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 tap Accounts Add to playlist  to add a new account to your device.

Sign out 

Signing out of the YouTube app on Android will sign your account out from all Google apps on the device (like Maps and Gmail). You’ll need to enter your password to log back in. If you don’t want to sign out of the device, you can browse YouTube privately while Incognito
  1. Tap your profile picture .
  2. At the top, tap your account name.
  3. Tap Manage accounts.
  4. Tap on the account you’d like to remove from your device.
  5. Tap Remove account.
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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