Home    YouTube    How To Delete a YouTube Channel Permanently

How To Delete a YouTube Channel Permanently

By Hamid

Updated on January 24, 2022

How To Delete a YouTube Channel Permanently

Do you have an unwanted YouTube channel and want to get rid of it? Want to know how to delete your main YouTube account? If you would like to delete a YouTube channel or a YouTube account, then you can easily do so.

For whatever reason you may have, deleting a YouTube channel or YouTube account has become more easier now than ever before. You can now delete any unwanted YouTube channel and its content easily in a few easy simple steps. Just keep in mind that deleting your channel is permanent and can't be reversed, and also keep in mind that deleting your YouTube channel will permanently delete your content, including videos, comments, messages, playlists, and history.

In this easy step by step guide, you'll Learn how to delete your YouTube channel permanently without deleting Google account on both phone and computer/laptop.

Are you ready? If so, let's get started!

1. How to Delete YouTube Channel on Phone ?

1

Open the YouTube app on your Android or iPhone device and log into your account, if you haven't logged in already.

2

Tap the profile icon, then tap the right arrow as shown below and select the channel you want to delete.

Switch account YouTube
3

Tap your profile icon again, then tap Manage your Google Account.

Manage your Google Account
4

Next, tap Data & privacy.

Data & privacy
5

Scroll down to the Download or delete your data section and tap Delete a Google service.

Delete a Google service
6

If prompted to enter your Google account password, enter it, then tap Next.

7

Tap the bin icon next to YouTube to continue the process of deleting your YouTube channel.

Delete YouTube Channel - Bin Icon
8

If prompted to enter your Google account password once more, enter it, then tap Next.

9

Select I want to permanently delete my content.

I want to permanently delete my content YouTube app
10

Before you delete your YouTube channel permanently, read everything carefully. If you agree, check the box(s) and tap Delete my content. Remember, deleting your YouTube channel will permanently delete your videos, comments, messages, playlists, and history.

DELETE MY CONTENT YouTube App
11

Type in your channel name (If you're deleting a brand account) or e-mail address (If you're deleting your main YouTube account), then tap Delete my content.

DELETE MY CONTENT

Now your YouTube channel will be deleted in a few minutes.

YouTube channel permanently deleted

That's it! That's how you delete your YouTube Channel permanently on phone. If you'd like to delete a YouTube channel on computer/laptop, please follow the steps described below.

2. How to Delete Your YouTube Channel (Desktop) ?

1

Sign in to your YouTube account.

2

Click the channel icon at the top right corner, then click YouTube Studio.

YouTube Studio
3

From the YouTube Studio page, click the channel icon once more, then click Switch Accounts and select the channel you want to delete.

4

Next, click Settings in the left side.

YouTube Channel Settings
5

In the popup window, click on Channel, then click Advanced Settings.

YouTube Channel Advanced Settings
6

Next, scroll down to the bottom of the page and click Remove YouTube Content.

Remove YouTube Content
7

You will be asked to re-enter your password in order to continue. Enter your password, then click NEXT.

Enter your Google-password
8

Click I want to permanently delete my content.

I want to permanently delete my content
9

In this step, you'll need to read everything carefully. If you agree, tick the box(s) and press DELETE MY CONTENT. Remember, deleting your YouTube channel will permanently delete your videos, comments, messages, playlists, and history.

DELETE MY CONTENT YouTube
10

Type in your channel name (If you're deleting a brand account) or email address (If you're deleting your main YouTube account) then press DELETE MY CONTENT.

Confirm YouTube Channel Deletion

That's it! Your YouTube channel will be deleted in a few minutes.

YouTube Channel Has Been Successfully Deleted

That's how you delete your YouTube channel on a computer or laptop.

If you have any question regarding this post, just let me know in the comments below or send me a message on my Facebook page! I will be more than glad to help you out! 🙂

You may also like