How to Turn off Restricted Mode on Youtube

Welcome to a tutorial on turning off restricted mode on youtube in 2018. If the restricted mode is turned on, your Youtube viewing experience will be pretty different to when it’s turned off. You will miss out on any videos that contain explicit language or have adult topics. It’s a good idea to turn off restricted mode if it’s on so that you can enjoy all of Youtube content. I will show you how to do it on both Mobile and Desktop Youtube.

Watch the video below, or keep scrolling to read how to do it.

How To Turn off Youtube Restricted Mode on Mobile:

On the Home Page of the Youtube app, click on the settings button, which looks like 3 vertical dots.

Now Click on “Settings”

Inside settings, click on Restricted mode filtering.

Make sure that the restricted mode is set to “don’t filter”.

youtube restricted mode don't filter

and that is it, on your mobile device, Youtube restricted mode will now be turned off. Easy right?

How To Turn Off Youtube Restricted Mode on Desktop:

doing this on the desktop version of youtube is extremely easy. All you have to do is visit the Youtube Home page and scroll all the way down to the bottom of the page. In the Page’s Footer, you should see a button saying ” Restricted Mode”, click this and choose the option to turn it off. Once you do this the page will reload and you will be on a unrestricted version of youtube.

youtube desktop restricted mode

That draws an end to this easy tutorial. If you have any questions, please leave a comment below, or visit our Youtube channel and leave us a comment.