Parental settings for YouTube Kids on TV

Control your child’s YouTube Kids on TV experience with Parental Settings. You can access Parental Settings at any time by following these steps:

  1. Tap the lock icon  in the top corner of any page in the app.
  2. Read and enter the numbers that appear.

Search controls

If you would like to restrict your child’s experience to a more limited set of content, you can turn off Search using the Parental Settings. Please keep in mind that regardless of the status of Search in your app, there is a chance that your child will find content that you don’t want them to watch.
To turn Search on or off, go to Parental Settings and toggle Search on or off. 
If you turn Search off, the Watch and Search history in your app will be cleared. This will reset Recommended videos and Watch it again. Learn more about Search in YouTube Kids.

Clear watch and search history

Clear your watch and search history, and reset recommended videos and Watch it again
  1. Go to Parental Settings.
  2. Select Clear history.
  3. Select OK to save changes.

Pause watch and search history

When you turn on Pause history, the YouTube Kids app will stop using videos you watch or terms you search as signals for Recommended videos and Watch it again
  1. Go to Parental Settings.
  2. Select Pause History to toggle history on and off. 

Privacy and Terms

YouTube Kids’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Service can be accessed at any time. Go to Parental Settings and select Privacy and Terms
You can also go directly to the Privacy Policy and Terms of Service. To read YouTube Kids’s Privacy Policy, go to in any browser. To read YouTube Kids’s Terms of Service, go to in any browser. 
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