Filter content to TV-Y, TV-Y7 & TV-G shows and G & PG films

Turn on the "Allow TV-Y, TV-G, G, and PG only" setting to filter which programs can be watched on YouTube TV. Once turned on, only TV programs with a rating of TV-Y, TV-Y7, VT-Y7-V7, TV-G, or movies with a rating of G and PG, will be available.

Note: YouTube videos will not be available in YouTube TV while this setting is enabled.

How to turn on this setting

Mobile devices

To turn on this setting in YouTube TV:

  1. Tap your profile picture.
  2. Tap Settings  and then Filter  .
  3. Turn on the Allow TV-Y, TV-G, G, and PG only setting.
Note: This setting turns on the filter for one device only. To turn on "Enable TV-Y, TV-Y7, TV-G, G, and PG only" for several members, turn it on for each device tied to an account.

On your TV

To turn on this setting in YouTube TV on your TV:
  1. Select your profile picture.
  2. Tap Settings  and then Filter  .
  3. Turn on the Enable TV-Y, TV-G, G, and PG only setting.

What you will see in YouTube TV

When you turn on this setting:

  • Programs not rated TV-Y, TV-Y7, YT-Y7-FV, G, and PG will be unavailable, including some network TV shows and all YouTube shows.
  • Programs not rated TV-Y, TV-Y7, YT-Y7-FV, G, and PG won't appear in search results or under "Next" or "Recommended" on a program page.
  • Programs not rated TV-Y, TV-Y7, YT-Y7-FV, G, and PG will be removed from the Home tab and the Library tab. On the Live tab, a channel may still appear but the content will be unplayable and live previews will be turned off. Learn more about unavailable content on YouTube TV.   
Note: This setting turns on the filter for one device only. To turn on "Allow TV-Y, TV-Y7, G, and PG" for several members, turn it on for each device tied to an account.
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