Advanced search (Filters)

When you search for videos and other content on YouTube, you can refine your search by using advanced filters.

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YouTube app

How to filter searches on the YouTube iOS app

You can filter videos by factors like upload date, view count, and duration.

  1. Open the YouTube app.
  2. Tap Search  .
  3. Enter a search term.
  4. When the results show, tap Filter filter results .
  5. Select the search filters you want to add like Upload Date, View Count, and Closed Captioned.

Mobile site

You can filter by Upload Date and Category.
  1. Go to
  2. Tap Search  .
  3. Enter a search term.
  4. Tap Filter filter results . 
  5. Tap the Down arrows below the search box. 
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