Google recently enabled the all-new feature to the world most popular platform to share and stream videos, it’s the Incognito Mode in Youtube app. The new feature is only available for the Android platform only, with no much information about the iOS launch. The new Incognito Mode in Youtube works in a similar way as the Google Chrome Incognito Mode. Herein the new feature, you can stream video without getting tracked yourself in the History list. The new Incognito Mode on Youtube lets the user stream or search videos without getting signed in the Youtube app, it works as an all-new app, with no more suggestions related to the earlier watched video. You can access the Youtube, not fully, but only the home page, and the trending page only. Here, we will tell you about, how to turn On Incognito Mode on Youtube.
The incognito mode in Youtube cannot guarantee complete privacy as your ISP and organization can still record what you are browsing. Apart from that, you cannot browse the Subscription tab, your Library tab or the inbox tab while incognito. And if you want to add a video to your library, you can’t do that while in the YouTube incognito mode. For videos that have mature content and require a sign-in to confirm age, you can’t view them. While this all sounds pretty obtrusive, YouTube privacy has a simple solution
How to turn On Incognito Mode in Youtube
STEP 1 –
First of all, open the Youtube app on your Android device, before trying to turn on Incognito Mode in Youtube, make sure that you have already updated the Youtube app from Play store. If not visit the link below to update now.
STEP 2 –
After opening the Youtube app on your device, tap on your Youtube profile photo in the top right corner of the Youtube homepage.
STEP 3 –
This will show a number of options related to your account, and here you will also find the option to enable the Incognito Mode in Youtube, tap on Turn On Incognito to continue.
If you have done all the above, you can access the Youtube app in the Incognito Mode and access the Youtube without getting in the History list, this works same as the Incognito mode in the Google Chrome browser.
How to turn Off Incognito Mode in Youtube
After you turn On Incognito Mode in Youtube app, you will see the Incognito icon at the top right in place of your profile picture. You need to tap on the Incognito icon at the top right corner of the Youtube app to continue.
Here, you will get a number of options, including Settings. Here, simply tap on the Turn Off Incognito option to disable the Incognito mode and return to the normal streaming.
This is all about the new Incognito mode in Youtube and how to turn on Incognito mode in any app.