Sign in & out of YouTube

Log in to access your subscriptions, playlists, uploads, purchases, history and more. Learn how to create a Google Account.

Getting started | How and why to sign in to YouTube and create a YouTube channel


  1. Tap Account .
  2. Tap Sign in.
  3. Select an existing account, or sign in with your account.

Sign out 

  1. Tap your profile picture .
  2. Tap your account name.
  3. Tap Use YouTube signed out.

Remove your Account

  1. Tap your profile picture 
  2. At the top, tap your account name.
  3. Tap Manage accounts on this device.
  4. Tap Remove from this device under the account you wish to remove.

You'll get a brief notification at the bottom of the screen that lets you know you've signed out of the app.

The YouTube app requires a Google Account for sign-in. If you can't sign in to your account, check out our accounts troubleshooting guide.
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