Send and receive private messages
Here’s how to send private messages and comments to other people on YouTube:
- Visit the channel of the person you want to send a private message to. (Click their username beneath one of their videos, or visit youtube.com/user/(username)).
- Click About
- Click the Send message button
To read private messages that you’ve received:
Go to your channel Video Manager
- Click Community and then Inbox in the sidebar on the left
Receive email notifications when somebody sends you a private message.