How To Watch Age Restricted YouTube Videos Without Signing In [Quick Tip]

You Tube is the Internet’s most popular website where one can watch videos uploaded by users all over the world. With around a billion monthly users, it has a vast variety of user base to cater their needs. Among several such videos uploaded by users, You Tube finds some of them as not appropriate for everyone and flags them as age restricted videos.

How To Watch Age Restricted Videos On YouTube Without Signing In

Age restricted videos require you to sign in first so that Google can determine your age. Google checks the date of birth you provided while creating the Google account. Now, you may find yourself in a situation where you might not want to sign in to your Google account for some reason. Lets say, you are on a public computer and do not want to log in there for security reason and still want to see the video. In this quick tip, I’ll show you how can you watch an age restricted YouTube videos without signing in.

How To Watch Age Restricted Videos On YouTube Without Signing In:

Go to the desired video and look for its URL. It should look something like this:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vhVcc8DfA0M

Notice the bold part “watch?v=” in the above URL? Replace it with v/ or embed/ like this:

http://www.youtube.com/v/vhVcc8DfA0M

or

http://www.youtube.com/embed/vhVcc8DfA0M

And you should be able to see the video without even signing in. The video will be displayed in full screen though.

How To Watch Age Restricted Videos On YouTube Without Signing In

I hope the quick tip have helped you in watching the age restricted videos. Enjoy :)