The YouTube video platform allows you to view videos of all kinds, whether they are music videos, about a tutorial that interests you, curiosities, etc. Everything you can imagine you can see, but those people who share our team will also have access to them, for this reason today we bring you how to block YouTube channels and videos.
It is impressive, the number of videos that are uploaded on this YouTube platform on a daily basis and the number of videos that you can watch. When you make a playback, even if you delete the history , it offers you video suggestions that automatically appear. But how to avoid these suggestions and not show me videos that I don’t like?
Because, there is also the possibility that you want to block some channels because they contain material that you simply do not like. It could also be a music video that is a bit risque and you don’t want your kids to watch. Whatever the case, you have the possibility to configure the options of this platform to block channels and videos.
How to block YouTube channels and videos
The steps that we are going to teach you below, you can not only block channels that you do not want to see. You can also report the content of other videos that you understand, that do not have appropriate content for you or for your children. This short tutorial is aimed at those people who are offended by these videos.
To begin, we are going to show you how you can perform this operation by logging in from a personal computer. The first thing you are going to do is enter the YouTube platform and you must enter the profile of the channel where the video to be blocked or reported is produced. Once you are in the profile, you must look for the tab that says More information.
You can locate it in the upper right part, next to comments, you must select it by making a clip on it. This option will take you to a new window where you will find the channel information, here you must look for the icon in the form of a flag. By making a clip on that icon, different options for reporting content will be displayed.
It will show you three options, which are Block user, Report channel header and Report channel icon. For our channel you must select the option Block user, a dialog box appears that says.
If you block this user, you will not be able to leave comments on the videos you have uploaded. And then you must press the Send button.
And in this way you will have permanently blocked this user, but you will always have the option to unblock it by performing the same operation that you did to block it.
How to block YouTube channels and videos from your mobile
To carry out this step you must enter the YouTube platform and enter the profile of the channel where the video that you do not want to continue appearing appears. Having done this and being in your profile, you go to the upper right and select the icon that has three dots. By pressing there, several options will appear.
Among the options that you will get are Share, Block user, Settings, Watch on TV, Terms and privacy policies and Help and comments. From all these options you must select the option to Block user. When you press another box appears and you must select Block, and thus it will be blocked.
It is possible that after having performed this action on our mobile phones, the video will continue to appear. In those cases you must proceed as follows, first you locate yourself in the video and in its upper right part you will find three points. You are going to press them and it will present you with a series of options.
Here you can select between Don’t care, Save to watch later, Save to a playlist, Share, Report. In our case, we are going to select the option I am not interested in. The video will be removed immediately, but you will see two Undo options and tell us why. You are going to select the option Tell us the reason.
When you do this, three more options appear, I have already watched the video, I don’t like the video and I’m not interested in this channel and you select to block YouTube channels and videos .