How To Delete Watch Later On Youtube. Explained In Easy Steps.

Hey People, In this article I will share a tutorial on how to delete watch later on Youtube. I have tried to explain all possible methods on how to delete watch later on Youtube.

Basic Details –

As we all know youtube is an application having a lot of content in video format with many functions to give us a better view. Here we are going to discuss the watch later option present on youtube.

The YouTube app has a feature to save videos and watch them another time. The “Watch Later” function is perfect for those who do not have the time to finish a video or stumble across one they did like to watch in the future when they get the time.

But we all have faced issues with the passage of time that we have a lot of videos in the section of watch later which we barely see or delete so here are some of the steps on how to delete watch later on Youtube.

I will try to give you an answer about how to delete watch later on Youtube for both desktop and Youtube App.

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How To Delete Watch Later On Youtube Desktop –

Here are the steps:

  1. On your desktop browser open Youtube web.
  2. Find ‘Watch Later’ playlist.
  3. On the Watch Later playlist page, click the three (3) vertical dots right above the ‘Add Videos’ button.
  4. Click the ‘Add all to…’ option. Create a new playlist and add all the videos to that newly created playlist.
  5. Now, navigate to your (Insert Playlist Created In Step 3 Name Here) playlist and find the three (3) vertical dots again just like in Step 3 above.
  6. Click the dots, select the ‘Add all to…’ option and then UNCHECK the box next to your original ‘Watch Later’ playlist. Now your ‘Watch Later’ playlist is completely empty.
  7. Delete the (Insert Playlist Created In Step 3 Name Here) playlist.

So, these are the steps for how to delete watch later on Youtube. Now let’s have a look at the steps for Youtube mobile app.

How To Delete Watch Later On Youtube mobile app –

On an iPhone, iPad, or Android phone, use the official YouTube app to clear your “Watch Later” list.

Here are the steps:

  1. To do this, first, launch the YouTube app on your phone.
    Open Youtube
  2. In the YouTube app, from the bar at the bottom, select “Library.”
    Click on Library
  3. On the “Library” screen, tap “Watch Later.”
    Click on Watch Later
  4. At the top-right corner of the “Watch Later” screen, tap the three dots.
    Click on 3 dot icon
  5. From the three-dots menu, select “Remove Watched Videos.”
    Click on remove watched videos
  6. And the “Remove Watched Videos” prompt, tap “Remove.”
  7. Click “Remove” in the “Remove Watched Videos” prompt in the YouTube app.

Follow these steps for deleting the watch later list on the Youtube mobile app.

Till now we have shared methods for desktop and mobile apps. Now let me share one more method for how to delete watch later on Youtube, which is extraordinary.

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Delete watch later in bulk

Here are the steps:

  1. Go to Watch Later playlist page.
  2. Start the play all.
  3. Open console by CTRL+SHIFT+J or right click to inspect then goto console tab.
  4.  Run this below code.

    var items = $(‘body’).querySelectorAll(‘#top-level-buttons-computed button[aria-label=”Delete”]’);
    function deleteWL(i) {
    setInterval(function() {
     items[i].click();
      }, 500);
    }
    for (var i = 0; i < 1; ++i)
    deleteWL(i);

I think we have shared all possible methods. Read out the final words about this method in the section below.

Final Words –

Since mass deletion isn’t YouTube’s thing, the final solution you saw here could be your best option. If there aren’t that many videos to remove, you can do it manually by the above two steps you find in the same article.

I hope that the article gives the way to solve your problem. If you have any questions ask us in the comments below.

Happy Androiding…

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