Troubleshoot video monetization

If you've enabled monetization for your YouTube channel, you may see one of the following monetization icons next to your video. This troubleshooter is designed to help you understand that monetization icon.

Which icon do you see next to your video?

  • There is no monetization icon next to my video

Did you enable all ad formats for your video?

  • No (or I don't know)
  • Yes

Are advertisements allowed to be shown alongside your videos?

  • No (or I don't know)
  • Yes

Have you disabled any ad-blocking features for your browser?

  • No (or I don't know)
  • Yes

Do you see a caption that explains how many days you have left to provide YouTube information?

  • Yes
  • No

What message do you see when you hover over this button?

  • Under review
  • Monitoring for possible review