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How to cancel your YouTube Premium subscription

YouTube Premium offers many features, but if you don’t use them, it’s wise to cancel your paid subscription. We’ll show you how to cancel YouTube Premium on desktop and mobile.

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What to know about canceling YouTube Premium

When you cancel your Premium subscription, YouTube will continue to offer you Premium benefits until the end of your billing cycle.

If you subscribed to Premium from the YouTube app on your iPhone or iPad, you will have to use the last section of this guide to cancel your subscription. This is because you are billed by Apple and not directly by YouTube.

Cancel YouTube Premium on Desktop

On a Windows PC, Mac, Linux, or Chromebook, use YouTube to cancel your premium subscription.

First, open a web browser on your computer and launch YouTube. In the upper-right corner of the site, click on your profile icon.

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In the profile menu that opens, select “Purchases and Memberships”.

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You will be on the page “Purchases and Memberships”. Here, in the sectionPremium” , tap on “Membership Management”.

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section will be expanded.Premium. From this expanded section, select “Deactivation”.

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YouTube will display a message that you can pause instead of canceling your subscription. To proceed with cancellation, click on Continue Cancellation in this message box.

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YouTube will now ask you why you canceled your subscription. Select a reason and then tapthe following.

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You will now see the final prompt before your subscription is actually cancelled. At this prompt, tap “Yes, cancel”.

Warning: at this point, make sure that you really want to cancel your subscription.

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YouTube will cancel your subscription to the premium service and you will not be charged for it. Your benefits will continue until the end of the current billing cycle. You are now all set.

Looking to cancel your YouTube TV subscription as well? It’s also easy to do.

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