on iphone

For Android users, you have to tap on General and then toggle the restricted mode on or off.

How to Enable or Disable Restricted Mode in YouTube on Computer

  1. Open the YouTube Web page and click on your profile located at the top right corner.open youtube and click on profile on mac
  2. Locate and click on the Restricted mode tab at the bottom of the flag the scroll down.click on restricted mode in youtube on mac
  3. Toggle it on or off.enable restricted mode in youtube on mac

How to Turn ON or OFF YouTube Restricted Mode in Mobile Site

  1. Open YouTube.com on your mobile browser. And tap on profile located at the top right corner.
  2. Locate and tap on Settings.open youtube in safari tap on profile and then tap on settings on iphone
  3. Tap on Account and toggle the restricted mode on or off.enable youtube restricted mode in mobile website on iphone

Your video streaming experience is now free from all forms of mature and objectionable content.

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While this write-up was to share how you can enable or disable YouTube restricted mode, we do have other blogs how-to explaining YouTube PiP mode, playing YouTube videos in the background, etc on the website.

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Mayank is a published author and a tech-blogger with over ten years of writing experience for various domains and industries. At iGeeks, he mostly writes about blogs that solve user-problems and guide them on unleashing the full potential of their Apple Device. He can often be found with his headphones on, typing to the rhythm of some country song.