How to Delete Shows From YouTube TV Library

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Along with YouTube, Google also offers YouTube TV, a streaming service platform with more than 85 channels for entertainment, news, sports, and more.

With a single subscription package, six people can access multiple channels that broadcast sports events such as NBA, NFL, and MBL, as well as news, kid's programming, entertainment, and more.

In addition to the huge variety of channels, YouTube TV offers multiple features that allow users to have greater flexibility when using the platform.

For instance, users can record and add programs to their YouTube TV libraries and watch their favorite shows at any part of the day.

Users can also delete the recorded shows and programs from their libraries to have more organized space and add new ones whenever possible.

With that being said, this how-to will go through the steps of deleting old TV recordings on YouTube TV.

How to remove programs from the YouTube TV library

How to delete recording through the website:

  • On the program page, click the remove option (the check-mark) next to the title to remove the program.
  • Removing a program from your library means that upcoming and current airings will no longer be recorded. Your recorded programs will be available until they expire.

How to delete through the app:

  • Open the YouTube TV app on your phone.
  • Tap on ‘Library’.
  • Find the show or movie you want to delete.
  • Tap to access the show and tap on the check mark icon to remove it from the library.

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How much storage does YouTube TV have?

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Among the most frequently asked questions about YouTube TV is how much storage it offers when it comes to saving Youtube videos, shows, and movies.

The good news is that users can save as many TV shows as they wish. YouTube TV offers unlimited DVR storage space.

Furthermore, when downloading and saving shows, you should be aware that recording does not take up space on your device, but you must be connected to the internet in order to see recorded programs.

YouTube TV usually has episodes that will air in the next two weeks; you can find them there. Even if there are no upcoming episodes of a show, it will remain in your library. As long as you are subscribed to YouTube TV, live TV recordings will stay in your library for the next nine months.

How to view YouTube watch history on Smart TVs

  • Launch your YouTube TV app.
  • Navigate to the ‘Library tab’.
  • Then tap on ‘History’.

Wrapping Up

YouTube TV is a great streaming platform that many users enjoy using.

The platform offers multiple features, numerous shows, and channels that broadcast different engaging and useful content.

But the best thing about YouTube TV is the unlimited storage, meaning that users can save as many shows and recording as they need.

Users can also delete some of the recorded shows to have a better overlook of the content they are watching. Therefore, you can use this guide to learn how to remove shows and programs you no longer need.

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