Your youtube watch history is not hidden. If the watch history is not turned off and cleared the existing one, anyone who can have access to your device or account can see it easily. But in some cases, your watch history can be visible even if you turned it off! Want to avoid the embarrassment due to your watch history on youtube? Then continue reading.
I know many of your watch history on youtube may be turned off due to privacy concern. You may think that you are safe and nobody can view your youtube history by doing so. But still it’s watchable in certain cases.
The thing is that your watch history on youtube is visible on your multiple devices;
If you have added multiple google account to your device and used any of them to sign in to your other device.
For example you have added two Google accounts in your YouTube like “[email protected]” and “[email protected]”. Your active youtube account is the former one and the history is turned off for it. So you can’t see any watch history on your device.
Now just imagine you have used the second email address to sign in to your other or partner’s android device. If so, your privacy is at risk. Most probably the second device will show your turned off history there. Also youtube will show suggested videos based on it.
This’s a very important thing about youtube watch history and your privacy. So if this’s the case with you, immediately check your devices. Watch history can be visible even if it turned off!