The YouTube app is available on many smart TVs and game consoles. You can sign in to the app, view your subscribed channels, search for content and use your mobile device as a remote.
While the YouTube app is available on lots of devices,
the navigation described here is currently only available on select devices. It will be available on more devices soon.
Find your way around the app
Switch between accounts on your TV
In the YouTube app on your TV, you can sign in to multiple accounts and easily switch between these accounts. Members of your household can add their own accounts, and guests can sign in to a Guest account. Guest accounts allow you to use YouTube on your TV while signed out, and any actions you take won't affect your account's recommendations.
Save videos to playlists
You can add videos to playlists that you've already created on other devices. Learn more about how to Create & manage playlists
To save videos to a playlist:
- On the watch page, click More .
- Click Save .
- Select the playlist that you'd like to save the video to.
Access your Library
From the Library tab
, you can find your History, My videos, Watch later, Purchases
Update your Settings
To access your account settings, select Settings
in the left-side navigation. In Settings
, you can change the sound, auto-play, contrast, Restricted mode and link your TV to your mobile device.
Use a second device as your remote control
You can use your phone, tablet or computer as a remote control. Learn how to link your device
to use with the YouTube app on your TV.
Troubleshooting & feedback
Send feedback to YouTube
We're always looking to improve our products, and we appreciate your feedback. To submit feedback on the new product experience, go to https://www.youtube.com/tv_feedback
from a phone, tablet or laptop.