Viewing history

Find videos you recently watched by clicking Watch History on the left side of the YouTube homepage or Guide when you’re signed in.

To see what you previously searched for on YouTube, check out your search history. Learn how to manage your search history.

Delete watch history

Here are some ways to manage your watch history:

  • Select individual videos to remove by using the check boxes and clicking Remove
  • Delete your entire history with the Clear all watch history button
  • Pause your history by clicking the Pause watch history button. Any videos you watch when your history is paused will not show up in your watch history.

Detailed watch history won’t appear unless you're signed in, but you can still delete your history by clicking Clear all watch history.