Change video privacy settings in the YouTube Studio app

The info below is about the YouTube Studio mobile app. Learn more about changing a YouTube video's privacy settings with your computer or on the YouTube app.

When you upload a video, by default it’s set as a "Public" video, which means that anybody can view it. You can use the YouTube Studio app to easily change the privacy settings of your videos.

  1. Open the YouTube Studio app .
  2. From the bottom menu, tap Content .
  3. Select the video you want to edit. 
  4. Tap Edit.
  5. Tap Visibility and choose Public, Unlisted, or Private.
    • Public: Anyone at YouTube can view public videos. They can also be shared with anyone using YouTube.
    • Unlisted: Unlisted videos and playlists can be viewed and shared by anyone with the link. 
    • Private: Private videos and playlists can be seen by you and whomever you choose.
  6. Tap Save.

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